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I AM (2011)

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The documentary I AM is the story of a man who had it all until something happened to make him realize he might have it all…wrong. After a near-death experience, Hollywood film director Tom Shadyac (Ace Ventura) decided to spark a conversation around two rarely asked questions: what’s wrong with our world and what can we do about it?

And so Shadyac traveled the globe interviewing today’s greatest thinkers. And while he may have been filming a documentary, his film reveals a plot twist straight out of a blockbuster movie: scientific proof that we are all connected. By the final scene, it’s clear that while he started out asking what’s wrong with our world, he ended up discovering what’s right with it.

This film is a Spiritual Cinema Circle selection

Tom Shadyac, Ray Anderson, Marc Ian Barasch, Coleman Barks, Noam Chomsky, Desmond Tutu, Howard Zinn, Lynne McTaggart
Tom Shadyac
English

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sandynikolaus, posted on December 1, 2012

Enjoyed every minute of it. :)

divineinnerself, posted on November 29, 2012

Empathy, compassion & love is what is all about!

gjellis, posted on November 29, 2012

EXCELLENT. Really nice....should be shown in schools! Don't you think?

nashap, posted on November 23, 2012

I feel like I see life totally different knowing that even what we think affects everyone else in this planet. We are all connected :) I think everyone should watch this film!

notlepats, posted on November 19, 2012

:)

ccherep1270, posted on November 16, 2012

Amazing and inspiring :)

JoshuaM, posted on November 15, 2012

Beautiful

gaiamvip1, posted on October 15, 2012

It's been two days since I watched I AM and I cannot stop talking about it---more importantly, I cannot stop FEELING the message of this film and I hope to carry it with me forever. Thank you Tom.

lllemar, posted on October 13, 2012

Gotta see this movie! It's an eye opener and it will make you rethink what is really important in your life. Get a good feeling watching it :-)

WendiP, posted on October 9, 2012

What a fabulous film. Eye opening. Left me feeling so very hopeful :-)

Energyangel, posted on September 27, 2012

An amazing documentary that will really open your eyes to what could be possible, and a direction that is very thought provoking.

BOnly1, posted on September 15, 2012

Totally inspirational!

dhoffart, posted on September 3, 2012

So simple so beautiful

cjhathaway, posted on September 2, 2012

Loved it!!!

peeblestara, posted on August 29, 2012

Remarkable!!!

MiriamGaiamTV, posted on August 25, 2012

Don't think about the solution....BE the solution.
One baby step at the time.

Great movie. Thanks GaiamTV :)

crush@ajibike.com, posted on August 15, 2012

I Am reminds us of our humanity and validates that the connection we feel and share with each other takes precedent over everything. For without that connection we would die.

alexexum, posted on September 29, 2012

The science presented here about the fact that we are all connected is compelling; one jaw dropping moment was when the filmmaker is attached to a machine that gauged his stress response, and they measure how his thoughts effect a dish of yogurt across the table! One of my favorite films so far on gaiamtv.com, an absolute must see.

atmarshall, posted on August 8, 2012

There are no words to adequately express how touched I was after viewing this film. The only thing I could do was simply share it with others. God bless everyone involved for making such a remarkable film.

MagneticMary, posted on July 24, 2012

Inspires me towards greater kindness

Taishon, posted on June 28, 2012

The gist of the message is awesome but I think unrealistically idealizes nature and aboriginal culture. There are many examples in both of selfish conquering, violence, and genocide. That aside..incredibly inspiring and well done.

Kelli, posted on June 15, 2012

What an incredible movie! I can't stop the tears....

bostonbean, posted on June 11, 2012

So very inspiring! All those suppressed ideas of making a difference in my community, city, state, etc. are burning to be accomplished!

danapierro, posted on June 4, 2012

I really enjoyed this film. It makes me think of ColdPlay's - Clock Song "am I apart of the cure or am I part of the disease". This movie inspires me to spread more love.

Mahva7, posted on June 3, 2012

I finally watched this and am very glad that I did. It's helped me to put a lot of struggles into perspective. It's funny how we turn within, finally, when things are outwardly at their lowest. I believe this film ought to be required viewing for every human on the planet. It is a catalyst for thought that we often avoid: The truth within.

bbskyrox, posted on May 31, 2012

Wonderful! The film reignited the feeling inside that I AM significant! The little things I do MATTER and I DO want to take action to be part of the change to better this world! Thank you for making this film, it's working!

