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We are extremely pleased to introduce you to the newest member of The Fifth Sacred Thing musical family – The Mediaeval Baebes.  Their wonderful voices grace the Uprising Theme (above) – composed by Joshua S. Penman of Akara and mixed by Rena Jones, with additional vocals by Femke Weidema and The Spiral Dance Choir, based on an […]

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We are very pleased to present our new teaser for The Fifth Sacred Thing film project.  We have been working very hard behind the scenes to develop the project, and realized we needed a quick and effective way to present the story ideas and themes of the film to those who have not yet […]

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We have introduced you previously to Rena, whose blissful song “Open Me Slowly” graced our Kickstarter video in 2011.  Rena is also the mix engineer for the musical score we have been developing for the film with composer Joshua Penman.  They have recently completed “The Fifth Sacred Thing Theme”, which we will be revealing in […]

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Maybe your preferred dance mode is the spiral dance…or perhaps you bounce to more modern electronic beats. Either way, fans, we think you’ll enjoy Electronic Awakening, a new film from director Andrew Johner, co-produced and partially edited by TFST’s own Philip “Mouse” Wood.

Electronic Awakening is an ethnographic documentary film that […]

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We return to you today with another request to visit and support one of our contributing musical artists.  Joshua Penman’s project, known as Akara, plays with startlingly beautiful territory he calls “mystical dancefloor symphonies.” The Akara Project album in the works comprises a score for a chamber orchestra of two violins, viola, cello, […]

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A few weeks back in September, we shared with you our musical contributor Rena Jones’ Kickstarter effort to raise funding support for her new album. We’re sorry to report that she did not meet her funding goal, which unfortunately, on Kickstarter, means she gets none […]

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We began with a few questions. What is Emerald City? How do we create the world we want to live in? What are the traits we think our heroes will need?

Our mentors, Senegalese artist Charles Dabo, and Yoruba Priestess and author Luisah Teish, offered wisdom and passionate guidance as we explored traditional African Rites […]

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We are so proud to have the incredibly talented musician Rena Jones on board as a creative contributor for The Fifth Sacred Thing. A multinstrumentalist and skilled audio engineer, her performance is a sophisticated example of the modern movement in electronic dance and ambient music.

Rena is hard at work on a new album, […]

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Here’s the second in our ongoing city tours of the reimagined San Francisco of the future!  Thanks to all our Permaculture Visionaries for inspiring these posts.

Hello again, everyone.  Maya Greenwood, still here as your tour guide!  I hope you’ve all had a chance to get a plate full of something delicious.  Take a seat, […]

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If you have been wanting to get involved with the production of The Fifth Sacred Thing film, here’s your chance!  We have added a production sign up to our website where you can share your talents with us and have the opportunity to join our team!

Just follow the link below and fill out the […]

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