Lemonade documentary follows laid off people who then “found their calling”

A new documentary follows 16 people who were laid off, and then found more meaning in their lives. Lemonade is described on its web site as “an inspirational film about 16 advertising professionals who lost their jobs and found their calling, encouraging people to listen to that little voice inside their head that asks, ‘What if?’”

The film, created and produced by Erik Proulx and directed by directed by Marc Colucci, is available on DVD and is also being screened in select cities, including New York City tonight and Chicago early next month.

Here’s the trailer:

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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