A rare insight into a community of Buddhist monks and nuns who have given up all their possessions and left their homes in order to master the art of mindful living under the guidance of world-renowned Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh.

With unprecedented access, this intimate and meditative film, narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch, touches on the universal themes of belonging, love, loss, hope and death.

In English, French and Vietnamese with English subtitles.

Running time: 1h54, including ads and trailers.

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