A feature-length documentary, exploring the new music and social phenomenon of chanting, MANTRA: Sounds into Silence shares the stories of people finding healing and a sense of inner peace by singing mantras together with others just like them. It’s a film about spirituality not religion, and about people reconnecting with their true selves and with others.
Mantra - Sounds into Silence is a feature-length documentary, that explores the new music and social phenomenon of chanting. It showcases both intimate Kirtan gatherings and large concert performances by artists like Deva Premal & Miten, Manose, Krishna Das, Snatam Kaur, Jai Uttal, MC Yogi, Lama Gyurme, Stephan Rechtschaffen, C.C. White, Dave Stringer, Mirabai Ceiba, Anand Semalty, Gaura Vani, Nina Rao, The Mayapuris, Yogi Amritram among others. We also learn about the artists paths to chanting and we hear in depth stories from some of the many people who have benefited from kirtan. It’s a film about spirituality not religion, it’s about people reconnecting with their true selves and finding ways to navigate through life more peacefully.
Winner Director's Choice Illuminate Film Festival 2017
Winner Documentary Feature World Cinema MAUI Film Festival 2017
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