Audiences embarked on a global journey of spirituality with Sacred, tracing religious rituals at birth, adolescence, marriage, death and other key moments of human life.
40 Stories; 25 Countries
Director Thomas Lennon commissioned or sourced contributions from top international filmmakers in a sweeping global reach, then unified these disparate scenes into a single work.
Do yourself a favor and make sure you don’t miss the chance to see this remarkable look at the intimate role religion plays around the world.– Justice Film Festival, via Twitter
In explaining faith, 19th century philosopher William James wrote that “the gods we stand by are the gods we need and can use…” Simple enough idea, but best of luck producing a movie based on it. Veteran filmmaker Thomas Lennon, in fact, has done just that.– Verne Gay, Newsday
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