DanielleHill22, posted on May 15, 2012

Truly inspiring! It's amazing to know the science and truth behind the many things I feel and observe every day.

donnagw, posted on April 29, 2012

Wow just as powerful and thought provoking as I thought it would be!
Great Job Tom & Team
thanks......

wonderwoman575, posted on April 20, 2012

thank you for this movie. I felt my heart singing throughout. I was on the verge of tears and just felt like "yes this is it". Thank you.

SuzanneM, posted on April 12, 2012

Awesome. Live Omniscient Vibrant Energy

camabelu, posted on April 12, 2012

Everyone needs to know about the contents of this film. I trust in critical mass so I believe everyone will. Well done Tom Shadyac!

bsurfing, posted on April 11, 2012

Thank you for posting this movie with the free trial, I know everyone involved has costs associated with this work and for you to allow others to watch it for free is really appreciated, thank you!

Karla, posted on April 11, 2012

Would love to watch I AM although its restricted in our area. Hope to see it soon...

joetow, posted on April 10, 2012

Thank you very much. I love you!

eileen, posted on March 16, 2012

Thought-provoking documentary. Loved it. Just like the author he interviewed, Ace Ventura is one of my favorite movies, LOL.

johnoverby, posted on March 5, 2012

My son and I just watched I Am,and before it was over he had invited several friends to watch it. Thank you! The world need 10,000 more films like this. " Love and do as you will.

harroldjuana, posted on March 4, 2012

Thank you Tom Shadyac. A very brave step, but a step in the right direction. I encourage all to watch this movie...

LMS, posted on February 26, 2012

Profound movie!! Everyone needs to see this message.

agape2u@comcast.net, posted on February 23, 2012

love is igniting everywhere, and the inner fire is the catalyst. this documentary is profound in its
ability to awaken that fire.....beautiful. Where can I buy a copy? This needs to be shared with the world.

superwoman, posted on February 23, 2012

there's a lot of great love, humor in this documentary...i love all the love details.

shyam, posted on February 18, 2012

Great work.

trudy cryder, posted on February 15, 2012

TOUCHED ME . TO MAKE A CHANGE IN THE PLACE THAT I AM IN.................

Amharper33, posted on February 15, 2012

This film is one of the most uplifting thaI I have ever seen. Similar in some respects to "What the Bleep do we know" but more applicable to ones own life. I am SO glad to have seen it!!

candylady, posted on February 12, 2012

I AM energized to know I am not alone in this thinking, even as I feel isolated in a community that does not practice it. I AM excited to share with those I know will appreciate the message and carry it out in their lives. Many thanks!

bsurfing, posted on April 11, 2012

It feels really good to see people into this information, I really appreciate the internet for allowing us all to interact. Loved the movie, I am forwarding it to everyone I know. B

Amharper33, posted on February 15, 2012

I share your sentiments! Thank you for sharing your thoughts!

Mesawoman, posted on February 11, 2012

Tom Shadyac is the second coming!! This Film is as good and impactfull as a piece of Cinema can possibly be! If this doesn't spark change I don't know what will.

pachamama444, posted on February 4, 2012

This has got to be the best documentary I've ever seen. I love it, so glad I watched it.

Thalie, posted on January 29, 2012

It starts with consciousness and how we see ourselves, our identity. We need to change our perception of who we are, we need to acknowledge that we are loving beings and that we don't want to get involved with anything that is contrary to that affirmation. Taking more than we need creates destruction and there is so much evidence of this that if we don't see this truth, it has to be mental illness! We're in URGENT need of healing by witnessing many role models who have adopted a simpler life style, living on purpose & thriving and by emulating them in our own special way. We also need to remember that millions of tiny acts that come together + the power of one can and will make a huge positive difference. It is love that will save us! Wow! Beautiful! This documentary gives hope and if we ever want to make any positive changes, hope is mandatory. Thank you!

kristenbolisten, posted on January 24, 2012

Amazing, so easy to feel alone in this world and then I watched this film. I KNOW that I am not alone, there are many that feel the same way. Time is now. Choose to be aware.
Thank you Tom for this film, I cried hard and smiled hard. xo

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