ExpiredMay I Be Happy

  • MAY I BE HAPPY
    October 9, 2017
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

May I Be Happy

 

Run time : 77 minutes

 

MAY I BE HAPPY reveals the significance of mindfulness practice in transforming the lives of young people. Through poetic cinematography and sequences of teachers leading sensitive or boisterous practices to kids from different backgrounds, the film brings awareness to the benefits of mindfulness as a way out of violence and suffering, and as an attainable solution for younger generations. This full-length feature documentary captures the very real challenges American children face, whether in elite private schools, public schools, on the streets, or in juvenile detention centers. Hearing the frustration of dedicated educators who find ways to teach from the heart, and seeing their optimistic work with youth is an uplifting experience. Interviews with teachers and leaders in the field of mindfulness research and education, including Dr. Dan Siegel and Vinny Ferraro, offer insights into the growing practice of mindfulness in education. Covering varying approaches to mindfulness by a range of San Francisco Bay Area programs, MAY I BE HAPPYreminds us of children’s natural capacity for wellbeing, resilience and happiness.

Link to trailer : https://vimeo.com/210924780
Social media page : https://www.facebook.com/MAY-I-Be-HAPPY-1677116332590083/

Location

Venue:  

Address:
1000 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, California, 90015, United States

Description:

Awareness Film Festival 2017

will be hosted at

 LA LIVE REGAL CINEMA 14