Yoga Documentaries Flushing NY

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Eun Pa Video
(718) 353-0845
14256 Roosevelt Ave
Flushing, NY

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E T Videos Inc
(718) 762-6200
4028 Main St
Flushing, NY

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College Point Video
(718) 539-3845
3605 College Pt Blvd
Flushing, NY

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Joy Video Inc
(718) 205-3698
7319 37th Rd
Flushing, NY

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Super Discount
(718) 767-9811
1109 154th St
Flushing, NY

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Banzai Of Khj Corp
(718) 321-2133
13690 Roosevelt Ave Ste A
Flushing, NY

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Flushing Video Ctr
(718) 359-2179
3426 Union St
Flushing, NY

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Masaga Two Car
(718) 997-0070
6351 Austin St
Flushing, NY

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New Videomax Inc
(718) 205-7131
7317 Broadway
Flushing, NY

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College Point Video Inc
(718) 321-2858
1816 College Point Blvd
Flushing, NY

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Yoga Documentary Examines the Business of Om

Yoga, Inc., a documentary by John PhilpEven if you’re not into yoga, you might want to grab an OM-centric friend and check out Yoga, Inc. , a documentary about the underbelly of the yoga industry, which is screening in San Francisco, New York and New Jersey this summer. The film, which was written, produced and directed by John Philp, takes an in-depth look at the Americanization of the ancient spiritual practice and interviews some of its major players.

Philp provided Pilates-Pro.com with a review copy, which I eagerly watched with a Pilates instructor friend. We were both struck by the parallels between what’s happening in the Pilates and yoga industries. The explosion in popularity of the two practices in the West has opened the door for capitalism to rear its head in ways that aren’t always consistent with the ideals of either one.

The similarities are many. In their early days, both disciplines got boosts from the celebrity set. Once it became clear there was money to be made, the intellectual property issues bubbled up—the Pilates industry dealt with its trademark demons a few years back; yoga’s version revolved around Bikram Choudhury’s copyright claim on his hot form of the practice. And each is dealing with whether to impose standards and ethical codes on its teachers, as well as the new phenomenon of chain studios. But yoga also has its unique issues—ever heard of “ competitive yoga ”? And what about the guy in New York who has a store selling...

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