International Buddhist Film Festival Tour

2014-2015 Season Designed for Multi City Run

Plans are being finalized for the 2014–15 season of the International Buddhist Film Festival (IBFF), which will be presented in a number of cities on both sides of the Pacific. The festivals will be scaled to each local venue and will feature ten to twenty titles plus ancillary events. Cities under consideration include Sydney, Melbourne, Singapore,   more>

    IN THEATERS

    [black and white image of a smiling Gelek Rimpoche wearing an American flag tophat with framed photo of HHDL on the wall behind him]

    A film about the well-known Tibetan Buddhist teacher Gelek Rimpoche, American Rimpoche, premieres June 7 at the Rubin Museum of Art, with director Nikki Appino,   more>

    OTHER FESTS

    [bare chested man adjusts position of a young woman's head]

    The 3rd annual Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF) takes place October 30–November 2, this year. DIFF 2014 includes forty-one titles with a particular focus on the Middle East, Tibet and China.   more>

    IN PRODUCTION

    [close-up of a novice monk's hands holding robes]

    Edward Burger's newest project is a an educational short film series on Buddhist life in contemporary China.  more>