LIGHT | Five Days With Janet Adler

Berlin-based filmmaker Jens Wazel visited Janet Adler on Galiano Island, B.C. in May 2022. For five days they embarked on a journey of discovery and learning. Their collaboration resulted in the film LIGHT | Five Days with Janet Adler, a homage to the life and legacy of one of the great teachers of our time.

Since its release in July 2023, the film has been watched over 25,000 times by people from all over the world. It can be seen on YouTube with subtitles in English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, and Russian.

"The way you captured the imagery of her space, internal and external, conveyed the stillness and level of awareness that she has achieved and endeavors to teach others."
~Daria Halprin, Director Tamalpa Institute


"It honors Janet... and it brings awareness to a powerful form."
~Corlene van Sluizer, Dance therapist and artist


"You have captured Janet's living light. Through your beautiful video, she will continue to radiate that clarity of light beyond her life here."
~Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen, Developer of Body-Mind Centering


"The film talked directly to my soul."
~Eleni Binggeli


"What an extraordinary film about an extraordinary human being. Her light has touched so many of us in the conscious movement world."
~Michael Molin-Skelton, Movement Teacher


"We will be quoting lines from Janet speaking in your film for the rest of our lives."
~Paula Sager, Co-Editor, Intimacy in Emptiness: An Evolution of Embodied Consciousness