OF GOLD SPECIAL JURY AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING EXCELLENCE AT
Part III of the award-winning trilogy
THE LIFE & SIGNIFICANCE OF
This year WorldFest, one of the largest and most
prestigious of the international film festivals, received over 4,500
Of these, 1,000 were nominated by judges to be considered for
the Grand Award (best-in-festival).
Only 10 of these entries were chosen to receive the Gold Special
Jury Award for Outstanding Excellence.
We are delighted to announce that Gurdjieff's
Legacy: Establishing The Teaching in the Westwas
one of these very special 10 entries.
Gurdjieff's Legacy completes our seven-year effort to produce
the video trilogy The Life & Significance of George Ivanovitch
Gurdjieff's Legacy is a color, 86-minute documentary that
tracks Mr. Gurdjieff's struggle to establish the ancient teaching
of The Fourth Way in the West. It covers the final period in his
life, 1924 to 1949, and was shot on site at the Prieuré,
Paris, Mont St. Michel, Lascaux, Monte Carlo, London, Lyne Place,
New York, Mendham, New Jersey, and the Avon cemetery.
This award establishes the trilogy's excellence, for its second
videoGurdjieff's Missionalso won the Gold Special
Jury Award at WorldFest in 2002. And the first videoGurdjieff
in Egyptwon the 2000 Gold Award.
We feel especially grateful for this
continuing recognition, because our great wish and aim is that it
will further increase an appreciation of Mr. Gurdjieff and the teaching
he brought at so great a personal sacrifice.