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1 hr. 28 min.

Plot Summary
Despite pressure from thieves and even his own son, an old Tibetan farmer refuses to sell his canine companion.

Cast: Drolma Kyab , Tamdrin Tso , Yanbum Gyal , Lochey ,

Director: Pema Tseden

Genres: Drama

Old Dog (2011)

Release Date: January 1st, 2011|1 hr. 28 min.

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critic reviews (6)
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  • 50
    John DeFore The Hollywood Reporter

    Crude production values are a stumbling block for bare-bones tale. show more

  • 88
    Slant Magazine

    Minimalist in its aesthetics and soundtrack, quiet and deliberate in its plot, but nonetheless familiar--endearing and a vital addition to the small but growing Tibetan cinema. show more

  • 80
    David Fear Time Out New York

    It’s both a sly piece of ethnography and a social satire that reads like a cosmic joke…right up until its climax makes the chuckle catch in your throat. show more

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