BUDDHISM MINI FILM FEST WITH DOCUS FROM THAILAND & CAMBODIA
In Cambodia, Meak Bochea Day is an important public holiday and Buddhist festival. Join us for the screening of riveting docu about Buddha and Buddhism. 4PM: BUDDHAS'S LOST CHILDREN (2006/97 min) follows a Thai Buddhist monk, who wages an inspirational battle to help orphaned children and fight drug abuse. 7PM: Sao Sopheak’s THE QUIET MOVEMENT (2012, 13 min) investigates the status of Cambodian nuns. THE CROSS AND THE BOHDI TREE (2001/43 min) portrays the spiritual journey of French Catholic priest François Ponchaud in Cambodia. 8PM: THE LIFE OF BUDDHA (2007, 105 min) presents a timeline of important events, from conception to Buddha’s awakening and death.