Kundun (Touchstone Movie)

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Kundun (Touchstone Movie)

Kundun Details:

Praised as one of the best films of the year, KUNDUN is a motion picture masterpiece directed by five-time Academy Award(R)-nominated director Martin Scorsese. It’s the incredible true story of one of the world’s most fascinating leaders — Tibet’s Dali Lama and his daring struggle to rule a nation at one of the most challenging times in its history. Powerfully told and set against a backdrop of world politics — the film’s release created an international uproar! Featuring a striking Oscar(R)-nominated score by renowned composer Philip Glass, this extraordinary motion picture has been greeted with both controversy and worldwide acclaim — experience it for yourself!

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Key Cast:

  • Tenzin Thuthob Tsarong: the Dalai Lama (Adult)
  • Gyurme Tethong: the Dalai Lama (Age 12)
  • Tulku Jamyang Kunga Tenzin: the Dalai Lama (Age 5)
  • Tenzin Yeshi Paichang: the Dalai Lama (Age 2)
  • Tencho Gyalpo: the Dalai Lama’s mother
  • Tenzin Topjar: Lobsang (age 5 to 10)
  • Tsewang Migyur Khangsar: the Dalai Lama’s father
  • Tenzin Lodoe: Takster Rinpoche
  • Tsering Lhamo: Tsering Dolma
  • Geshi Yeshi Gyatso: the Lama of Sera
  • Losang Gyatso: The Messenger
  • Sonam Phuntsok: Reting Rinpoche
  • Gyatso Lukhang: Lord Chamberlain
  • Lobsang Samten: Master of the Kitchen
  • Jigme Tsarong: Taktra Rinpoche
  • Tenzin Trinley: Ling Rinpoche
  • Robert Lin: chairman Mao Zedong
  • Jurme Wangda: Prime Minister Lukhangwa
  • Jill Hsia: Little Girl

Key Crew:

  • Director: Martin Scorses
  • Producer: Barbara De Fina
  • Writer: Melissa Mathison
$5.6 million
Nominated Academy Awards

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