BRILLIANT MOON

By Neten CHOKLING

HOUSE OF FILM - as SALES All rights, World / DISTR Theatrical, TV, DVD-video, VOD, World

Documentary - Completed 2009

Brilliant Moon: Glimpses of Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche chronicles the life of one
of Tibet's most revered 20th-century Tibetan teachers, Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche.

    • Year of production
    • 2009
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • USA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 58 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Neten CHOKLING
    • Producer(s)
    • Shechen RABJAM (Shechen Publications)
    • Synopsis
    • Using animation, rare still and archival footage and filmed throughout Tibet, India, the USA, Bhutan, and Nepal, the film tells his story from birth to death to rebirth –his childhood, his escape from Tibet during China's invasion, his determination to rebuild and reestablish the tradition far and wide, and the discovery of his incarnation. This moving biography is told in part through interviews with the Dalai Lama, Matthieu Ricard, Rabjam Rinpoche, and others. Narrated by Richard Gere and Lou Reed.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Jan 01, 1987
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