What if you could meet your teacher again in a new body? What if you had to find him among thousands of children? What if you had to convince the world that he is the real deal? These are some of the questions that Unmistaken Child, a 2008 documentary film by Nati Baratz, tries to answer. The film follows a Tibetan Buddhist monk's search for the reincarnation of his beloved master, a revered lama who died in 2001. It is a fascinating and touching story that reveals the mysteries and challenges of reincarnation in Tibetan Buddhism.
Unmistaken Child: A Documentary on the Search for a Reincarnated Lama