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The Minimalists

Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus write about living a meaningful life with less stuff for 4 million readers. As featured on: ABC, CBS, NBC, BBC, TODAY, NPR, TIME, Forbes, The Atlantic, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and National Post. They live in Missoula, Montana.

The Minimalists Tour Dates

The Minimalists, photo by L. Bol

Film Festivals

Our documentary, Minimalism, hits theaters May 2016. Until then, it will screen at film festivals worldwide. Stay tuned, more festivals will be added each week. You can also subscribe via email for periodic updates.

2015 Festivals

Aug 23 — Los Angeles, CA // L.A. Arthouse Film Fest (details)

Sep 6 — Fort McMurray, AB // YMM International Film Fest (details)

Sep 14 — Cincinnati, OH // Cincinnati Film Fest (details)

Sep 25 & 27 — Dover, VT // ITV Film Fest (details)

Sep 26 & 28 — London, UK // Raindance Film Fest (details)

Oct 3 — Minneapolis, MN // SimpleREV Conference (details)

Oct 15 & 16 — New York, NY // NYC Independent Film Fest (details)

Oct 23 & 25 — Orlando, FL // Orlando Film Fest (details)

Nov 6 — Fort Worth, TX // Lone Star Film Fest (details)

Nov 7 — St. Louis, MO // St. Louis International Film Fest (details)

Nov 13 — Los Angeles, CA // Studio City International Film Fest (details)

2016 Festivals

Feb 19–28 — Missoula, MT // Big Sky Film Fest (details)

The documentary has won several film-festival awards.

Speaking Engagements 2015

We accept one or two speaking engagements per quarter. For details about having The Minimalists speak to your organization, visit our speaking page.

Mar 2 — Oxford, OH // Miami University (SOLD OUT)

Mar 31 — Missoula, MT // University of Montana (event details)

Apr 16 — Los Angeles, CA // NAPO Keynote Address (event details)

May 4 — Whitefish, MT // TEDxWhitefish (event details)

Sep 25 — Yellow Springs, OH // CS Conference Keynote (event details)

Previous Tours 2011 – 2015

Big thanks to the tens of thousands of people who have attended our hundreds of 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.

Seattle Meetup
TEDx Talk
Everything That Remains Tour
Tour Photo Albums


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