Himalayan Film Festival

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    Bal Krishna Sama - Untold Story

    Dinesh Palpali / Nepal / 2012 / 71 mins
    The  story  follows  a  little  boy,  Krishna,  who  experiences  the  hardships  of  contemporary  caste  discrimination in his daily life, leading him to take a dramatic decision.   
    Bal Krishna Sama

    Live Oak Theatre @ The Himalayan Fair
    May 17, 2014 12:00 pm

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    Hirondelle Chatelard / Bhutan / 2013 / 33 mins
    MADE IN BHUTAN is a documentary portraying this recent emergence of entrepreneurship in the Bhutanese Kingdom .
    Made in Bhutan

    Live Oak Theatre @ The Himalayan Fair
    May 17, 2014 1:40 pm

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    Scent of Juniper

    Tashi Wangchuk / USA / 2013 / 30 mins
    "Scent of Juniper" is a real life story about a Tibetan exile folk artist, Tsering Dorjee who lives in the San Francisco Bay area and his initiative in passing down centuries old Tibetan literature and performing arts to younger generation Tibetans.
    Scent of Juniper

    Live Oak Theatre @ The Himalayan Fair
    May 17, 2014 4:15 pm

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    Who Will Be a Gurkha

    Kesang Tseten / England, Nepal / 2013 / 75 mins
    The Brigade of Gurkhas has been a special unit within the British army for 200 years. Boys are recruited for the unit in the mountain villages of Nepal. In Who Will Be a Gurkha, director Kesang Tseten observes how these boys fare in this rigorous three-phase selection procedure extending over six months.
    Who Will Be a Gurkha

    Live Oak Theatre @ The Himalayan Fair
    May 17, 2014 2:35 pm

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    Opening Night with Kamlahari

    Chistoph Schwaiger / Nepal / 2013 / 52 mins
    Deprived of their childhood, family and education, young Nepalese women are doomed by ancient traditions to be exploited as cheap laborers in rich households.
    Opening Night in San Francisco

    Ninth Street Independent Film Center
    May 16, 2014 7:00 pm