A rare look inside a Tibetan horse racing festival

Sep 27, 2018

This annual Tibetan horse race is a longstanding tradition that brings together a community to celebrate culture. The riders compete in both speed and agility. The festival was banned during the Cultural Revolution and is still subject to sudden cancellation by the government today.

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Written by: Clarissa Wei

Voiceover: Dolly Li

Produced, Shot, and Edited by: Nathaniel Brown

Mastered by: Victor Peña