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Films ByKids

BYKIDS, a series of documentaries shot by teenagers from around the world, chronicles the budding filmmakers' real-life trials and the ways they address their problems, all through the lens of a camera. Each half-hour documentary offers a close and personal look at the lives of five international teens (Faiza, Maria, Jayshreem, Namgyal and Alcides), between the ages of 16 and 17, who are each grappling with a very real issue-from religious bullying in New York City, to displacement as a result of war, to living as an AIDS orphan in Maputo, Mozambique. Through the power of film, the teens are . . .

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Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 - 1:30 AM    "My Country Is Tibet (Tibet)" India is home to tens of thousands of Tibetan refugees. But only one-17-year old Namgyal Wangchuk Trichen Lhagyari-was crowned King of Tibet by the Dalai Lama. The only living descendent of Songtsen Gampo, the first Dharma King of Tibet (617-698 AD), this young exiled king doesn't live in a palace; he lives in a settlement and does chores. D
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Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 - 1:30 AM "My Country Is Tibet (Tibet)" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018 - 12:30 AM "Poet Against Prejudice (United States)" (IDAHO)
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Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 - 2:30 AM "Home Is Where You Find It (Mozambique)" (IDAHO)
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