Great Gifts for Contributors

Your generous support helps sustain the Buddhist Film Foundation and this year there are some very special gifts for contributors.   more>

International Buddhist Film Festival Tour

Plans are being finalized for the 2015–16 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   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>