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<i>Bhikkhunī – Buddhism, Sri Lanka, Revolution</i>: A Film on the Epicenter of Theravada Female Ordinations
An interview with Polish-born filmmaker Małgorzata Dobrowolska
Uploaded 2 Apr 2019
Buddhism in Contemporary China Through a Photographer’s Eye
Insights into the cultural and religious heritage of the people of China
Uploaded 23 Dec 2016
The Nostalgia of 2,500 Years: Celebrating South Asia’s Buddhist Heritage
Buddhist traditions and spiritual heritage of the region
Uploaded 18 Dec 2015
“Dakini As Art”: The Buddhist Feminine in Art
“When you arrive at the extinction of reality, there is nothing but the spontaneity of pure potential. There is no other way to dance in the sky.” - Yeshe Tsogyal   The dakini principle has been a s
Uploaded 22 May 2015
Buddhist Film Foundation: Preserving and Promoting Buddhist Films
Since its creation in 2000, the Buddhist Film Foundation (BFF) has been a cornerstone for Buddhist-themed cinema. The foundation strives to uphold Buddhism in film, and archive and promote new and upc
Uploaded 22 Aug 2014
Stories of the Holiest Summit on Earth
Good filmmaking provides immersion in illusion. When we sit down for what is usually more than an hour to stare at a screen, we need the film to convince and effectively trick us into believing we are
Uploaded 13 Mar 2014
Himalayas Breathing: Narrow Road to the Inner Region
Editor's note: Oleg Yuzefpolsky is an artistic filmmaker, music innovator, and producer of media about the Himalayas. Buddhist and environmental values inform his treks and work. He prefers not to use
Uploaded 23 Jul 2013
A Film Adventure: “Daughters of Dolma”
Increasingly, we find Buddhist Film Festivals popping up in cities around the world for audiences of all ages and backgrounds - there are films with religious and spiritual messages, cultural stories,
Uploaded 1 Apr 2012
My Reincarnation
This fascinating documentary is both the portrait of an unusual father/son relationship and the exploration of a remarkable spiritual journey.  The father is a Buddhist master or Rinpoche who relocate
Uploaded 1 Mar 2012
The Buddha
In the preface to the film The Buddha, D. Max Moerman from Barnard University says, “Like any good story it has a lot to teach… the story of his [the Buddha’s] life is a beautiful way of tel
Uploaded 1 Mar 2012
Words of My Perfect Teacher
This is a film about a Buddhist teacher from Bhutan, Khyentse Norbu Rinpoche, and his western followers: a Canadian engineer, an English fortune teller, and an American filmmaker who made this movie.
Uploaded 1 Mar 2012
KanZeOn: A Documentary on Sound
It has been literally years since I watched a documentary and thought it was objectively good (liking it or disliking it is a subjective thing), because too often documentaries about the humanities li
Uploaded 3 Dec 2011
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