UK | 90 min | NR | DVD| Dir. Marta Gyorgy-Kessler
Hannah' tells the story of Buddhist pioneer Hannah Nydahl and her life bringing Tibetan Buddhism to the West. From her idealistic roots in 1960's Copenhagen to the hippie trail in Nepal, Hannah and her husband Ole became two of the first Western students of His Holiness the 16th Karmapa - the first consciously reincarnated lama of Tibet in 1110. Hannah went on to become an assistant and translator for some of the most powerful Tibetan lamas and a bridge between Buddhism in the East and the West. For more information, visit: hannahthefilm.com.
*Screening presented in collaboration with UW Diamond Way Buddhist Society