Writer & Director: Sarah Barab
Producer: Mevlut Akkaya, Sarah Barab
Director of Photographer: Paxton Winters
Featuring: His Holiness The 17th Karmapa, Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche, Tenga Rinpoche, Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, Mingyur Rinpoche, Pema Chodron, Fleet Maul, Dr. Reggie Ray, Frank Berliner, Tenzin Palmo, Claudio Bohorquez, Denmo Ibrahim
This feature-length documentary is about the impact of Buddhism on the West, tackling the question: How is the 2,500-year-old wisdom tradition of Buddhism practiced and applied in consumer-based Western cultures? Featuring interviews with the world’s leading Buddhist teachers and following the lives of four Western Buddhist practitioners, “Naked Mind: Buddhism Across Cultures” documents the impact of Buddhism on the West.