one of the biggest achievements for a professional in film and TV industry, a Tibetan youth based in New Delhi and a former student of the Tibetan Children’s Village here, has won the 2017-2018 National Award for editing. He will be receiving the honors from the President of India this afternoon at Vigyan Bhawan.
Tenzin Kunchok, who earlier worked for BBC and NDTV as an editor, has also edited the Tibetan film “Girl from China” directed by Sonam Tseten.
A Girl from China is a Tibetan-language film released in 2014 and directed by Tibetan film-maker Sonam Tseten. This film tells the story of a Chinese girl who meets a Tibetan exile boy during her holiday in India.
Tenzin Kunchok studied at the Tibetan Children’s Village as a dayscholar since his parents had settled in Dharamshala in the early years. Kunchok studied in the Indian capital at the Delhi college or Arts and Science.