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Windhorse (USA, 1998)

Directed by Paul Wagner. Cast: Dadon, Jampa Kelsang, Richard Chang, Talie Silverman, Lu Yu, Nima Bhuti, Pema Choekyi, Gorkyap, Lodoe Gyaltsen, Thupten Sherap.Based on true events, focuses on the lives of two siblings and their cousin who as young children witnessed their Tibetan grandfather brutally murdered over his resistance of Chinese aggression. Eighteen years later, the memory of losing their grandfather has affected each of them differently. On the verge of pop-stardom, Dolkar has assimilated herself into Chinese culture while her disgusted brother Dorjee's hatred of the Chinese has turned him into an embittered vagrant. Their cousin Pema has become a Buddhist nun and now she too risks her life by defying Chinese rule. Language: Mandarin | Tibetan | English. 97 min. ; Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database

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