Film Club


A community on the Tibetan plateau navigates an ever-changing world. While some traditions fade, new ones are embraced—including basketball.

By Ruby Yang

the lion's roar

Film Club

The Lion’s Roar

Originally released in 1985 in 16mm and beautifully remastered in 2021, The Lion’s Roar is an intimate portrait of the late 16th Gyalwa Karmapa, head of the Karma Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism.

By Mark Elliott

Yarlung still

Film Club


Kunsang Kyirong animates a tale of three Tibetan children’s relationship with the Yarlung river and death with charcoal in this enchanting short. Stream the film now through February 4, 2022!

By Kunsang Kyirong

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