The Meaning of Tea in Philadelphia
Friday, February 4, 2011
Film Screening: The Meaning of Tea, 7pm
Special guests, Scott C. Hoyt, film director, and James Norwood Pratt, “instigator and prophet of America’s tea renaissance” and author of the recent book, Tea Dictionary.
The Meaning of Tea is a 74-minute documentary film that explores the calm and purposeful life of tea. The film is a tea-inspired journey that celebrates the history, rituals, spirituality and simple, pure enjoyment of tea through the eyes of tea lovers in places where tea is revered-from India to Ireland, from Taiwan to Japan, from Tea, South Dakota in the USA to Morocco, England and France.