THE SUN BEATEN PATH

ULAM KYI NIMA

By SONTHAR GYAL

THE FILM LIBRARY - as SALES

Drama - Completed 2011

A moving tale of redemption and a quietly powerful contemplation on the Buddhist concepts
of attachment and impermanence as we follow Nima’s journey across the Gobi Desert and Tibet's no man's land after his long pilgrimage to Lhasa and a horrible tragedy.

Festivals
& Awards

Locarno International Film Festival 2011
Vancouver International Film Festival 2011
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    • Year of production
    • 2011
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • CHINA
    • Languages
    • Other, MANDARIN
    • Duration
    • 89 mn
    • Director(s)
    • SONTHAR GYAL
    • Writer(s)
    • Sonthar GYAL, Sonthar SONTHAR GYAL
    • Producer(s)
    • SONTHAR GYAL, Jingyang LI (Beijing Fang Jin Television Media Co. Ltd.)
    • Synopsis
    • On his way home from a long pilgrimage to Lhasa, Nima is still haunted by the guilt and pain he suffered after a horrible tragedy. Transversing the vast Gobi desert alone on foot, a forlorn Nima meets an unlikely companion who will follow him on his path of redemption across the Gobi Desert and Tibet's no man's land.
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