Writing for Impact & Social Change
ON DECEMBER 28, 2009, CHINESE AUTHORITIES SENTENCED filmmaker Dhondup Wangchen to a six-year prison sentence for exercising his right to free expression. His film, Leaving Fear Behind, features Tibetans inside Tibet speaking openly about the 2008 Beijing Olympics, the Dalai Lama, and China’s policies in Tibet.
Learn more about Dhondup Wangchen’s trial and the campaign to free him.
Watch his film, Leaving Fear Behind, here: