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

    [older monk at left and three younger monks at right are seated watching television]

    NY's Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is presenting a series of films organized by Trace Foundation entitled Lens on Tibet, August 20–31. Thirteen recent films by directors based in several countries will be screened at MoMA, and several of the filmmakers will be in attendance at their films.   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>