UNMISTAKEN CHILD
THE FILMTHE MAKING OFTHE FILMMAKERTALKBACK
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When one of Tibet’s greatest monks passes away, his shy, gifted disciple must complete a monumental task assigned by the Dalai Lama: to find the child who is the reincarnation of his master.
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Nati Baratz and Tenzin Zopa in outdoor gear holding filming equipment, standing in front of a sheer rock wall

The Making Of:

“Filming in the remote Himalayas was very challenging, since we lived outdoors in extreme conditions and at high altitude. Also, there is no electricity or phone service in Tsum Valley, so we built a solar charger, which was put on a horse saddle….”   More >>

The Filmmaker:

“Always stick to your truth and instincts; remember that you are the one who is carrying the DNA of the project, and everyone expects you to actualize that magic that is hard to put into words.”   More >>
Nati Baratz

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