Feed Your Mind: August Edition


This month, we're sharing bodies of work that inspire critical thinking and awareness in the realms of mind, body, and spirit. From perseverance under pressure to acceptance of past traumas, to diving deep into yogic history and discovering easy healthy dinner hacks, we hope this collection from the team awakens a sense of learning within you!


DOCUMENTARIES & SHOWS


Bikram: Yogi, Guru, Predator (2019) Documentary

Directed by Eva Orner


"The film first traces how Choudhury built his 'Bikram' empire of hot yoga studios, training celebrities and amassing devotees as America’s favorite yogi. The narrative then turns to the accusations of sexual abuse" -Bilal Qureshi, The NYtimes




Free Solo (2018) Documentary

Directed by Jimmy Chin and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi

"This invigorating portrait of the free climber Alex Honnold presents an engaging study of a perfect match between passion and personality."

Jeannette Catsoulis, The NYtimes

The Midnight Gospel (2020) Series

By Pendleton Ward and Duncan Trussell


"By combining Ward’s trippy imagery and the forthright metaphysical nature of Trussell’s podcast, the show’s half-hour morsels achieve a rich blend of outlandish animated capers and crucial perspectives on navigating one’s existence." –Joshua Robinson, thrillist.com



The Mind: Explained (2019) Series Produced by Vox Media


"A special, six-episode offshoot that breaks down what's happening in the brain during everything from dreams to anxiety disorders" -