The Human Experience Directed by Charles Kinnane, 2008
“A Doc with so much heart in the right place” IndieWire
We are all searching for answers to the most basic questions: Who are we? Why are we here? Do we really matter?
In a world fraught with hostility and violence, an altruistic group of young men endeavor to understand the true essence of the human spirit by visiting forgotten souls such as homeless New Yorkers, Peruvian orphans and isolated Ghanaian lepers. By spotlighting heartwarming stories from around the world, this uplifting documentary shows viewers that every single person, no matter his or her lot in life, is beautiful. Gorgeously filmed and masterfully narrated, THE HUMAN EXPERIENCE explores with depth and compassion what it means to be a human being.
Features insight and commentary from spiritual leaders and philosophers including: Anna Halpine, Dr. William Hurlbut, Rabbi Simon Jacobson, Dr. Alveda King, and Rev. Richard Neuhaus,
Commentary with filmmakers; Theatrical Trailer; Photo Gallery; Subtitled in Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, German, and French.
Winner Audience Award American Cinematic Experience Festival NYC
Winner Best Dramatic Documentary Docufest Atlanta Film Festival
Winner Award of Excellence Feature Documentary Indie Fest
DVD Subtitles:Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, German, and French
DVD Audio:Digital 5.1 Surround
Digital Catalog #:NNVG3602
Digital Street date:3/29/2011
Digital Run Time:90 min
Cast:Clifford Azize, Jeffrey Azize, Michael Campo, Matthew Sanchez
Crew:Thomas J. Bergersen (original music), Charles Kinnane (editor), Simon Fung (production designer), Jeffrey Ptaszynski (art director), Michael Campo (associate producer), Clifford Azize (associate producer), Michael Campo (writer), Joseph Campo (producer)