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Year in Tibet, 1, The Visit
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directed by Sun Shuyun, 1960-; produced by Peter Firstbrook, fl. 1977-2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Year in Tibet, 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 52 mins
The Panchen Lama, the highest-ranking Buddhist living in Tibet today, pays a sudden visit to the local monastery and throws the monks into turmoil. For Tsephun, a novice monk, the visit proves to be the most exciting day of his life. In the town, Jianzang, a local hotel owner, is worried about the lack of business...
directed by Sun Shuyun, 1960-; produced by Peter Firstbrook, fl. 1977-2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Year in Tibet, 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 52 mins
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Year in Tibet, 2, Three Husbands and a Wedding
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directed by Sun Shuyun, 1960-; produced by Peter Firstbrook, fl. 1977-2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Year in Tibet, 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 52 mins
It is autumn in southern Tibet and everyone is pulling together to get in the harvest. Like all farmers, Dundan is worried most about hailstones flattening his crops. In the past, his brother, Tseden, the local shaman, protected the fields with his spells. Now the local government has installed guns to disperse th...
directed by Sun Shuyun, 1960-; produced by Peter Firstbrook, fl. 1977-2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Year in Tibet, 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 52 mins
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Year in Tibet, 3, Faith, Hope and Charity
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directed by Sun Shuyun, 1960-; produced by Peter Firstbrook, fl. 1977-2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Year in Tibet, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 52 mins
The monks in the Pel Kor monastery begin their elaborate preparations for New Year, one of Tibet’s biggest festivals. In the town, meanwhile, Lhakpa, a local rickshaw driver, struggles to earn money as winter approaches. He embarks on a scheme to buy and sell puppies – but with disastrous consequences. Meanwhi...
directed by Sun Shuyun, 1960-; produced by Peter Firstbrook, fl. 1977-2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Year in Tibet, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 52 mins
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Year in Tibet, 4, Monks Behaving Badly
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directed by Sun Shuyun, 1960-; produced by Peter Firstbrook, fl. 1977-2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Year in Tibet, 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 52 mins
It is now mid-winter in southern Tibet, where temperatures regularly fall 20 degrees below freezing. In the Pel Kor monastery in Gyantse, the director, Choephel, discovers that some irreplaceable statues have been stolen and suspects it is an inside job. But the theft gives the local Communist Party an excuse to p...
directed by Sun Shuyun, 1960-; produced by Peter Firstbrook, fl. 1977-2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Year in Tibet, 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 52 mins
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Zahra: Change Begins at Home
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directed by Imad Karam, 1976-; produced by Imad Karam, 1976-, FLT Films (London, England: FLT Films, 2011), 26 mins
Zahra: Change Begins at Home tells of the passion and commitment of a single mother with four children, a refugee from Somalia, who overcomes obstacles to transform her life and make a difference in the community. Tackling crucial issues that affect social harmony, breaking down communication barriers between the...
directed by Imad Karam, 1976-; produced by Imad Karam, 1976-, FLT Films (London, England: FLT Films, 2011), 26 mins
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