The Resource Facing death ... with open eyes

Facing death ... with open eyes

Label
Facing death ... with open eyes
Title
Facing death ... with open eyes
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stunned by the loss of both her parents and by the lack of cultural dialogue, the filmmaker turns the camera on herself and four wise souls to explore the personal and spiritual possibilities of facing death with open eyes. People in the file: Robin Inman: newly divorced, ready to set the world on fire in her forties, she is struck out-of-the-blue by a rare and incurable disease that can kill her at any time. Tighe Foley: young, beautiful and living in the Castro, he tests positive for the virus. He tries the new drugs, the new therapies, the new Yoga positions, but after eight years, he's had enough. Rick Fields: author of several books on Zen Buddhism and editor of Yoga Journal, he has his spiritual practice put to the test when he is diagnosed with lung cancer. Ram Dass: an accomplished public speaker, author and modern pioneer of conscious dying, he finds his life drastically changed when a stroke damages the speech center of his brain and leaves him partially paralyzed
Cataloging source
UtOrBLW
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by Dr Michelle Peticolas in 2009
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Kanopy (Firm)
Runtime
26
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  • Inman, Robin
  • Foley, Tighe
  • Fields, Rick
  • Dass, Ram
  • Documentary films
  • Terminally ill
  • Death
  • Lungs
  • Cerebrovascular disease
Technique
live action
Label
Facing death ... with open eyes
Link
http://austinpl.kanopystreaming.com/node/93975
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1093974
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 30 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1093974
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893919622
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Facing death ... with open eyes
Link
http://austinpl.kanopystreaming.com/node/93975
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1093974
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 30 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1093974
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893919622
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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