The Next Guardian. 2017. Hungary. Directed by Arun Bhattarai, Dorottya Zurbo. In Dzongkha; English subtitles. 74 min.
In Bhutan, the last remaining Buddhist kingdom, two siblings confront the hopes and dreams that go against their family’s ancient traditional values. This heartwarming coming-of-age story addresses the bittersweet aspects of growing up and navigating one’s place in the world.
A Doc Fortnight/Tricycle:The Buddhist Review collaboration