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UCLA Film & Television Archive and the Hammer Museum present

The Cave of the Yellow Dog

The Cave of the Yellow Dog
August 7, 2016 - 11:00 am

The Cave of the Yellow Dog  (Germany, 2005)

In the Mongolian grasslands, a plucky young girl finds a small dog in a cave and befriends it, despite local superstitions and her father’s objections.  The Cave of the Yellow Dog’s gentle hymn to nomadic life in the steppes depicts a familiar dilemma for parents everywhere, and a tender tale of canine companionship.

Blu-ray, color, in Mongolian with English subtitles, 93 min.  DIR: Byambasuren Davaa.  SCR: Byambasuren Davaa.  CAST: Urjindorj Batchuluun, Buyandulam Daramdadi Batchuluun, Nansal Batchuluun.

Note:  recommended for ages 7+

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