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Thursday, June 28, 2018  7:00 PM

American Yogi Movie Screening with Film Director, Steven Newmark, (ICP '75)
Sponsored by the CIIS Alumni University Lecture Series

American Yogi is a delightful autobiographical documentary about a nice Jewish boy from Miami who travels to San Francisco for the “Summer of Love” and returns a hippie. Later, as a successful but dissatisfied businessman, he reads Ram Dass’s iconic book Be Here Now, about the Indian Saint Maharajji. Inspired, Steven travels to India in hopes of discovering a more meaningful life. There he comes face to face with the mind-altering world of ancient India and has to choose between the miracles he sees and life as he knew it. Director Steven Newmark, Ph.D has been a practicing psychotherapist and the author of Before Becoming This, a book about Eastern Philosophy, that Deepak Chopra called “insightful and joyful.” Music by Grammy-nominated musicians Krishna Das and Jai Uttal.

$10 supports the CIIS Alumni Scholarship Fund
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/194853137


Steven Newmark, Ph.D. ICP ‘75 is a psychotherapist and director of American Yogi, a documentary about the spiritual wisdom of India, which Ram Dass called “inspiring.” He is also the author of Before Becoming This, a book about Hinduism that Deepak Chopra said was “insightful and joyful.” He has been a student of the Santana Dharma for over 35 years and has studied with many prominent spiritual masters. His relationship videos have been featured in the New York Times, San Francisco Examiner and Late Night with David Letterman Show.


CIIS Mission Campus, Namaste Hall 7:00 PM
1453 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Additional Information
Contact: Cynthia Mitchell, MPA
Phone: 4155756278
Email: cmitchell@ciis.edu

Event Web Site:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/film-screening-of-american-yogi-with-filmmaker-steven-newmark-tickets-4


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