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Hartley Film Foundation

Overview
Works: 138 works in 287 publications in 1 language and 3,211 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Originator, Distributor
Classifications: DS423, 291.43
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Most widely held works by Hartley Film Foundation
Taoism ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With scenes of contemporary China as a background, author John Blofeld gives the essence of Taoism and explains its importance in developing the Chinese character
India and the infinite the soul of a people ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1979 and 1997 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visual essay of India's religion, art, architecture and modern civilization
The best of Alan Watts a memorial anthology ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows highlights of the best scenes from Alan Watts' seven films which delve into Buddhism, Zen Buddhism, Taoism, and meditation
Requiem for a faith ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Surveys Buddhist practices and explains the role of Tibetan lamas in developing the extremely religious nature of Tibetan culture
Hinduism and the Song of God by Elda Hartley ( Visual )
8 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film brings to life the Bhagavad Gita; holy shrines in India are visited, and self-realization within the Hindu faith is revealed
The Sufi way ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gives an in-depth study of Islam and its mystical core, Sufism. Shot on location from India to Morocco, covers Muslim rituals, the teachings of the Koran, whirling dervishes of Turkey, and the Sufi way to God
Buddhism comes to America ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Richard Clarke, spiritual head of the Living Dharma Center, talks about what attracted him and his students to Buddha and what Buddhism means to him. Includes archival footage featuring Helena P. Blavatsky, Daisetz T. Suzuki, and Alan Watts
Bali mask of Rangda ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows the culture and religion (Bali-Hindu) of the people of Bali and discusses the ties between everyday life and their religion
Buddhism the path to enlightenment by Elda Hartley ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of the Buddha from his birth, through his years as a wandering mendicant, to his later years as a religious leader. Also gives an overview of the principles of Theravāda Buddhism
Quantum healing toward perfect health ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video offers a journey of discovery, from the pioneers of holistic health to the leading edge in today's mind/body medicine
Alan Watts the Art of meditation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Alan Watts, who gives advice on means of meditation. Accompanied by nature photography and natural sounds
Trip to awareness a Jain pilgrimage to India ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Several students of Jain Master Munishn Chitrabhana tour several Jain temples in India with him. A comparison of Buddhism and Jainism is discussed
The mystic's journey ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Put together over 30 years of travel and studies by Huston Smith, the best-selling author of The world's religions, these three short films show rarely seen religious rituals and traditions
Green winter by Elda Hartley ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmmaker Elda Hartley examines her own life and the aging process by sorting through experiences with other cultures and religions. Addresses other topics such as retirement vs. continuing to work, attitudes towards death, life after death, longevity, cosmetic surgery, and nursing homes
The art of meditation by Alan Watts ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1971 and 1995 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Watts directs the viewer through a meditation experience, based on the Zen philosophy of silencing the mind, and finishes with laughter as a higher form of meditation
Pluralism in America ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Eck considers the essential question facing American society to be how Americans of all faiths and beliefs can engage with one another to shape a country of positive pluralism. The great diversity of religious beliefs in the U.S. has become what she calls "Main Street phenomenon," and she addresses religious pluralism in terms of global, national, civic and theological issues
The Sound of wisdom a festival of sacred chant ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dynamic record of an historic meeting of musical practice East and West, ancient and modern, in the One World Music Festival of Sacred Chant at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine
The mood of Zen by Alan Watts ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1970 and 1991 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alan Watts discusses the philosophy of Zen and presents aspects of the Japanese countryside, set against chanting by Buddhist monks and Koto music ; filmed in Japan
Sacred trances of Java and Bali ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the religious practices of people living in Java and Bali. Describes the function of a horse-trance ritual that combines the basic tenets of Mohammadism with an ancient belief in animism
Christian mysticism and the monastic life by Elda Hartley ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows Catholic and Protestant monasteries in Europe and America. Gives the history of monastic life, their beliefs, God's presence with man, and the importance of love in enlightenment
 
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Hartley Foundation
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English (87)