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Tuya's Marriage

Film Review: Tuya's Marriage

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The harsh and demanding nomadic lifestyle on the steppes of Mongolia sets the stage for this drama surrounding an agonizing dilemma.

Destinations: Mongolia
Topics: Culture | People | Performing Arts
Mongolian Ping Pong

Film Review: Mongolian Ping Pong

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One day is the same as the next in this yurt village on the steppes of Inner Mongolia, that is until the day a ping pong ball comes floating downstream and finds its way into the hands of Bilike, a boy on the verge of adolescence.

Destinations: Mongolia | China
Topics: Culture | Performing Arts
The Story of the Weeping Camel

Film Review: The Story of the Weeping Camel

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Survival is a full-time job for the yurt-dwelling nomads of Mongolia's Gobi Desert. And it is here that Mongolian documentary filmmaker Byambasuren Davaa focuses her lens on three generations of a...

Destinations: Mongolia
Topics: Culture | People | Performing Arts | Animals
Mongolian Rustic Hotpot

Recipe: Mongolian Rustic Lamb and Dumpling Hotpot

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The remarkable thing about this soup is that it requires so little effort to produce such fantastic results. But the soup that these simple ingredients produce is rich and hearty and filling, with just the right touch of spice.

Destinations: Mongolia | China | Kazakhstan
Topics: People | Performing Arts | War & Conflict | Ancient History
Tadanobu Asano as Genghis Khan

Film Review: Mongol

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“Cherche la femme” lies at the heart of this first installment of a three-part epic that tells the story of Temudjin, a young orphan boy whose devotion to Börte, his chosen bride, drove him to become...

Destinations: Mongolia | China
Topics: People | Performing Arts | War & Conflict | Ancient History
YiYi

Film Review: YiYi

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Life is one, big, not-so-happy family in this Edward Yang film that focuses on three generations, plus a few in-laws and neighbors in Taipei.

Destinations: Mongolia | Taiwan
Topics: Culture | People | Performing Arts
The Cave of the Yellow Dog

Film Review: The Cave of the Yellow Dog

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An endearing tale of one family's daily travails in Mongolia, and a poignant portrait of a vanishing way of life.

Destinations: Mongolia
Topics: Culture | People | Performing Arts

Film Review: Close to Eden (Urga)

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Cultures collide, both literally and figuratively, in this lighthearted romance set on the steppes of northern China, when Sergei, a Russian road builder on assignment in rural China, careens into the...

Destinations: Mongolia | Ulaanbaatar
Topics: Culture | People | Performing Arts

Film Review: Mongolian Tale

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The Mongolian lifestyle is nomadic, and although life on the steppes of Mongolia is harsh and demanding, it is simple. Days are spent herding livestock and processing the sustenance they provide. The...

Destinations: Mongolia | Ulaanbaatar
Topics: Culture | People | Performing Arts
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