Directed by Steven Newmark
Writers Zoe Harber and Steven Newmark
Editor Jaime Byrd
Art Director Nina Paley (Animation)
American Yogi is a delightful autobiographical documentary about a nice Jewish boy from Miami who travels to San Francisco for the “Summer of Love” and returns a hippie. Later, as a successful but dissatisfied businessman, he discovers Ram Dass’s iconic book Be Here Now about the Indian Saint Maharajji and decides to travel to India in search of a more meaningful life. There, he comes face to face with the mind-altering world of ancient India and must choose between the miracles he sees and life as he knew it.
Director Steven Newmark, Ph.D has been a practicing psychotherapist and taught at Spirit Rock Meditation Center and Esalen Institute. He is the author Before Becoming This, a book about Eastern Philosophy that Deepak Chopra called “insightful and joyful.” Music by Grammy-nominated musicians Krishna Das and Jai Uttal.
"American Yogi will open your heart and just might change your life."
RT' @MovingImageNYC': This selection from' @KinoLorber's' forthcoming collection "Cinema’s First Nasty Women" features 11 restored and newly sc…
Aly Muritiba’s PRIVATE DESERT is a journey of the heart and a triumphant affirmation of queer love and humanity. O…' https://t.co/5fP7yVGWoZ'
RT' @GeekVibesNation': 'Apples' Blu-Ray Review - A Surreal & Inventive Look At Memory And Society' https://t.co/jLeuuTuYwy'' https://t.co/7CbzHf…'
RT' @TorontoArabFilm': Raffle time 🎈 We're delighted to partner with' @KinoLorber' for this giveaway: 🍿 2 tickets for each screening of Costa…
RT' @TheMyrka': So, I think I may have just been to see one of my favourite films of the past 20 years - Neptune Frost is a winner baby #nzif…
RT' @jossdotjpg': Last night we got to see NEPTUNE FROST, a stunning and compelling Afro-futurist sci-fi musical unlike anything I've seen (o…
RT' @_callumknight': Neptune Frost is the kind of film that hooks your soul from the very first shot and never lets go. Unapologetically Indi…
Inquiries & Press
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871
Press & Media
For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing email@example.com or calling 212-629-6880.