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On Compassion (2020)


Would I have done things differently if I were in your shoes? If I were in the totality of your circumstances? When we look into the eyes of "the other" - without looking away - the labels start to come off. The question "What's it like to be you?" is a powerful starting point for building bridges between people. This film was inspired from a Charles Eisenstein essay titled "This is how war begins".

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