The Bimo Records
Filmfest 2007

In the Daliang Mountain region of Sichuan China, lives the ancient tribal Yi minority. Their priests are called Bimo. For hundreds, even thousands of years, the Bimo have relied on memorized scriptures to communicate their people’s desires with the ghosts and spirits of the world. This documentary follows the story of three very different Bimos: the Spell Casting Bimo, the Soul Calling Bimo, and the Village Cadre Bimo ...

tags: Documentary


Director: Yang Rui