IYENGAR: the Man, Yoga, and The Student's Journey IYENGAR: the Man, Yoga, and The Student's Journey

dir. Jake Clennell 2018 India, United States 106 min.
2018 – Hot Docs Toronto, 2019 – IFF Vancouver
Filmed before he passed away in 2014, this intimate portrait centers on Iyengar's legacy and teachings, while illuminating the life-changing holistic methods at the core of his practice.

Hailed as "the Michelangelo of yoga" and considered to be one of the most important masters in the world, B.K.S. Iyengar is credited with bringing the ancient art of yoga to the modern masses. Born in Southern India 100 years ago, the legendary guru is the founder of Iyengar Yoga, a form of Hatha yoga known for its rigorous mental and spiritual focus.

Whether you’re a seasoned devotee or simply looking for self-care motivation, this profound film is bound to steer you on the path to mindfulness.

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