PIFF 2022 award winner
  • Best directing - Pawo Choyning Dorji in Features category
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109 min

Lunana: A Yak In A Classroom

Struggling with his profession as a teacher, Ugyen is sent to Lunana in northern Bhutan for his final year of training. The high altitude and the lack of amenities make Ugyen want to leave as soon as he arrives. With a warm welcome the local children try to win him over but they don’t have much time as the harsh winter is about to arrive in the glacial parts of the Himalaya…

Lunana: A Yak In A ClassroomOct 13, 18:00 at Ísafjarðarbíó
Pawo Choyning Dorji
Sherab Dorji
Ugyen Norbu Lhendup
Kelden Lhamo Gurung
Pem Zam