FLIM 2011

Daughters of Wisdom

2007 USA, a film by Bari Pearlman, 68 minutes



In Tibetan with English and Czech subtitles


On the Eastern Tibetan plateau of Kham, at an altitude of 14,000 feet, subsistence farmers and nomadic herding families sprinkle the craggy mountains of Nangchen. Their way of life has changed little in over 2,000 years, and for most it is a life of illiteracy, poverty and hunger.

Dreaming Lhasa

2005 India, a film by Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam, 90 minutes



In Tibetan and English with Czech subtitles


Karma, a Tibetan filmmaker from New York, goes to Dharamsala, the Dalai Lama's exile headquarters in northern India, to make a documentary about former political prisoners who have escaped from Tibet. She wants to reconnect with her roots but is also escaping a deteriorating relationship back home.

Home Away from Home

India, a film by Ramesh Gupta, 15 minutes

English with Czech subitles

The films of the Tibetan film archive evening courtesy of Tibet Film Archive, New York.

Film about the early exile years of Tibetan Exiles in India.

 

Raid into Tibet

1964 UK, a film by Adrian Cowell, adviser George Patterson, 30 minutes



English with Czech subtitles


The films of the Tibetan film archive evening courtesy of Tibet Film Archive, New York.

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