In late summer 2019, in response to the intentionally set fires in the Amazon, indigenous community leaders from the New York & New Jersey area gathered in Manhattan and Brooklyn to perform healing rituals.
The Energy of Love is a short documentary that tells the story of how the pure form of Chocolate (Theobroma Cacao) revives in modern society as “the Food of the Gods” with its divine message of unconditional love. This sacred food has been revered by ancient civilizations in Meso-America for thousands of years. Featuring Cacao Ceremony guide, Florencia Fridman, we explore how communities in NYC gathered in ceremony to express their message of living in Peace and unconditional Love, while exploring how our current disconnection is no longer sustainable for the future of humanity.
America Maldonado is an independent filmmaker born in Venezuela. She develops Documentaries based in powerful subjects that are helping to improve societies around the world. Her enthusiasm and her powerful story telling give a voice to those in search of new ways of living and showing paths of connection for a humanity living in harmony with our planet.