Tag Archives: Film

  • Award-winning Tibetan film director held by police

    An award-winning Tibetan film director was detained by police in China and ended up in hospital, officials and fellow cinematographers said Wednesday. ...

  • Tibetan Warrior — a film review

    The real life story of a Switzerland-based Tibetan musician, his frustrations, aspirations, and struggle while the whole world continue to overlook what is happening inside Tibet and choose to shake hands with China. ...

  • Tashi Wangchuk A man under the bed

    How the money flows among the filmmaker, distributors, and exhibitors: Where does it come from and where does it go? ...

  • China’s first Tibetan language film released in Tibet

    The two-hour-long movie Tibet Sky (or Phurbu and Tenzin), was filmed on the Tibetan plateau with an all-Tibetan cast. ...

  • Sweet and Sour

    The making of Phun Anu Thanu was a great learning experience. In fact the film taught us far more than what we had learnt at our film schools. ...

  • Best Documentary Award goes to film on mining in Tibet

    A documentary on mining in Tibet received one of the 13 awards announced at the conclusion of the 10th Free Spirit Film Festival in McLeod Ganj late Wednesday. ...

  • Tenth anniversary of Free Spirit Film Festival kicks off

    The tenth anniversary of the Free Spirit Film Festival begins today with 30 films from around the world. It will be held for five days, 25 to 29 October, at Tibetan Day School in McLeod Ganj. ...

  • China frees jailed Tibetan filmmaker Dhondup Wangchen

    A Tibetan filmmaker who won international recognition for a bold documentary on ordinary people's grievances against Chinese rule has been freed after serving a six-year sentence. ...

  • Production of Tibetan film Losar launched in Darjeeling

    An inaugural function for the new Tibetan film Losar took place on 22nd November 2013 in Darjeeling, West Bengal. ...

  • Pema Dhondup’s “Arise” screened in McLeod Ganj

    Director Pema Dhondup's film Arise had its India premiere in McLeod Ganj on Wednesday night, bringing this year's Free Spirit Film Festival to a close. ...