Each Story

INDIA, JAPAN / 2014 / 40 min
Okuma Katsuya


For their summer homework, Jigmet and Stanzin are assigned to study the Epic of King Gesar, passed down from generation to generation in the northern Indian region of Ladakh, where the boys live. As they splash in the river and run through the streets, the boys come to understand each story shared with them by the adults of their village. His film Gift was screened at YIDFF 2011 (New Asian Currents).

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