Mariel McEwan

Dance Camera

            PRODUCER                                               DIRECTOR                                             EDITOR                                           INSTRUCTOR

Pilgrimage

Produced at the Sawtooth Botanical Garden in Sun Valley, Idaho in celebration of a visit

by the Dalai Lama and the10th anniversity of The Garden of Infinite Compassion.

AWARDS

 

INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL  2015

JAKARTA, INDONESIA

International Award of Outstanding Excellence

Filmmaker of the year Gold Award

International Short Film

 

AWARNESS FESTIVAL LOS ANGELES

Award of Merit

 

Dancers move along a pathway through aspens, pines, rocks, streams and pools personifying the spirits and the Buddhist elements of nature: EARTH, FIRE, WATER and WIND. The garden’s FLORA and FAUNA are represented by our young dancers

 

Created in 2005 by Martin Mosko, a Zen Buddhist monk and landscape designer, the Sawtooth Botanical Garden is home to a beautiful Tibetan prayer wheel which was presented and blessed by the Dalai Lama. Turning the wheel is said to send messages of compassion throughout the world.

 

Guest artists, dancers and students from Hilarie Neely's Footlight Dance Center. The taiko fusion music of the Los Angeles based On Ensemble sets the mood for each location.  Fabrics for the costumes were hand dyed by textile artist Janet Starr. Cinematography by John Plummer and Chris Ford. Photography by Manon Gaudreau and Aubrey Stephens.

MARIEL MCEWAN   marielmcewan@mac.com   323 578 0846     PO BOX 44   SUN VALLEY ID 83353

      MARIEL McEWAN

323-578-0846

    PO Box 44   Sun Valley   Idaho