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Explore the Himalayas...in New York City!

October 5, 2010

Tibet Custom (UK)
October 4, 2010

When: Friday, October 22 - Thursday, October 28, 2010
Where: The Quad Cinema, Greenwich Village, 34 W 13th St, New York NY 10011
What: The Himalaya Film Festival, a celebration
of films featuring the Himalayan region
Contact: Dana Moyal Kolevzon Cell: 646 320 7592 dana@himalayafilmfestival.us

The Himalaya Film Festival connects you with the
captivating people, culture, nature and politics
of the Himalayan region, and offers you the
virtual opportunity to experience the Himalayas.

The Himalaya Film Festival offers a fascinating
selection of 31 films, featuring breathtaking
images from Bhutan,India, Nepal, and Tibet. The
films highlight dramatic landscapes, heartwarming
scenes of everyday life, cultural gems and colorful religious festivals.

The Himalaya Film Festival is an established
yearly cultural event throughout Europe. The
founder and organizer of the annual festival is Glenn Krishna Mitrasing, MD.

"Audience numbers continue to rise every year.
It's no small achievement that since the
festival’s inception in Amsterdam in 2003, the
event has traveled to Tokyo, and now to the
United States,” explains Mitrasing. “The program
will be divided into sessions of two or three
films, each of which focus on a common theme. The
films will be screened at the Quad Cinema in
Greenwich Village, at the cultural heart of
Manhattan. The Quad is the perfect venue for the
first American screenings, as its audience is
made up of passionate moviegoers eager to see the
best in independent, foreign and documentary films."

Come witness the people living on top of the
world and find out what inspires them.

Festival schedule information and descriptions of
the films at: www.HimalayaFilmFestival.us

Programme and Purchase Options

As you can see, the programme is divided into
sessions containing 2 or more films.

You can reserve screening tickets for each
individual session or order a festival day pass online via MOVIETICKETS.COM

or at the box office of Quad Cinema: 34 West 13th
Street, New York, New York 10011 p: 212-255-2243

Select a film for synopsis, photo's and other info

Programme

FRIDAY 10/22 and
MONDAY 10/25
Session 1  1:00     Tingvong 
                             Tantric Yogi  
Session 2  3:10      The State Oracle of Tibet 
                              A year in Tibet Episode 1: The Visit 
Session 3  5:20      A year in Tibet  Episode 2:
                              Three Husbands and a Wedding 
                              A year in Tibet  Episode 3:
                              Faith, Hope and Charity  
Session 4  7:40      A year in Tibet  Episode 4:
                             Monks Behaving Badly
                            A year in Tibet  Episode 5:
                             Diary of a Novice Monk 
Session 5 10:00    Yudha Chitra - Frames of War 
                             A life with slate 

SATURDAY 10/23 and TUESDAY 10/26
Session 6  1:00     Journey of a Red Fridge
                             Stone pastures 
Session 7  3:15     Mustang 
                             Riding solo to the top of the world 
Session 8  5:35     A man called Nomad 
                             Chickenshit & Ash -- A Visit to Paradise 
Session 9  7:40     Miss Tibet 
                             Kumari, the Living Goddess 
Session 10 9:50    Bhedako Oon Jasto... in search of a song...
                            Thin Ice 

SUNDAY 10/24 and WEDNESDAY 10/27
Session 11  1:00   A Rough Cut on The Life and Times of Lachuman Magar 
                             Holy men and Fools 
Session 12  3:10   People of darkness
                            Children of God 
Session 13  5:20   Those who care 
                            On the road with the red god: MACHHENDRANATH 
Session 14  7:20   A Matter of doubt 
                            Trio for One  
                            A higher Calling
Session 15  9:45   Fairy tale of Kathmandu 
                            Bhutan -- Taking the Middle Path to Happiness

Source: http://www.himalayafilmfestival.us
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