Indie Screenings

Indie Screenings

The filmmaker is amenable to indie screenings of this film by activist, educational or non-profit groups. Contact via email with details of your website, and data about potential screening (audience size, projection format details, possible dates).

At this time, we do not have DVDs for sale for private use. Currently, we offer the film on hand-stamped NTSC DVDs and Blu-ray disks for indie screenings and for evaluation purposes only. If you would like to plan a public screening within your community or for a special group, or to show the film at a college or high school, or purchase a library copy, please contact:

himmies757 (at)


Tibet Museum

TIBET MUSEUM, Dharamsala, India:

on-going screenings as part of Tibet Awareness & Tibet Talks series

Minggan-Up Manila

University of the Philippines, Manila — March 7 + 9, 2017

Plundering Tibet screened as one of 5 short films, part of Mining Awareness Week. Hosted by Minggan-Up Manila.

Stamford Arts Centre, Lincs, UK — May 15, 2016

A Day for Tibet, hosted by long-time Tibet supporter Janet Smith

Ottawa Tibet Film Festival, Canada — March 20, 2016

theme is Tibet on the Edge, an environment to preserve. Following screening is a panel discussion on the involvement of Canadian companies in the exploitation of Tibet

Himalayan Film Festival, Brisbane, Australia — August 29, 2015

hosted by musician Tenzin Choegyal

Tibet Initiative Deutschland

screening and discussion at various chapters around Germany

TYAE, Zurich, Switzerland — May 13, 2015

Tibetan Youth Association in Europe

University of Victoria, BC Canada

University of Victoria, BC, Canada — March 26, 2015

film screening, From Nomad to Nobody + Plundering Tibet followed by discussion with activists Mati Bernabei and Chandu Claver. Hosted by the Mining Justice Alliance, Social Justice Studies, SFT, and Canada Tibet Committee

Vancouver Public Library, BC, Canada — March 8, 2015

screening and discussion, hosted by Canada Tibet Committee, with Mati Bernabei on Q&A

Tibet Initiative Deutschland, Frankurt, Germany — March 9, 2015

screening of Plundering Tibet and discussion as part of TID General Assembly.

Tibet Museum, Dharamsala, India

Tibet Museum, Dharamsala, India — Feb 17, 2015

screening From Nomad to Nobody + Plundering Tibet as part of Tibet Awareness Talk Series hosted by the museum, which will feature these documentaries on a regular basis.

Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi, India — Jan 12, 2015

Special presentation for Indian and Tibetan students, organized by Lobsang Yangtso, who specializes in Tibet environmental issues.

TIBET HOUSE US, in New York — December 5, 2014

Tibet House

Screening of Plundering Tibet, along with two other short documentaries by Michael Buckley. This event was the NY book-launch for new book, Meltdown in Tibet. Event presented by Tsechu Dolma, who handled Question and Answer on environmental issues in Tibet. Tsechu is young Tibetan-American woman who has been working on creating a sustainable model for food security, energy security and skills building in remote Himalayan communities.

Tsechu Dolma

Tibetan Cultural Fair, Montreal — November 9, 2014

Plundering Tibet screened as part of TalkTibet, a series with speakers, book launches, film screenings and debate. TalkTibet is part of the Tibetan Cultural Fair, hosted annually by Canada Tibet Committee. Given Canadian involvement in mining in Tibet, some lively Q&A resulted. The film screening marked the Canadian book-launch for new book Meltdown in Tibet.

Talk Tibet

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