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IBFF Showcase Announced: Save the Dates!

A five day IBFF Showcase will be co-presented by California Film Institute at the Smith Rafael Film Center, March 1–3, with additional screenings at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts   more>

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First DIFF Wraps

The first Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF) wrapped after a very successful four day inaugural event November 1–4, 2012. DIFF presented twenty-six films (including seven India premieres) from fifteen nations,   more>

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BuddhaFest Runs June 14–17 in Virginia

This year’s BuddhaFest took place June 14–17, 2012 at the Spectrum Theater at Artisphere, in Arlington, Virginia. Six films and a number of talks and meditation events were presented. There   more>

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IBFF 2012 BANGKOK Wraps Historic Four Day Event

Fifteen films from ten nations, most of which were Thailand premieres, were screened at the SF World Cinema (possibly the most modern cineplex in Asia) in downtown Bangkok as part   more>

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Mark McGuire on Shugendo Now

“The yamabushi are those who enter the mountain to seek experiential truth. They perform austerities and ritual actions adopted from shamanism, the kami tradition (Shinto), Esoteric Buddhism and Daoism. This   more>

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IBFF Co-presents Two Films at SFIAAFF

IBFF is co-presenting Sun Beaten Path, by Songthar Gyal, and Tibet In Song, by Ngawang Choephel at this year’s San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival March 8–18, 2012, its   more>

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Dharamshala International Film Festival opens November 1

Dharamshala, India, is now a global destination, the exile home of the Dalai Lama and the capital of the Tibetan diaspora. All year round, thousands of visitors from all over   more>

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