Directed by Pema Tseden. When mastiffs become prized pets among wealthy Chinese, a Tibetan father and son tussle over whether to sell the family dog. This is one of the few Chinese movies filmed in the Tibetan language. “Subtle and affecting.” –J. Hoberman. Cleveland premiere.
China, 2011, subtitles, color, Blu-ray, 88 min.
Admission is $9; CMA members, seniors 65 & over, and students $7; or one CMA Film Series voucher. Vouchers, in books of ten, can be purchased at the Ticket Center for $70 (CMA members $60).