BUDDHIST FILM SERIES sponsored by the Morgan Bay Zendo

“ENLIGHTENMENT GUARANTEED” Friday, March 2, 2012 ~ 7 pm in the Howard Room @ the Blue Hill Public Library

“Enlightenment Guaranteed” is a German comedy directed by Doris Dorrie about two brothers, Gustav, a single Feng Shui consultant, and Uwe, a salesman whose wife and children have just left him. After his brother’s marital breakup, Gustav reluctantly agrees to take Uwe with him on his trip to a Zen monastery in Japan. Their first night in Tokyo is touching, funny, and a disaster. They finally make it to the monastery where they attempt to settle into the rigorous and more tranquil routine. The film provides insights into Buddhist philosophy and practice, modern-day Japan, and the self-realization of two very different brother. 1 hr. 48 min. – Unrated Refreshments will be served before the film. The film is free but donations are welcome. For information, phone 667-7170 or 667-7967. Next film: Friday, April 13 @ the Blue Hill Public Library

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