Buddhist Film Club

Colet House, 151 Tolgarth Road, London, England W14 9DA

About The Buddhist Film Club

Now meeting once a month, the Buddhist Film Club is a collaboration between the Tibetan film archive – The Meridian Trust, Colet House & the Contemplative Consciousness Network.

It aims to highlight some of the documentary treasures from the archive of the Meridian Trust that throw light on different cultures, histories and personal lives from the various Buddhist traditions, as well as present the profound teachings of the Buddhist path, the view and embodied presence in active engagement in the world.

Details of our next meeting will be posted on this page!

Meeting #001 | November 22, 2022

Please Note: This First Meeting Has Already Taken Place

Buddhist Film Club

Colet House, 151 Tolgarth Road, London, England W14 9DA

November 22, 2022

6:30 - 8:00 pm

Director: Kris Polinski

Meet director & producer Kris Polinski talking about the making of his documentary – Memories of Lost & Hidden Lands.

A story about Garje Khamtrul Rinpoche, a visionary lama forced into exile in 1959.

A documentary that explores Rinpoche’s lives-long connections to successive Dalai Lamas and his relationship with his community.

A journey over the last sixty years of Tibetan history and diaspora in India explored through Rimpoche’s eyes and illustrated with footage from the Tibetan archives.

The director will share his passion for making this documentary, the unexpected turns and twists in the its making, behind the scenes stories and his personal journey in its making

Dear Friends

Sit on your cushion @ home or join us in person @ Colet House BFC has gone HYBRID – so do join us from wherever you are !!

If the time is not convenient for you to join us in person or on-line you will receive, after the event, a link to the film and a recording of the Q&A with Kris Polinski, the Director/Producer

Tuesday 22 November, 6.30 – 8.00pm

Put the date in your diary!

Entry is by Voluntary Donation

Do come and join us!

Jude, CCN,
Janet & Kaska, The Meridian Trust
& Thomas, Colet House