11 user 19 critic

Walk with Me (2017)

2:33 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $3.99 on Prime Video

'Walk With Me' is a meditative film about a community of Zen Buddhist monks and nuns who have dedicated their lives to mastering the art of mindfulness with their world-famous teacher Thich Nhat Hanh.



Learn more

More Like This 

Walk with Me (2016)
Drama | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Deployed on mission in Helmand, Afghanistan, 25-year old Thomas steps on a landmine and gets seriously injured. At the local rehabilitation center he meets Sofie, an ascending ballerina ... See full summary »

Director: Lisa Ohlin
Stars: Mikkel Boe Følsgaard, Cecilie Lassen, Karen-Lise Mynster
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Unique biopic about Yogananda, telling the story of his life and influence on yoga, religion and science, combining re-enactment, interviews, and verité.

Directors: Paola di Florio, Lisa Leeman
Stars: George Harrison, Anupam Kher, Reed Rudy
Director: Isabel del Rosal
Stars: Devin Dunne Cannon, Bridget Barkan, Catrina Ganey
Human Flow (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Human Flow is director and artist Ai Weiwei's detailed and heartbreaking exploration into the global refugee crisis.

Director: Weiwei Ai
Stars: Israa Abboud, Hiba Abed, Rami Abu Sondos
Documentary | Biography | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

The story of civil rights giant Judge Damon J. Keith who has decided some of the most landmark and controversial rulings of the last 50 years, including a decision that lead to him, a federal judge, being sued by a sitting President.

Director: Jesse Nesser
Stars: Mitch Albom, Julian Bond, John Conyers
Walk With Me (2019)
Short | Romance
Director: Allan Tsao
Stars: Meejee Kim, Perry Tsao
Samadhi (2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Samadhi Part 1 is the first installment in a series of films exploring Samadhi, an ancient Sanskrit word which points toward the mystical or transcendent union that is at the root of all spirituality and self inquiry.

Director: Daniel Schmidt
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

ON YOGA: The Architecture of Peace is director Heitor Dhalia's new film and his first documentary, it follows photographer Michael O'Neill as he talks to the great Yoga masters in India, Tibet and New York.

Director: Heitor Dhalia
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

There is one vibratory field that connects all things. It has been called Akasha, Logos, the primordial OM, the music of the spheres, the Higgs field, dark energy, and a thousand other names throughout history.

Director: Daniel Schmidt
Stars: Patrick Sweeney
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

After losing his farm during the floods of 1953, a romantic Dutch farmer is tired of getting his socks wet. He cycles to Italy and decides to grow tulips in the sweltering heat of Puglia.

Director: Mike van Diem
Stars: Ksenia Solo, Giancarlo Giannini, Gijs Naber
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The film portrays the life of a family separated from the mainstream of modern society, yet containing within its microcosm the complex layers and dramas of human relationship: conjugal ... See full summary »

Director: Phan Quang Binh Nguyen
Stars: Thi Hai Yen Do, Tang Thanh Ha, Ninh Duong Lan Ngoc
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Portrait of Andy Goldsworthy, an artist whose specialty is ephemeral sculptures made from elements of nature.

Director: Thomas Riedelsheimer
Stars: Andy Goldsworthy, Anna Goldsworthy, Holly Goldsworthy


Credited cast:
Benedict Cumberbatch ... Narrator (voice)
Thich Nhát Hanh ... Himself (as Thich Nhat Hanh)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pháp De Pháp De ... Himself (as Brother Pháp De)
Brother Pháp Dung Brother Pháp Dung ... Himself
Pháp Huu Pháp Huu ... Himself (as Brother Pháp Huu)
Chan Khong ... Herself (as Sister Chân Không)
Brother Pháp Linh Brother Pháp Linh ... Himself
Sister Dang Nghiêm Sister Dang Nghiêm ... Herself
Sister Dinh Nghiêm Sister Dinh Nghiêm ... Herself
Brother Pháp Siêu Brother Pháp Siêu ... Himself


'Walk With Me' follows a community of Zen Buddhist monks and nuns who have dedicated their lives to mastering the art of mindfulness with their world-famous teacher Thich Nhat Hanh. Filmed over three years in France and the USA, this intimate and meditative film travels deep inside a world that seems far from our everyday, and reveals how the monastics transform suffering in themselves and in others through their deep enquiry into the nature of existence, suffering, and their true selves. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis




See all certifications »


Official Sites:

Official site




English | French | Vietnamese

Release Date:

18 July 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Walk with Me: On the Road with Thich Nhat Hanh See more »


Box Office


$800,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,932, 13 August 2017

Gross USA:


Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Speakit Films, SunnyMarch See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs



See full technical specs »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

yet another aimless documentary
15 September 2017 | by bwygSee all my reviews

Zen Buddhism is a really interesting way to look at the world, and Thich Nhat Hanh is arguably one of its great teachers. But neither comes through in this well meant but pointless film.

The film fails to tell you much of anything. You don't learn who Thich Nhat Hanh is, what he's doing, where he's doing it (beyond somewhere in France), or why he's doing it. There's no history, no context. It's mostly just following a guy around, and I mean that literally, there are minutes on screen of the back of a guy's head as he walks about.

You won't learn much of anything about Zen Buddhism. The five core precepts aren't mentioned, nor the 14 mindfulness teachings. You'll have to look them up because IMDb won't let me post a link here.

You'd think that any film about Thich Nhat Hanh would at least mention what he's known for. If you think that, this film will disappoint you.

And I have to say the camera work played against what little message there was. For example, there were way, way, way too many extreme closeups, which emphasizes the individual and downplays the connections between all things that Thich Nhat Hanh teaches.

Thich Nhat Hanh and the Zen Buddhism he teaches deserve a better film than this.

28 of 39 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 11 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed