When the Iron Bird Flies

Watch When the Iron Bird Flies

  • NR
  • 2012
  • 1 hr 36 min

This documentary co-produced and directed by Victress Hitchcock explores the global spread of Tibetan Buddhism and its tenets in the aftermath of the 1959 Communist Chinese invasion and occupation of Tibet. The film provides insightful interviews with many leading Buddhist authors and adherents, including Elizabeth Matthis, Jetsun Khandro Rinpoche, B. Alan Wallace, E. Gene Smith and many others. It runs for 96 minutes, and a special DVD release contains additional interviews. When the Iron Bird Flies also offers some background information into the traditional practice of Buddhism from an historical perspective. It will appeal to anyone interested in Buddhist practices.

Description
This documentary co-produced and directed by Victress Hitchcock explores the global spread of Tibetan Buddhism and its tenets in the aftermath of the 1959 Communist Chinese invasion and occupation of Tibet. The film provides insightful interviews with many leading Buddhist authors and adherents, including Elizabeth Matthis, Jetsun Khandro Rinpoche, B. Alan Wallace, E. Gene Smith and many others. It runs for 96 minutes, and a special DVD release contains additional interviews. When the Iron Bird Flies also offers some background information into the traditional practice of Buddhism from an historical perspective. It will appeal to anyone interested in Buddhist practices.

When the Iron Bird Flies is a 2012 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 36 minutes.

Where to Watch When the Iron Bird Flies

When the Iron Bird Flies is available to watch free on Kanopy. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon. Some platforms allow you to rent When the Iron Bird Flies for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    2012
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 36 min
  • Language
    English