Tashi and the Monk DVD

Tashi and the Monk wins an Emmy!
Congratulations to Andrew Hinton and Johnny Burke for winning an Emmy for Outstanding Short Documentary 2016!

The multiple award winning film Tashi and the Monk is part of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour. In addition to winning at Banff for Best Mountain Culture, the film won the Best Short Film for 2014 at the International Documentary Associations annual awards in December 2014 along with the Pare Lorentz Award for humanitarian filmmaking. It also won two awards at the Telluride Mountain Film Fest in the spring of 2014.

There’s a brave social experiment taking place on a remote mountaintop in the foothills of the Himalaya. A former Buddhist monk is seeking to transform the lives of abandoned children through love and compassion. Tashi is especially vulnerable as she struggles to make friends, and learns that love can help heal even the saddest memories.

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DVD Contents:

  • Tashi and the Monk Film
  • Interview with Lobsang Phuntsok
  • Interview with the Filmmakers
  • Directors Commentary
  • Additional Scenes
  • Short films about Jhamtse Gatsal
  • English and French Subtitles

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