The Cup

The tragedy of modern Tibet haunts this otherwise lighthearted tale of life inside a Buddhist monastery-in-exile. Like many Tibetan youths whose families fear for their children's safety in Chinese-occupied Tibet, Palden (Kunzang Nyima) and his young nephew Nyima (Pema Tshundup) are smuggled to a Tibetan Buddhist monastery into Northern India. They're ordained...read more

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The Cup - Clip - Enough's Enough
00:59 — Jockeys Damien Oliver and his brother, Jason, were destined for greatness. However, tragedy strikes when Jason is in a riding accident days before the (more…)
The Cup - Trailer 1
02:38 — Jockeys Damien Oliver and his brother, Jason, were destined for greatness. However, tragedy strikes when Jason is in a riding accident days before the (more…)
The Cup - Official Trailer
02:28 — Born into a legendary racing family, jockeys Damien Oliver (STEPHEN CURRY) and his brother, Jason (DANIEL MACPHERSON), were destined for greatness. Ho (more…)
The Cup - Trailer
02:38 — Born into a legendary racing family, jockeys Damien Oliver (STEPHEN CURRY) and his brother, Jason (DANIEL MACPHERSON), were destined for greatness. Ho (more…)
The Cup
Born into a legendary racing family, jockeys Damien Oliver (STEPHEN CURRY) and his brother, Jason (DANIEL MACPHERSON), were destined for greatness. Ho (more…)
Trailer
02:29 — The Melbourne Cup is truly 'the race that stops a nation'. Since it's inception, great stories have emerged from this famous horse race, run each year (more…)

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  • Released: 1999
  • Rating: G
  • Review: The tragedy of modern Tibet haunts this otherwise lighthearted tale of life inside a Buddhist monastery-in-exile. Like many Tibetan youths whose families fear for their children's safety in Chinese-occupied Tibet, Palden (Kunzang Nyima) and his young nephe… (more)

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