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13th edition, September 28-30, 2018
in Filmmuseum EYE Amsterdam
A warm welcome to the BFFE website!
In the 13th Buddhist Film Festival Europe, under the direction of Babeth M. VanLoo, Buddhism, film, art and culture are brought together. This heart-warming meeting of people who are inspired by a careful selection of spiritual films, panels and art, will take place again this year in the beautiful space of the film museum EYE. Nothing gives more energy than feeling connected to a community of inspiring filmmakers and film-lovers in such a perfect location.
Since 2005, BFFE has succeeded every year in showing films and organising events in Amsterdam that portray Buddhism as a living, cultural presence in modernity. This year again the BFFE makes a selection of excellent feature films and documentaries, and a panel in which experts will discuss the integration and inspiration of Buddhist values in the construction of a more compassionate society.
The BFFE desperately needs your support to keep organising this special festival over and over again without a structural subsidy.
Become a friend of the festival and transfer your amount to
NL69 INGB 0664 1214 03
in the name of: Stichting IBBF Europe, Amsterdam,
and please add your (digital) contact information!
For tax-deductible donations above € 250 please contact Alice Helenklaken at firstname.lastname@example.org
“You may find your way into the nature of mind through creativity; or you may come out from that nature, to express creativity. Both are the best of our mind’s potential.”
Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche
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