Little Buddha

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Sydney Sacred Music Festival

Little Buddha

Venue Raffertys Theatre
Dates 08 September 2012

Little Buddha (PG)

Part Buddhist history, a metaphor about the tragedy of Tibetans in exile, and a religious tour de force, this film sees two monks from Bhutan travel to Seattle to find a reincarnated Buddhist master. As Bridget Fonda and Chris Isaak try to reconcile the fact that their son might be a spiritual leader, Bertolucci inserts an enchanting back story of the pampered young Buddha (Keanu Reeves) and his search for enlightenment in a world of suffering. Accompanied by Ryuichi Sakamoto’s powerful score, this film works in beautifully mysterious ways. 

Director: Bernardo Bertolucci

12pm, 8 September 2012

Free, booking essential.

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Ticket Prices

All tickets $

Transaction fees apply

Phone $4.60
Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
Screen $1.65
School Bookings $3.30