JAMES ZITO

Producer and Director

Inquiry Into the Great Matter: A History of Zen Buddhism

James Zito is an independent film and videomaker living in northern Colorado. Interested in exploring Buddhist issues on film and in the electronic media, he has been involved in helping to create electronic archives of Buddhist materials as well as documenting the progress of Buddhism in America and the west. He has had the opportunity to meet, interview and document many of the world’s greatest remaining Buddhist teachers as well as a number of the world’s prominent Buddhist scholars . He is currently in production on a film about the relics of the Buddha and Buddhist saints and an investigation into the worship of the stupa in different types of

Buddhism around the world.

Information on another film by James Zito can be found at http://www.vajravideo.com