Director of The Cup Lands New Film at Key International Festivals

Hema Hema: Sing Me A Song While I Wait, the new film from Khyentse Norbu, had its World Premiere at the prestigious Locarno (Switzerland) Film Festival, and has been selected for presentation at the Toronto International Film Festival in September.

Norbu, a leading Tibetan Buddhist teacher from Bhutan who is widely known as Dzongsar Jamyang   more>


    [four dark red robed young monks are seen from behind, gazing at a stack of burning logs with mountains and blue sky in the foreground]

    Golden Kingdom, the first dramatic feature filmed on location in Myanmar, opens in the US on June 17 in a limited theatrical release. A national expansion is set for fall with Kino Lorber distributing.  more>


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    The 11th Buddhist Film Festival in Europe (BFFE) opens in Amsterdam on September 30 with the Dutch premiere of Hema Hema: Sing Me A Song While I Wait, the new feature from Khyentse Norbu. BFFE will be presented at the EYE Film Museum through October 2. "This year our theme is interbeing,"  more>


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    As news filters in about unmet needs and overlooked communities in Nepal, the organizations chosen as beneficiaries of the Benefit Nepal Film Festival (June 15, 2015) continue their vital work on the ground there.  more>