CAPS and CSI Present a Screening of the Film

Mission: Joy  - Finding happiness in troubled times

Thursday, October 6, 2022 | 6-8pm - Bring Snacks & Treats! 
FREE: All Welcome
Memorial Union Horizon Room (49)

Academy Award®-winning director Louie Psihoyos teams up with Peggy Callahan on Mission: Joy – Finding Happiness in Troubled Times, a documentary with unprecedented access to the unlikely friendship of two international icons who transcend religion: His Holiness the Dalai Lama & Archbishop Tutu. In their final joint mission, these mischievous brothers give a master class in how to create joy in a world that was never easy for them. They offer science-backed wisdom to help us all live with more joy, despite circumstances.

MISSION: JOY • Official Trailer • Documentary About the Dalai Lama & Desmond Tutu's Friendship

Consisting largely of never-before-seen footage shot over 5 days in Dharamsala, the film invites viewers to join these luminaries as they recount stories from their lives, each having lived through periods of incredible difficulty and strife. Mission: Joy is an antidote for the times. Learn more about the film and take part in the largest ever citizen science project on joy with just seven minutes per day over 7 days!