Himalayan Film Festival: The Container

Riverside Archives

This event has occurred in the past

Sydney Sacred Music Festival

Himalayan Film Festival: The Container

Venue Raffertys Theatre
Dates 07 September 2013

Set in Bhutan in 1980 and inspired by true events, this is a story of a mother’s devotion to her child, as she travels a great distance from her poor, remote community to get some medicine from a small hospital for her very ill baby.

In a cruel twist of fate she learns that even though the medicine is provided free by the government, she must supply a container to hold the precious liquid. She doesn’t have a bottle and can’t afford to buy one.

The search for a container begins…. 

Q&A with Julia Booth (producer of the film) and Carolyn Hamer-Smith of AHF at the conclusion of film

Dates & Times:
4:00pm, Saturday 7 September

Tickets:
All tickets free

Share


Explore more Riverside shows

Sport for Jove’s HSC Symposiums are essential opportunities to deepen your student’s practical understanding of HSC texts.
Based on hours of in-depth interviews with doctors and nurses about their experiences of training and working in hospitals, Grace Under Pressure is a surprising, intimate, and deeply moving show that reveals these hidden stories of health professi...

Duration

15 minutes + Q&A at the conclusion of film

Ticket Prices

All tickets $Free

Transaction fees apply

Phone $4.60
Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
Screen $1.65
School Bookings $4.00