Monk with a Camera (2014)
Movie: Monk with a Camera
- Stars: The Dalai Lama, Khyongla Rinpoche, Nicky Vreeland, Alexander Vreeland, John Avedon, Tonne Goodman, Wendy Goodman, Priscilla Rattazzi, Ptolemy Tompkins, Frecky Vreeland
- Release Date: March 24, 2014
- Run Time: 90 min
- Genre: Documentary, Biography, News
Nicholas Vreeland walked away from a worldly life of privilege to become a Tibetan Buddhist monk in 1972. Grandson of legendary Vogue editor, Diana Vreeland, and trained by Irving Penn to become a photographer, Nicholas\’ life changed drastically upon meeting a Tibetan master, one of the teachers of the Dalai Lama. Soon thereafter, he gave up his glamorous life to live in a monastery in India, where he studied Buddhism for fourteen years.