Minimalism Documentary: see the film

The Minimalists

Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus, known as “The Minimalists” to their 4 million readers, help people live more meaningful lives with less through their website, books, podcast, and documentary. As featured on: ABC, CBS, NBC, NPR, BBC, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, TIME, and The Atlantic.

The Minimalists Tour Dates

The Minimalists, photo by L. Bol

Less Is Now Tour 2017

Throughout 2017, The Minimalists are hitting the road with six simple ideas, from consumption and debt, to travel and self-reliance and more. We’ll bring one idea to your city, and together we’ll discuss that idea, deconstruct it, reshape it.

Dates, cities, and details coming soon. Subscribe to our email newsletter to be notified of new events.

Come spend your Now with us this year.
Now is the time for less.
Less is now.

Minimalism Documentary Tour 2016

How might your life be better with less? As our documentary, Minimalism, hits theaters on May 24, 2016, we will visit a bunch of cities to premiere the film in front of live audiences. At each event Joshua & Ryan will give a brief talk and then show the documentary in its entirety. After the film we will record a live version of “Ask The Minimalists” for our podcast.

August 10 — Orlando (sold out)
July 19 — Fargo (sold out)
June 01 — Toronto (sold out)
May 24 — Missoula (sold out)
May 23 — Salt Lake City (sold out)
May 20 — Los Angeles (sold out)
May 18 — San Francisco (sold out)
May 16 — Seattle (sold out)
May 11 — Chicago (sold out)
May 10 — Dayton (sold out)
May 08 — Dallas (sold out)
May 06 — Miami (sold out)
May 04 — Washington DC (sold out)
May 03 — Boston (sold out)
May 01 — New York City (sold out)

Don’t worry if your city isn’t listed above, because, starting May 24, 2016, Minimalism will be showing in 400+ theaters across the United States, Canada, and Australia. You can also order the documentary online. Discuss the movie on social media using the hashtag #MinimalismFilm.

Previous Tours 2011 – 2016

Big thanks to the tens of thousands of people who have attended our hundreds of previous tour stops over the years. If you haven’t attended one of our events, or if you want a refresher, you can find a few videos and photo albums below.

Tour Videos
Tour Photo Albums


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