The Great Transmission (USA 2015)

with Alban Endlos - Umda (Germany 2015)


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Apr 23, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM


South Broadway Cultural Center
1025 Broadway Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87102


The Albuquerque Film & Music Experience Presents

The Great Transmission (USA 2015)

What does it take to keep ancient knowledge alive? Tibetan culture has deep roots, but the turmoil of the 20th century has left its vast text tradition in jeopardy.   This is a story of an historic act of cultural preservation, chronicling one refugee lama's lifelong efforts to preserve, print and return to his people, the sacred books that are their precious heritage.   His work unfolds against the backdrop of a centuries-long transmission, across continents and generations, upholding a legacy of transformative knowledge that dates back to the time of the Buddha.

56 min / Documentary
Director: Pema Gellek

 Alban Endlos - Umda (Germany 2015)

A 6 week journey through India in 4 Minutes match-cuts, colorgraded on a used VHS tape.

4 min / Music Video

Director: David Aufdembrinke


$8 General Admission

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