The Boiling Water LAMA

The Boiling Water LAMA

盧彥中Adiong LU
2018
  • Taiwan
77min
Colour
  • DCP

The Boiling Water LAMA

Synopsis

In the Tibetan village of Xiongtuo, Sichuan Province, China, resides the 'Boiling Water Lama'. Every day, countless people from the major Tibetan regions travel across mountains to visit him, seeking solutions for their own lives. When the water on the stove comes to a full rolling boil, the believers waiting outside the hut takes off their shirts one by one, ready to hear the lama's unique 'answer'.

Festivals & Awards
2019 FIDMarseille
2020 Taipei FF