Videos and Films

60 Minutes: Anderson Cooper on Mindfulness

Anderson Cooper reports on what it’s like to try to achieve “mindfulness,” a self-awareness scientists say is very healthy, but rarely achieved in today’s world of digital distractions

Brené Brown: The Power of Vulnerability

In this TEDX Talk, Brené Brown shares a deep insight from her research on human connection, one that sent her on a personal quest to know herself as well as to understand humanity.

Jill Bolte Taylor: Stroke of Genius

In this TED Talk, Jill Bolte Taylor speaks of a research opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: She had a massive stroke, and watched as her brain functions — motion, speech, self-awareness — shut down one by one.

Greg Williams: Anonymous People

The Anonymous People is a feature documentary film about the over 23 million Americans living in long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs.

Fierce Grace

Ram Das Fierce Grace is a feature-length documentary that shows the wisdom of Ram Dass (aka Richard Alpert), the man who’s been at the forefront of studies in consciousness for over 55 years, as he uses his own practices to deal with the effects of a massive stroke he suffered in 1997.