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How to love yourself (guardian angel not supplied)

Someone on Facebook just introduced me to this very moving clip from Luc Besson’s 2005 film, Angel-A, about an angel, played by Danish actress Rie Rasmussen, who intervenes to rescue, AndrĂ© (played by Jamel Debbouze), a self-loathing scam artist on the verge of killing himself.

This makes me long for the days when I used to live around the corner from the Glasgow Film Theatre, where I enjoyed many fine foreign movies…

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Bodhipaksa is a Buddhist practitioner and teacher, a member of the Triratna Buddhist Order, and a published author. He founded Wildmind in 2001. Bodhipaksa has published many guided meditation CDs and guided meditation MP3s.

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Comment from Rich Conti
Time: January 25, 2012, 9:43 am

This is a great film. I saw it accidentally on cable and was blown away. It doesn’t seem to have much of a following. I’m not even certain it was ever shown in the US. Thanks for mentioning it.

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Comment from Bodhipaksa
Time: January 25, 2012, 9:48 am

International movies aren’t shown here much.

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