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Summer Pasture

Season 13 Episode 22 | 1h 25m 22s

Locho and Yama are nomadic herders in Tibet's high grasslands, who carve their existence from the land as their ancestors have for generations. As traditional nomadic life confronts rapid modernization, Summer Pasture captures a family at a crossroads, ultimately revealing the profound sacrifice they will make to ensure their daughter's future.

Aired: 07/24/14

Expired: 07/31/14

Rating: TV-PG

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