*The Sun Beaten Path*. 2011. China. Directed by Sonthar Gyal. 89 min. Courtesy of Gyal and Sundance Institute

The Sun Beaten Path. 2011. China. Directed by Sonthar Gyal. In Tibetan, Chinese; English subtitles. 89 min.

This debut feature from the cinematographer of Pema Tseden’s films, as well as Embrace (also screening in this series), presents the story of a young man making a pilgrimage to Lhasa to overcome the guilt of causing a family member’s death.

  1. Saturday, August 30, 2014,
    1:30 p.m.

    T2, Theater 2
  2. Saturday, August 23, 2014,
    7:30 p.m.

    New York premiere. Followed by discussion with Sonthar Gyal
    T2, Theater 2
This film accompanies ContemporAsian.