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The inflatable Ladakh cinema that will leave you breathless

High altitude Himalayan movie house a hit with local audiences

"Good entertainment is everyone's right and people of the interior of India have been deprived of this for long," said Sushil Chaudhary, founder of mobile cinema operator Picture Time DigiPlex. (Photo by Bilal Hussain)

LEH, India -- Welcome to the world's highest altitude cinema, where every movie -- at 3,500 meters above sea level -- is literally a breathtaking experience.

The one-of-a-kind movie house -- from the outside it looks more like a cross between a jumping castle and a giant piece of inflatable Lego -- is the brainchild of mobile digital cinema company Picture Time DigiPlex.

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