Modern Day Guru (TBD 2021)
SSYY Productions / A+M CREATIVE / DB Films
Feature length documentary examining the intersection between hardcore punk rock and Indian Yogi spiritualism. Anchored by the fascinating cult-of-personality Raghunath (Ray Cappo), an NYC hardcore punk legend turned Hare Krishna Guru. Footage includes 5 weeks of filming in Indian over various trips, and multiple high-level celebrity interviews from both the music and spiritual worlds.
Director: Tom Essig
Producers: Alex Knapp, Derek Brown, Tom Essig, Sue Baer
Production Companies: A+M Creative, SSYY Productions, OneWayTicket Pictures
Cinematographers: Derek Brown, Alex Knapp
Addl Camera: Kevin Pastor (Untitled Productions)