The Meaning of Tea

ISBN 13: 9780615204413

The Meaning of Tea

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This inspirational film by Scott Hoyt and featuring Norwood Pratt received rave reviews at the sold-out screening during the 2008 World Tea Expo in Las Vegas. Travel on a journey through India, Japan, Taiwan, Morocco, England, France, Ireland and the town of TEA, South Dakota. This beautiful film unveils tea's mysterious appeal and considers the question of whether any inherent meaning is to be found in tea, particularly in this amped-up, high-tech era dominated by fast food. The film reveals the profoundly positive role tea may play in the renewal of our world. An incredible insight into this ancient leaf and beverage. Beautifully photographed in the tea gardens of Darjeeling and Taiwan. Contains 30 minutes of extra material.

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Phil Cousineau is a writer, teacher, editor, documentary filmmaker, travel leader and storyteller. An expert in mythology, travel and creativity, he has published more than 25 books, including the bestselling The Art of Pilgrimage and Stoking the Creative Fires. He has 15 documentary screenwriting credits to his name, including The Hero's Journey and the Academy Award-nominated Forever Activists. Currently, he is host of the national television series Global Spirit on Link TV and lives in San Francisco, California. Scott Chamberlin Hoyt is a filmmaker, photographer, painter, budding tea connoisseur and director of The Meaning of Tea project. His longtime interest in tea increased when he began studying various alternatives to orthodox modern medicine and learned that tea, and the enjoyment of tea, is one of the cornerstones of living life well. Scott lives in New York City and is on the board for Global Learning Across Borders, is a member of the Directors Circle for the American Botanical Council, and is President of the Tibetan Classics Translators Guild of New York.

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Tea drinkers may have finally found their champion in filmmaker, Scott Chamberlin Hoyt. --Jane Burns, The Capital Times

Gorgeously filmed! --Wisconsin Film Festival

Relaxing... --Renderyard Film Festival London 2008

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9780615204420: The Meaning of Tea: A Tea Inspired Journey

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ISBN 10:  0615204422 ISBN 13:  9780615204420
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