An Encounter With Simone WeilDownloadable Video - 2014
The story of French philosopher, activist, and mystic, Simone Weil - a woman described as "the only great spirit of our time." Filmmaker Julia Haslett confronts profound questions of moral responsibility. From the battlefields of the Spanish Civil War to anti-war protests in Washington DC, from exchanges between the filmmaker and her older brother, who struggles with mental illness, the film takes us on an unforgettable journey into the heart of what it means to be a compassionate human being.
Publisher: [United States] :, Passion River Films :, Made available through hoopla,, 2014.
Branch Call Number: eVideo hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 85 min.)) :,sound, color. data file, rda digital, rda