Discover and share stories

of adventure, connection, and change making.

1 person thinks this is good

An Idealist Reflects on Love, Hip Hop, and Brazil


What began as then 22-year-old American Jocelyn Edelstein's voyage to Brazil to teach English culminated eight years later in the feature-length documentary Believe The Beat, the story of a community of street dancers she became inspired by during her stay.

"This is what the world asks us to do," Jocelyn says. "Follow the winding, complicated path toward voracious wonder. Say yes to the moments that enchant and challenge and surprise us."

Continue to



  1. {{}}
  1. {{fields.video_link.url}}

Ready to post! You’ve uploaded the maximum number of images.

Your video is ready to post!

Oops! Nice pic, but it’s just not our (file) type. Please try uploading a .jpg or .png image.

Well, this is embarrassing. Something went wrong when posting your comment. Care to try again?

That image is too large. Maximum size is 6MB.

Please enter a valid URL from YouTube or Vimeo.

Embedding has been disabled for this video.


Posting comment...