“I am undone by this film… it lands in the mind, at least to this reviewer, with an impact reminiscent of seeing 1982’s Koyaanisqatsi for the first time… Shen’s In Pursuit of Silence incessantly inspires and sometimes takes the breath away and can even accomplish both at once.” -Austin Chronicle Read the whole review here.
Last November the U.S. Embassy in Haiti invited us to Haiti for a week-long screening tour which included an epic and historic showing in the village of La Source. CNN accompanied us on the trip for a 6-minute segment that premiered today, the fifth anniversary of the earthquake. Watch it here. Here’s how Patrick summed […]
We’re about a third the way through production on our latest film and we’re excited to share a glimpse of what we’ve captured in this first trailer for the film. Please share with your networks and help us spread the word, thank you! We recommend watching in full screen HD and with a good pair […]
Up until now, this 30-minute documentary about the making of Flight from Death was only available as a bonus feature on the DVD. Now watch the incredible story behind the film that totally blew your mind for free. In it, you’ll hear about the trials of making the film and hear additional commentary from the […]
The film is now available on HULU. Watch here.
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Wednesday @ 7pm (TONIGHT) November 7, 2012 ArcLight Cinemas – Hollywood Click to purchase tickets Thursday @ 7:30pm (TOMORROW) November 8, 2012 Landmark Theater – West LA Click to RSVP Q&A with Josue Lajeunesse & the filmmakers will follow both screenings.
“After watching the film, you come to respect this custodial wisdom, and you recognize that we each have learned lessons from our varied experiences and have a story to tell. Each story is as important a thread in our collective tapestry as the next, and what we do to earn a paycheck does not add […]
It’s official: Our latest film “The Philosopher Kings” can now be seen on Hulu for FREE and has been one of the most watched documentaries since its launch! If you’ve already seen it, there are still many ways that you can support us on Hulu: 1) Watch it again! 2) Share the link with friends/family […]
“I remember feeling like the scope of the film kept expanding with every month that went by. The more time we had to think about the movie, the more we wanted to include in it and the more ambitious we became.”
“It’s easy to assume that society’s often most underappreciated workers — people like janitors, fry cooks, garbage collectors and security guards — don’t have much to say about life. But… those assumptions couldn’t be more off-base.”
“It shows real people and real stories, which is why it’s so powerful and inspirational.”
“Filmmakers Patrick Shen and Greg Bennick call this connection between the audience and Evener an example of going from living in a two-dimentional world to living in a three-dimensional one.”
“The response was overwhelming… A sea of read shirts, standing ovations at both screenings, some of the custodians in tears.”
“fascinating through and through”