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AKONG: A REMARKABLE LIFE

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AKONG: A REMARKABLE LIFE

Type of media Video

Approved Running time 95m 59s

Release date 28/02/2018

BBFCInsight references to violence and conflict

Genre(s) Documentary

Director(s) Chico Dall'Inha

Cast includes Akong Rinpoche, Mick Brown, Tai Situpa, Ken Holmes, Gelong Thubetan

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 18/02/2018

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

AKONG: A REMARKABLE LIFE is a documentary about Chöje Akong Tulku Rinpoche, a pioneer of Tibetan Buddhism in the West.

Violence

Archive footage includes Tibetan refugees fleeing from Chinese soldiers at gun point, as well as soldiers hiding behind a trench while holding guns. There is a passing reference to Akong being murdered.

Details

Title
AKONG: A REMARKABLE LIFE
Year
2018
Distributor(s)
ROKPA
Classified date(s)
06/08/2018
Main language
English
Submitted run time
95m 59s
BBFC reference
AVF349921
Remarks
Part Subtitled

Components List

This work is made up of a number of separate components. Note that since February 2001 the BBFC has measured each component separately, but older works may not have the exact details, only a list of titles

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AKONG: A REMARKABLE LIFE

Rating information

The version of this work detailed above is rated by the BBFC under the Video Recordings Act 1984 for use on any Packaged Media format (including DVD, Blu-ray and VHS). This classification may also be used when the same work is made available on Digital Video Platforms (including Video On Demand) provided that the platform is licenced to use BBFC ratings.

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