Program 2017


BUDDHIST FILM FESTIVAL EUROPE 2017 @Eye Amsterdam

BFFE 2017 – Art in Focus

Friday 29 September

Cinema 1

19:00 – 21:00 Opening Ceremony by Tibetan monks. Music by Tsering Dorjee Bawa.
Opening film The Last Dalai Lama? (81 min), Q&A via Skype with director Mickey Lemle

Saturday 30 September

Cinema 2

10:45 – 12:00 Heart of a Dog (75 min)

12:30 – 14:00 Water and Ice (9 min), Carried by the Sea (60 min), Q&A with director George Schouten

14:15 – 16:00 A Thousand Mothers + Drapchi Elegy + Royal Café  (97 min)

16:30 – 18:30 Akong, A Remarkable Life (96 min), Q&A with director Chico Dall’Ingha

19:00 – 20:35 Drokpa – The Last Tibetan Nomads (80 min), Q&A with director Yan Chun Su

21:15 – 22:45 My Son Tenzin (70 min), Q&A with actor/executive producer Tsering Dorjee Bawa

Sunday 1 October

Cinema 2

11:30 – 13:09 I Am a Monk (99 min)

Cinema 1

13:00 – 15:20 From Business to Being (89 min) Dutch premier,

with Mind & Life Europe special event (50 min)

EYE foyer

15:30 – 16:00 Closing Ceremony Sand Mandala in specially designated area in EYE
See Art in Focus

Cinema 2

16:15 – 18:15 The Sacred Art of Tibet (16 mm film) (45 min), Nurturing Compassion – 17th Karmapa, Trinley Dorje (56 min), Q&A

19:00 – 20:30 Walk With Me – Thich Nhat Hahn (88 min)

21:00 – 22:45 Closing Speech & Closing Film Prophecy (84 min)