Raising the Sparks


"Raising the Sparks is an excellent and honest portrayal of a contemporary Jew's search for Judaism. It is a film worth seeing. More importantly, it is a film worth talking about."
—Rabbi Rami Shapiro, Tikkun Magazine

"A spiritual journey of the Heart."
—Jack Kornfield, Western Buddhist master and author.

"This honest seeker's odyssey will open you to examine your own seeking and possible finding."
—Rabbi Zalman Schacher Shalomi, founder: Jewish Renewal Movement

"Chuck Davis responds to the richness, beauty and contradictions of Judaism's call to him. Raising the Sparks . is relevant to anyone concerned with contemporary society and leading an ethical, connected and meaningful life."
—Frances Frommer, Women in Judaism

"A moving documentary of his personal struggle with his Jewish identity.Chuck Davis leads us lovingly along the path of reconciliation in his landmark film."
—Stewart Sallo, Boulder Weekly

"Here the emphasis is working for the well-being of the planet rather than merely advancing the tribal solidarity of the few."
—Frederick Brussat, Spirituality and Health Magazine

Documentaries that educate, move and motivate...from the heart.
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