While at first I focused on what “calling” meant to the film’s subjects, over time I began to wonder what the notion of “calling” meant me and to those around me. Is a calling defined by what you do? Is it who you are? Is it both? Is a calling something that exists for everyone? Was I following mine? I had a lot of questions.
Danny Alpert spend 8 years producing the new PBS documentary, The Calling. After they wrapped on production, he began to wonder how it was that his questions could spark further pondering and discussion. Check out all sorts of people – from snowboarders to comedians to chefs – answering the questions about what calling means to them here. What does calling mean to YOU?