Recommended from age 10An odyssey based on true events: Thupten, Droma und Kalsang, three children from a Tibetan village, set out with their older companion Sonam for Shenzhen in Southern China. They’re intending to perform as a band on TV. The special thing about their long and difficult journey is that none of them can see.
ZHANG WEI (*1965) is actually a businessman. To live out his creativity, he also studied film direction at the film academy in Peking. Many of his award-winning films take as their subjects the losers in Chinese society.
Ballad from Tibet
People's Republic of China
OV with English subtitles
Chu Zheng, Chen Ruirui, Nyida Tsering, Gregory Marquette, Song Qianyi, Zhao Xu, Qin Ying,Li Dan, Gao Yuanyuan, Zhang Wan, Wang Hailan