Tibetan Film Festival

The Tibetan Cultural Institute of Arkansas is proud to present:

12:30       Doors open


1:00pm    10 QUESTIONS FOR THE DALAI LAMA, written and directed by Rick Ray

Why do the poor often seem happier than the rich? Must a society lose its traditions in order to move into the future? How do you reconcile a commitment to non-violence when faced with violence? These are some of the questions posed to HHDL.


2:30pm    TIBETAN FOOTPRINTS, produced and directed by Luke Gramlich and Rita Davis

In 2006 Geshe Thupten Dorjee, a Tibetan Buddhist monk, arrived in Fayetteville to teach at the University of Arkansas. Since then, he has worked to create a community in Northwest Arkansas based on the principles of love, compassion and nonviolence.


3:00pm    MYSTIC TIBET, a film by Christina Lundberg

Discover the mysteries of Tibet, a land of vast expanse, great rivers and the world’s largest mountains with Tibetan Buddhist Master Lama Zopa Rinpoche and fifty pilgrims as they travel across the high Tibetan plateau, the roof of the world, for the spiritual adventure of a lifetime.


4:45pm    Panel Discussion


5:30pm    Break


7:00pm    KUNDUN, a Martin Scorsese picture

The incredible true story of one of the world’s most fascinating leaders, Tibet’s Dalai Lama, and his struggle
to rule a nation at one of the most challenging times in history.

SATURDAY, MARCH 11, 2017

12:30 pm – 9:30 pm

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church – Fayetteville

FREE ADMISSION –  DONATIONS APPRECIATED

CONCESSIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE

VISIT THE DHARMA STORE FOR PRAYER FLAGS, MALA BEADS AND INCENSE

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