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This documentary explores the meaning and source of human happiness, interviewing people from all walks of life, along with various scientists and other experts who weigh in on how humans find and keep the vital feeling.
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This documentary explores the meaning and source of human happiness, interviewing people from all walks of life, along with various scientists and other experts who weigh in on how humans find and keep the vital feeling.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Extra Scenes; Q&A With Director Roko Belic and Interview With Executive Producer Tom Shadyac; Director's Commentary; Behind the Scenes Photos
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/18/2012
  • UPC: 635961210023
  • Original Release: 2011
  • Rating:

  • Source: Passion River
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 6,221

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Ed Diener Participant
Richard Davidson Participant
H.H. The Dalai Lama Participant
Sonja Lyubomirsky Participant
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi Participant
Marci Shimoff Participant
Daniel Gilbert Participant
Tim Kasser Participant
Melissa Moody Participant
Nic Marks Participant
Michael Pritchard Participant
Gregory Berns Participant
P. Read Montague Participant
Roy Blanchard Participant
Technical Credits
Roko Belic Director, Producer
Mark Adler Score Composer
Adrian Belic Associate Producer
Jess Furman Associate Producer
Pamela Harris Associate Producer
Omid Heidari Associate Producer
Vivien Hillgrove Editor
Bhagyashree Raorane Associate Producer
Frances Reid Producer
Tom Shadyac Executive Producer
Eiji Han Shimizu Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Happy
1. Opening Credits [1:29]
2. Manoj Singh, India [2:34]
3. Studying Happiness [3:15]
4. Novelty- Roy Blanchard, Louisiana [1:59]
5. Dopamine - Exercise [4:34]
6. Flow [2:18]
7. Resilience - Melissa Moody [7:47]
8. Income, Values, Relationships [5:47]
9. Overwork Unhappiness [6:16]
10. Gross National Happiness, Bhutan [2:31]
11. Co-Housing, Denmark [5:05]
12. Connectedness [1:57]
13. Longevity, Okinawa [7:30]
14. Teaching Compassion [5:53]
15. In Our Nature [4:13]
16. Learning Compassion [2:57]
17. Helping Others [:02]
18. Living Happily [4:19]
19. End Credits [1:54]
20. Chapter 20 [1:17]
21. Chapter 21 [1:28]
22. Chapter 22 [:25]
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Disc #1 -- Happy
   Play Movie
      Bonus Features
         Jaime Lerner: Curitiba, Brazin
         Daniel and Tina Richmond: West Virginia
         Janis Bell: Hospice Nurse
         Findhorn: Scotland
         Matthieu Ricard On Perception
         Director Roko Belic Interviews Executive Producer Tom Shadyac
         Q & A With Director Roko Belic
         Play All
      Director's Commentary
         Director's Commentary:On
         Director's Commentary: Off
         Genghis Blues
         Beyond the Call
         I Am
         Gypsy Caravan
         Long Night's Journey Into Day
      Subtitles: Off
      Subtitles: English
      Subtitles: Español
      Subtitles: Français
      Subtitles: Deutsch
      Subtitles: Chinese
      Subtitles: Português
      Subtitles: Italiano
      Subtitles: Czech
      Subtitles: Polish
      Audio Selection
         5.1 Dolby Digital Surround Sound
         Dolby Digital Stereo
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  • Posted April 7, 2013

    very well done and very informative

    very well done and very informative

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