Kaleidoscope Movie Magic – December 2018
This month’s selection is Captain Fantastic.
The patriarch of a family living off the land in the Pacific Northwest experiences judgment and deep disdain of his parenting when circumstance requires a return to the grid.
Written & directed by Matt Ross. Starring Viggo Mortensen, George MacKay, Kathryn Hahn, Steve Zahn, Frank Langella, Ann Dowd, and Erin Moriarty. Bleecker Street Media, 2016.
As You Watch
Click here to review our December forecast, then consider the following as you watch this month’s selection.
Each scene in Captain Fantastic (if not actually every line of dialogue!) contains questions of equilibrium. Ponder the following aspects and angles you’ll encounter, noticing examples of:
- How important commitment is (how permanent the dwelling, complex the food, well- anticipated the need for various training).
- Observe how being superbly prepared supports equilibrium (ex: how well the parents could educate the children).
- Notice how one’s collectives supports equilibrium to live fully and vibrantly (ex: music).
Lisa generously provides a handout with watching suggestions (the above are just a few!) & guided journaling exercises created specifically for our Kaleidoscope group. Enjoy benefits & perks like this and more when you join our colorful community!
Each month, we take a deep dive into the month’s colors and energy. I also share what you need to know based on your own personal color preferences.
Plus, we explore Angel messages & affirmations for additional inspiration & loving support. Since we have 2 live calls each month, there’s plenty of open Q&A and group share time with me & our members.
Success Tools for Movie Lovers – A Note from Lisa Elin, Cinema Therapy Mentor
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