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Feature documentary on Poet Laureate and environmental activist W.S. Merwin. The film screened widely at film festivals and was broadcast nationally on PBS in April, 2016.
The full film - and many extras - can be viewed HERE.
"A wonderful film about life, language, and the natural world we all share." Jeffrey Brown, PBS News Hour
"Superb... the story unfolds naturally, giving a thoughtful view of the man that reaches behind the externals. Schaefer and his team have crafted a thoroughly professional piece to present to the world.” Huffington Post
- Maui Film Festival
- Hawai'i Int'l Film Festival
- Seattle Int'l Film Festival
- Environmental Film Festival
- DOXA Documentary Film Festival
- Buddhist Film Festival