After the death of 11 climbers, Austrian Heinrich Harrer (Brad Pitt) decides to add glory to his country and to the Austrian pride by climbing Nanga Parbat in British India, and leaves his expectant wife behind. An egoist and a loner, he does not get along with others on his team - but must bend to their wishes after bad weather threatens them. Then WWII breaks out, they are arrested and lodged in Dehra Dun's P.O.W. Camp. He attempts to break out several times in vain, but finally does succeed along with Peter Aufschnaiter (David Thewlis), and they end up in the holy city of Lhasa - a place banned to foreigners. They are provided food and shelter, and Peter ends up marrying a tailor, Pema Lhaki, while Heinrich befriends the Dalai Lama. They meet regularly; while he satiates the child's curiosity about the world, including Jack the Ripper and 'yellow hair'; he is exposed to the teachings of Lord Buddha, He even constructs a movie theater, while getting news of the end of the war, his ...
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Rating: PG-13 (for some violent sequences)
Runtime: 136 min
Remember to bring your passport or driver's license.
The goal of the exhibit is to join the efforts of World Aids Day, combat discrimination and overcome public stereotypes about HIV-positive people, connect people through art to reduce stigma and discrimination, and show support to and solidarity with people living with HIV in Ukraine.
In this session we will try out several different games, and assess which ones might work best in different teaching contexts.
З нагоди вшанування Міжнародного дня прав людини, Посольство США в Києві запрошує Вас приєднатися до дискусії з представниками кримськотатарської спільноти.
This week in WE@AH we will take a closer look at some of the ‘political, civil, economic, social, and cultural rights’ that Human Rights Day strives to highlight.
Час зробити свій інноваційний внесок у громадянське суспільство, час створювати Civic Tech. Ти зможеш! У цьому тобі допоможуть відкриті дані, різноманітні технології та America House Civic Tech Camp 2017!
Try out different innovative tech equipment and create your own holiday gifts. No prior experience necessary! Our trainers and volunteers will guide you to success with new technologies while giving you freedom for your own creativity.