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10th Annual Buddhist Film Festival Europe Opens October 2

The tenth annual Buddhist Film Festival in Europe (BFFE) takes place in Amsterdam October 2–4, 2015. Presented at the Eye Film Museum, BFFE offers a program of films from   more>

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Tricycle/BuddhaFest Online Film Festival runs through August 2

The Tricycle/BuddhaFest Online Film Festival runs through August 2, 2015 and features a number of films that premiered at International Buddhist Film Festivals over the years.

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Buddhist Film Foundation Sponsors New Series on Buddhism—Awarded Hartley Film Foundation Grant

A major new documentary television series in development, Swans at the Lake—The American Story of Buddhism, has received fiscal sponsorship from Buddhist Film Foundation (BFF) and has recently been awarded   more>

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Vara: A Blessing Now in Limited Theatrical Release in US

Vara: A Blessing, the new film from director Khyentse Norbu (The Cup, Travellers & Magicians) is screening in theaters in several cities in North America this summer, including a Buddhist   more>

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Benefit Nepal Film Festival Raises Over $11k

The special one-day event in San Rafael featured three programs of screenings, talks and raffles, all to raise attention and funds for ongoing grassroots earthquake recovery aid in Nepal.

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Benefit Nepal Film Festival Raises Over $9K

The special one-day event in San Rafael featured three programs of screenings, talks and raffles, all to raise attention and funds for ongoing grassroots earthquake recovery aid in Nepal. Donations   more>

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Benefit Nepal Film Festival Set for June 15—ONE DAY ONLY!

A special day-long film festival to benefit grassroots earthquake recovery aid in Nepal will take place on June 15 at the Smith Rafael Film Center in San Rafael, California. The   more>

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Benefit Film Festival for Nepal Set for June 15 at Smith Rafael Film Center

A day-long film festival to benefit grassroots earthquake recovery aid in Nepal will be presented on June 15 at the Smith Rafael Film Center in San Rafael, California. Organized by   more>

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The Alive Mind Online Spiritual Film Festival Runs Through End of May

The Alive Mind Online Spiritual Film Festival is running until the end of May 2015. Eighteen films from their extensive catalog are featured, including several Buddhist titles.

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IBFF 2015 BAY AREA is a Wrap!
Nearly 2,000 Attendees

IBFF 2015 BAY AREA completed a week-long run at the Smith Rafael Film Center, April 10–16, presenting fifteen premieres from ten countries to nearly 2,000 attendees. Filmmakers from China, Holland,   more>

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IBFF 2015 BAY AREA Announces Opening and Closing Night Films

The opening night film on April 10 at 7:00 pm will be the west coast premiere of Even Though the Whole World Is Burning, a portrait of US Poet Laureate   more>

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IBFF 2015 to Launch in April
First Stop on Pac Rim Circuit

The first dates for IBFF 2015 are April 10–16 at the Smith Rafael Film Center in San Rafael, California, a copresentation of Buddhist Film Foundation and California Film Institute. Over   more>

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