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Independent Lens | Episode | Happiness

A 9-year-old monk has never before left his Bhutanese village perched high in the Himalayas, where the nearest road is a three-day walk. When connected to electricity for the first time, he treks to the nearest city in search of a television. The Independent Lens documentary Happiness tells a story of the bittersweet seduction of technology and progress.

S16 E5 | 0:56:02 | AIRED: 8/8/2020 | EXPIRES: 11/17/2021 |
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