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Red Carpet Film Premiere! Dalai Lama Double Feature! Filmmaker in Person!

Dalai Lama Awakening/Compassion in Action

United States | 2014 | Khashyar Darvich

Two films about the Dalai Lama directed by Baldwin Wallace alum Khashyar Darvich, who will answer audience questions at the screening. The first is a newly expanded version of Darvich’s 2007 documentary Dalai Lama Renaissance, in which western innovators travel to India to meet with the Dalai Lama about solving the world’s problems and undergo an inner transformation. Harrison Ford narrates. In Compassion in Action these revolutionary thinkers and the Dalai Lama explore the sources of happiness and unhappiness in our world.

Cleveland premiere. Blu-ray. Total approx. 210 min. Special admission $20; members, CIA I.D. holders, and those age 25 & under $15; no passes, twofers, or radio winners. Advance tickets available at

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Monday 5/11
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at the Cleveland Institute of Art
11610 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106

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General Admission: $10
Member: $7 (includes CIA and CSU I.D. holders)
Age 25 & under: $7 (proof of age required)
Additional film on the same day: $7 (or the member price for that film)
Note: Certain films cost more. Exceptions are noted.

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