Release Date: May 15th, 2013
DVD Release Date: July 30th, 2013
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 28 min
Despite pressure from thieves and even his own son, an old Tibetan farmer refuses to sell his canine companion.
Director: Pema Tseden
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
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
Crude production values are a stumbling block for bare-bones tale. show more