Louie Schwartzberg

Renowned spiritual leader and Benedictine monk Brother David Steindl-Rast trained for 12 years in the Benedictine monastic tradition before receiving permission to practice Zen with Buddhist masters. He went on to become a postdoctoral fellow at Cornell, where he was the first Roman Catholic to hold the Thorpe Lectureship, and cofounded the Center for Spiritual Studies, as well as gratefulness.org. His often-reprinted books include A Listening Heart (Crossroad Publishing Company) and Words of Common Sense for Mind, Body, and Soul (Templeton Press). Louie Schwartzberg is an award-winning filmmaker whose notable career spans feature films, television shows, commercials, and documentaries. He has won two Clio Awards for TV advertising, the Heartland Film Festival's Truly Moving Picture Award for the feature film America's Heart & Soul (Disney), and best theatrical program at the Jackson Hole Science Media Awards for Hidden Beauty (Disneynature). He is currently Read More chevron_right