• Oldies but Goldies
    A bitter-sweet comedy about two people who wish to live life to the full despite their age.
  • Kon-Tiki
    The classic Academy Award-winning documentary film of an astonishing journey across the Pacific Ocean in a crude balsa raft.
  • Arise
    On every continent, women are rising up and leading efforts to protect and restore the natural environment.
  • Lila
    Armed with her sketchbook, Lila is convinced she has the power to make the world a better place.

Films & Series

Discover exclusive streaming inspirational movies, critically acclaimed documentaries and thought-provoking TV series. Gaiam TV has something for everyone — hard-to-find independent films, family-friendly movies, meaningful stories, transformative talks with today’s most influential teachers and much more. Our library of streaming inspirational films has been carefully curated for its entertaining and engaging content.

New & Noteworthy

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4.625
Oldies but Goldies (2012)
97 minutes
A bitter-sweet comedy about two people who wish to live life to the full despite their age.
Only available in Canada, United States
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3.333335
Kon-Tiki (1950)
58 minutes
This is the classic Academy Award-winning documentary film of an astonishing adventure. Thor Heyerdahl, believing Polynesia had been settled by people from South America, set out to validate his theory by sailing 4,300 ...
Only available in United States
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4.851065
Arise (2012)
80 minutes
On every continent, women are rising up and leading efforts to protect and restore the natural environment, serving as role models and empowering others to respect the earth and take action.
Available worldwide
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4.815125
Lila (2014)
9 minutes
Armed with her sketchbook, Lila is convinced she has the power to make the world a better place by drawing lines that fill up the magic lost by those around her.
Available worldwide

Who Are You?

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4.6556
Illusion (2004)
106 minutes
A beautiful tale about what matters most in life, starring Kirk Douglas and directed by and starring Michael Goorjian.
Available worldwide
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4.70769
What the BLEEP Do We Know!? (2004)
108 minutes
First released in theaters in 2004, What the BLEEP Do We Know!? went on to become one of the most successful documentaries of all time, stunning audiences with its revolutionary cinematic blend of dramatic film, documentary, ...
Only available in Canada, United States
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4.410595
Openings: The Search for Harry (2012)
103 minutes
The story of one man’s journey from being closed off from those most important in his life, to reconnecting, and to rebuilding an authentic, richer life.
Only available in Canada, United States
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4.79032
When Day Breaks (2012)
90 minutes
What do you do when you find out you’re not who you thought you were? For retired music professor Misha Brankov the initial shock of this discovery will soon give way to a determination to fulfill the shattered dreams that he ...
Only available in Canada, United States

Explore Mindfulness

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4.60294
School of Thought (2008)
49 minutes
A small midwestern school joins forces with a legendary Hollywood director David Lynch in an ambitious mission to eliminate violence and life-threatening stress in schools across the planet
Only available in Canada, United States
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4.57219
The Mindfulness Movie (2013)
69 minutes
The Mindfulness Movie is a fun and educational journey showcasing the worldwide brain research proving the benefits of mindfulness and the public’s increasing awareness and acceptance of the practice.
Available worldwide
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4.808
Free the Mind (2014)
79 minutes
Free the Mind is the fantastic tale of how one man’s vision provides a turning point in the lives of three people. Professor Richard Davidson is one of the world’s leading researchers of the human brain. He sets out to ...
Only available in Canada, United States
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4.770115
Path of Freedom (2012)
10 minutes
In the harsh environment of a Rhode Island men's prison, a group of fifty inmates are transforming their lives through the practice of meditation.
Available worldwide

Back to the Land

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4.17323
Commune (2005)
78 minutes
Black Bear Ranch, near Mt. Shasta in Northern California, was the prototypical 1960s commune, with the motto “Free Land for Free People.” Here’s a candid look at the joys and difficulties of communal living.
Only available in United States
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4.642855
My Father's Garden (1995)
57 minutes
An engrossing documentary about the use and misuse of technology on the American farm.
Not available in Japan
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4.836735
The Real Dirt on Farmer John (2005)
82 minutes
An award-winning true story of third-generation farmer John Peterson's heroic journey of success, tribulation, failure, and rebirth, chronicling America's shifting agriculture. Engaging and personal, cultural and ethical ...
Available worldwide
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4.74
Back to the Garden (2009)
70 minutes
Where have all the flower children gone? In 1988, filmmaker Kevin Tomlinson asked that question as he interviewed a group of hippies – living and raising families off-grid in rural Washington State and insulated from ...
Only available in Canada, United States

Take a Break with One (or More) of Our Shorts

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4.815125
Lila (2014)
9 minutes
Armed with her sketchbook, Lila is convinced she has the power to make the world a better place by drawing lines that fill up the magic lost by those around her.
Available worldwide
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4.5
The Ball (2010)
11 minutes
The Ball portrays the tender beginnings of a burgeoning childhood friendship in which communication takes on touching, funny and inventive forms.
Available worldwide
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4.74074
Granny’s Got Game (2013)
11 minutes
Seven fiercely competitive women in their seventies bond and play winning basketball, proving you are never too old to do what you love.
Available worldwide
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3.857145
The Loop (2010)
14 minutes
On her 50th wedding anniversary, Rose has the opportunity to explore how other life paths might have turned out.
Available worldwide

Nature Series

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Wild Orphans (2011)
4 Episodes
A deeply moving series about young orphaned animals and their rescuers.
5
Gift of the Rains: Africa’s Great Rivers (2001)
13 Episodes
A 13-part series on Africa’s most fascinating rivers showing their unique habitats – above and below the water’s surface. Each river flows through a different part of Africa, bringing life to dry deserts, flooding great plains and supplying constant water to tropical forests and bushveld.
0
Fit for the Wild: Adapted to Africa (1999)
13 Episodes
Thirteen of Africa’s most fascinating natural habitats and the creatures that thrive there.
3
The Whole Story (2000)
13 Episodes
The Whole Story is an alternative guide to Africa's most fascinating wildlife. Each episode spotlights a species and reveals a different aspect of the animals featured.

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