This morning this email came in, from a wonderful lady in Istanbul who is helping us with the PGS film –
What do I think?
I think this is something that Jennifer and I have to do!
It would make a wonderful addition to the film. Sufism is a mystical wisdom tradition, steeped in intuition.
I’ve been wanting to include a Middle Eastern aspect to the film. In fact it was a Buddhist scholar up in the Dalai Lama Temple complex in Dharmsala who told me that I should go to Turkey and film with the Sufis.
But this would not have come about if I hadn’t gone to Dallas, because this has been orchestrated via the wonderful Joni Patry, the Vedic Astrologer. In fact Joni is in Turkey right at the moment, doing astrological readings.
Also – you might remember that on the last night in Dallas, I had a three hour meeting with Mr. Trammell Crow, an eccentric billionaire who has a very real interest in Asian art and meditation. Anyway, I got an email from his office overnight as well, to say that I’m due to have a phone conversation with Trammell Crow later this week to discuss the film.
So the Dallas experiment isn’t over yet – not by a long shot!
OK, I’m back in goosebumps territory! You’ll be busy little bees with all the travel you’re now committed to this year. I’m so glad and grateful that I’m there with you both 🙂
haha – yes, the year is starting to get busy!! We’re going to Uluru in March for a big spiritual event there (shooting for the film) then April to Italy for the Assisi tour, then June to Turkey for the Sufis, then September to India. Whew… I’m jet lagged just thinking about it!
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2015 the year of Awesomeness! 🙂
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I smell a premiere in Dallas & coming soon to your theater!!!
Well, also Jen and I will have to find a house there. I mean, we can’t stay in a hotel for 11 years, can we…
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I often think about how “small” the world is now with flying time and phones, etc but it is still along way for all of us to get together. Wow Dallas is doable. I am excited. !!!!
This is so wonderful Bill. Congratulations on this incredible and unexpected opportunity.
Cheers – Jenny