A CASA DI ONGCHU SHERPA
Italy / 2003 / 34'
This film gave Ongchu an opportunity to return home and see his parents after four years spent in Italy. In the area near Mount Everest, at an altitude of 2000 metres, the style of life and traditional work of the population living there show the influence of both the Hindu culture and the Tibetan Buddhist one. The documentary portrays this captivating area and highlights the differences between the period before and after the monsoons.