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Pawo (2016)

Since 1950, Tibet has been occupied by China. Dorjee, a young Tibetan, grew up in peace 40 years later. After the death of his father, it all comes to a point, where he realizes that his ... See full summary »

Directors:

Marvin Litwak, Sonam Tseten (co-director)
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5 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Shavo Dorjee Shavo Dorjee ... Dorjee
Tenzin Gyaltsen Tenzin Gyaltsen ... Kelsang
Tenzin Jamyang Tenzin Jamyang ... Genpo
Rinchen Palzom Rinchen Palzom ... Tenzin
Kathleen Renish ... Newscaster
Lhakpa Tsering Lhakpa Tsering ... Smuggler
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Storyline

Since 1950, Tibet has been occupied by China. Dorjee, a young Tibetan, grew up in peace 40 years later. After the death of his father, it all comes to a point, where he realizes that his wings are already cut, what it means to be Tibetan in a country which is called "China". Inside Tibet and in exile, a last cry for freedom starts.

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"Visually stunning, an accomplished film of great consequence about the current Tibetan struggle against oppression" Oaxaca FilmFest

Genres:

Biography | Drama

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Germany | India | China

Language:

Tibetan | English | Chinese

Release Date:

April 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

PAWO (Litwak) See more »

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Budget:

$80,000 (estimated)
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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

In December 2016, 'Pawo' was a recipient of the Outstanding Achievement Award at Feature Narrative category in Calcutta International Cult Film Festival, in India. See more »

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References Naruto: Shippûden (2007) See more »

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