Monthly Movie Night Presents: Travellers & Magicians
|Date:||January 12th, 2018.
Monthly Movie Night Educational Series Presents:
Travellers and Magicians written & directed by Khyentse Norbu.
Travellers and Magicians is the first feature film to be shot entirely in the kingdom of Bhutan. It tells the story of Dondup (Tsewang Dandup), a young government official who desperately wishes to leave his Bhutanese village and go to America. After he misses his bus to Thimphu, the nearest bigger town, Dondup is forced to hitchhike and walk down the. lateral road to the west. He falls in with a group of travelers, which include a Buddhist monk, a drunk, a widowed rice paper maker and his daughter Sonam (Sonam Lhamo).
Running time: 108 minutes
This showing is part of SSI and IDC TE's movie series to provide engaging educational programs about developmental, cultural and humanitarian issues in the Himalayan region.
Location: Tsegyalgar Schoolhouse, 18 Schoolhouse Road, Conway
Date: Friday, January 12th, 2018 at 7:00pm
Free to the public