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Dalai Lama, Filmmaker at Roxie

May 26, 2008

Chronicle Staff Report
San Francisco Chronicle
Saturday, May 24, 2008

Khashyar Darvich, director of "Dalai Lama Renaissance," will appear
at tonight's screening of the film at the Roxie Film Center. Darvich
will introduce the 7 p.m. showing, and hold a Q&A session at 8:30 p.m.

The film, narrated by Harrison Ford, is a documentary about the Dalai
Lama's discussions with 40 Western thinkers about world problems. The
talks took place in 1999 at the Dalai Lama's home in India.
Information about the film is at

Darvich previously directed "Black Hawk Waltz: Tales of a Rocky
Mountain Town," a documentary about the history of a small Colorado
mountain town that became a favorite of Beat generation writers.

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