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Compassion In Exile

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PBS Premiere: July 6, 1993


The richly textured story of the Dalai Lama of Tibet — spiritual leader, Nobel Laureate — interweaves an inspiring portrayal with the urgent plight of his homeland under Chinese occupation.


TAGS: buddhism, china, dalai lama, exile, occupation, spirituality, tibet

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Compassion In Exile

Premiere Date: July 6, 1993

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Filmmaker: Mickey Lemie


Mickey Lemie
Mickey Lemie

Critical Acclaim

A portrait of unprecedented intimacy.”

—Kevin Thomas,
LA Times

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