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"Kundun" is a Biography/Drama film directed by Martin Scorsese, released on December 25 of 1997 in the USA . Tenzin Thuthob Tsarong and Gyurme Tethong are starring, alongside Tulku Jamyang Kunga Tenzin, Tenzin Yeshi Paichang, Tencho Gyalpo and Tenzin Topjar.

The destiny of a people lies in the heart of a boy.

Who directed "Kundun":

Kundun was directed by Martin Scorsese, an American director, producer, actor, and writer.

Before making Kundun, Martin Scorsese had directed Casino, released in 1995, The Age of Innocence (1993), Cape Fear (1991), Goodfellas (1990), New York Stories (1989), and The Last Temptation of Christ (1988). Since, he directed Gangs of New York, released in 2002, The Aviator (2004), The Departed (2006), The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt (2009), Shutter Island (2009), and Public Speaking (2010).

When was "Kundun" released:

Kundun was first released on Thursday, December 25, 1997, in the United States. Also released on Thursday, December 25, 1997 have been An American Werewolf in Paris (dir. Anthony Waller) and Jackie Brown (dir. Quentin Tarantino). This was twenty-two (22) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, April 03, 1998 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, May 27, 1998 in France; Thursday, March 19, 1998 in Germany; Friday, March 20, 1998 in Spain and on Thursday, June 18, 1998 in Australia.

Who is at the casting of "Kundun":

At the casting of Kundun we find Tenzin Thuthob Tsarong, Gyurme Tethong, Tulku Jamyang Kunga Tenzin [ more... ]

What is the Storyline of "Kundun":

The film ? "made of episodes, not a plot" ? has a straightforward chronology with events spanning from 1937 to 1959.; the setting is Tibet, except for brief sequences in China and India. It begins with the search for the 14th mindstream emanation of the Dalai Lama. Following a vision by Reting Rinpoche (the regent of Tibet) several lamas disguised as servants discover the location of a promising candidate: a child born to a poor farming family in the province of Amdo, near the Chinese [...]

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