lundi, juillet 24, 2006

Into great silence

La Grande Chartreuse

"Into Great Silence" is a very strict, next to silent meditation on monastic life in a very pure form. No music except the chants in the monastery, no interviews, no commentaries, no extra material. Changing of time, seasons, and the ever repeated elements of the day, of the prayer. A film to become a monastery, rather than depict one. A film on awareness, absolute presence, and the life of men who devoted their lifetimes to God in the purest of form. Contemplation. An object in time. "Into Great Silence" is the first film ever about life inside the Grande Chartreuse, the mother house of the legendary Carthusian Order in the French Alps.

1 commentaire:

Anonyme a dit…

Dear Father,
THank you for this movie trailer! We heard about it long ago and it is good to know we have an excellent film to look forward to! God bless!