*Film Screening: Summer Pasture

Bernal Heights Branch & Kunde Institute Present: A Month of Tibetan Arts and Healing
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Summer Pasture is a feature-length documentary that chronicles one summer with a young nomad family living in the high grasslands of eastern Tibet. Locho, his wife Yama, and their infant daughter survive in the mountains by herding yak, much as their ancestors have for generations. In recent years, however, nomadic life has become increasingly difficult and now many nomads are settling in town. Soon, Locho and Yama will face the same predicament, when they must choose whether to raise their daughter in the pasture or send her school -- a decision that will have deep implications for their future as nomads.

This is a Films & Videos program from SFPL. From feature films to youth-made videos, we’ve got something great to watch.

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Upcoming Events

Film: The Poseidon Adventure
Thursday, December 5, 2019, 12:00 pm
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
Film: The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
Thursday, December 5, 2019, 5:30 pm
Excelsior, Excelsior Meeting Room
Film: First Friday Fun Flicks
Friday, December 6, 2019, 3:00 pm
Portola, Portola Meeting Room

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Upcoming Classes

Presentation: Genealogy and Family History Research
Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 6:15 pm
North Beach, North Beach Meeting Room
Japanese Internet Class for Seniors
Thursday, December 19, 2019, 11:00 am
Main Library, 5th Floor Computer Training Ctr.

Current Exhibits

Don't Disturb the Dead
Through Thursday, December 19, 2019
Main Library, Government Information Center
All That Glitters Is Not Gold:
Through Thursday, January 2, 2020
Main Library, San Francisco History Center
The Native Reclamation of Alcatraz Island, 1969
Through Thursday, January 9, 2020
Main Library, Magazines & Newspapers Center 5th Fl

*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.

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