Becoming Who I Was
After a boy is discovered to be the reincarnation of a centuries-old Tibetan monk, his godfather takes him on an epic journey through treacherous natural landscapes to discover his past in a story of profound faith and unconditional love. Filmed over eight years, we witness an incredibly intimate bond of friendship between a future religious leader and his godfather, whose devotion and selflessness in care for the boy is truly touching. The film has a stirring and awe-inspiring air of serenity that befits its subject. The film is an evocative exploration of culture, tradition and identity, Becoming Who I Was artfully captures the universal truths of unconditional love, family bonds and sacrifice. Berlin Film Festival Winner and over 15 International Film Festival Awards!
Starring Angdu Padma, Rigzin Urgain
Director Moon Chang-yong, Jeon Jin