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It isn’t a travelogue. It isn’t a documentary. It isn’t a feature film. It doesn’t have any dialogue. There are no star actors. There isn’t even a plot. Yet, this remarkable film goes straight to your heart and intellect in a uniquely compelling way. Here are some links if you’re interested in exploring this film further:

“Baraka” and “Samsara”“Baraka” on IMDBThe Spirit of Baraka“Baraka” at Daily Film Dose“Baraka” review by Roger Ebert


Go to the Canvas page for the questions we’ll ponder in small groups in class, then have an all-class discussion and assignment.

• “Baraka” on Vimeo • “Baraka” on Documentary Tube