Fire in the Land of Snow: Self-Immolations in Tibet

Voice of America has produced a 56 minute documentary examining the self-immolations in Tibet.

“Fire in the Land of Snow: Self-Immolations in Tibet” is an hour-long documentary that explores the causes behind the at least 117 self-immolations known to have taken place in Tibet since 2009.

Combining smuggled videos, first-hand accounts and interviews with experts, scholars and officials, this film provides an in-depth and comprehensive look at the recent history of Tibet and the powerful forces that lie at the heart of one of the largest waves of political self-immolations in history.

To watch the film, click here