Leonard Cohen, Spring 96

A portrait of the life of Leonard Cohen during the years he spent as a Zen monk, together with his reflections on his life and work.

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Children’s Past Lives

A documentary looking at various cases of past life recall amongst children around the world.

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Little Buddha

A film about the finding of a reincarnated Tibetan Lama, along with a retelling of the Buddha story.

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Zen in America, Shunry Suzuki Roshi

A compilation of documentaries about the Japanese Zen Master and his works in America.

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Tulku (Masters who are Reborn in the West)

A film made by a recognised reincarnated master about the problems of integrating this Tibetan tradition when living in the West.

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Bon, The Light of the Golden Sun

A look at the history of the Bön religion, and how it has been transmitted to the West following the invasion of Tibet.

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If a Tree Falls, A Story of the Earth Liberation Front

A film outlining a history of one of the cells of the Earth Liberation Front.

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Building Without Nails, the Genius of Japanese Carpentry

A short documentary on the traditional art of Japanese carpentry and its place in modern New York.

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David Eckel: Buddhism 23-24 of 24

The final two lectures by Prof David Eckel on Buddhism look at the influential Zen school and the introduction of Buddhism to America during the 20th century.

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The Buddha’s Forgotten Nuns

A 30-minute documentary talking to people on both sides of the divide in the discussion about the re-establishment of the Bhikkhuni order in the Theravada tradition.

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