"For these women, the notion that a woman can be educated and that being born a female is not a punishment of past deeds is currently challenging thousands of years of history" (Muddy Water Zen says).
Recently voted best documentary in the International Festival of Cinema and Religion in Italy, "In the Shadow of Buddha" has its West Coast premiere December 5 in the International Buddhist Film Festival Showcase 2010 at Marin's Smith Rafael Film Center, California. The festival, which runs Dec. 2-9, is presented by the Buddhist Film Foundation and Marin's California Film Institute. More>>
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