As part of the Lens on Tibet film series, the new film Embrace (directed by Dan Smyer Yu and Pema Tashi) will have have its premier this Thursday, after a screening of Tantric Yogi. Following the narratives of a father and son, Embrace documents the complex interconnection of human communities, gods, buddhadharma, and natural landscape while shining light on the ngakpa tradition and the challenges it faces in a modern world.
Times: August 28 at 7 pm, and again on August 31 at 2 pm.
Location: 11 W. 53rd Street, New York, NY 10022.
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