Yoga Documentaries Lexington KY

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Premiere Home Video
(859) 269-0884
722 E Euclid Ave
Lexington, KY

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Premiere Home Video
(859) 245-8301
4750 Hartland Pkwy
Lexington, KY

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FYE
(270) 782-0407
Greenwood Mall 2625 Scottsville Road
Bowling Green, KY
 
FYE
(270) 737-0601
Towne Mall 1704 N. Dixie Highway
Elizabethtown, KY
 
Movie World Ii
(270) 754-3333
208 S 2nd St
Central City, KY

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Film Festival
(859) 266-4107
115 N Locust Hill Dr Ste 115
Lexington, KY

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Movie Warehouse
(859) 885-9350
166 Edgewood Plz Dr
Nicholasville, KY

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FYE
(502) 968-6824
Jefferson Mall 4801 Outer Loop
Louisville, KY
 
FYE
(502) 895-8501
Mall St. Matthews 5000 Shelbyville Road
Louisville, KY
 
J Town Home Video & Tanning Salon
(502) 266-6565
10524 Watterson Trl
Louisville, KY

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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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