Adoptee Gabe travels to a remote Russian village in search of his birth mother. Screening followed by a Q&A from director Sam Jones.
A young horseman battles to make his name and keep a family tradition alive in the ancient sport of Buzkashi.
In a search for spiritual guidance, a filmmaker meets an unlikely monk who prefers ice-cream and heavy metal over meditation.
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OCTOBER 2023 AT THE IFI
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