Lloyd Kahn is arguably the most influential pioneer of the DIY building movement that emerged in the 1960s.
Primitive Technology is a hobby where you make things in the wild completely from scratch using no modern tools or materials. This is the strict rule.
How do we want to live? These people choose a life away from the cities, willing to abandon lifestyles based on performance, efficiency and consumption.
Filmed mostly on a stationary 16mm camera, this documentary is the modern-day Walden.
“The American literature doesn’t have a more beautiful and more profound book than Walden” commented Hermann Hesse. And I knew…
This film is about people who set forth to fully experience life. To shed the false shell and to return home.
There are contemporary “back to the land” communities practicing a hunter-gatherer way of life. Projects like this will serve as a touchstone to those interested in living differently.
To me these pictures present a futuristic vision rather than a look back at our savage ancestors.
I am fascinated by people who make the bold step into alternative ways of living. If none of the given choices seem to fit you, create your own!
Lately I also rediscovered the wholesome experience of being with with a group of strangers who share an intention of love & growth.
Dennis McKenna shared a life’s devotion to psychedelics with his better known brother. And he wrote a book about it.
This book is a must for all future parents. Besides that they don’t need to learn much.
Auroville is the dream of a better world. It doesn’t matter on how many levels such projects struggle or fail.…