Himalaya [videorecording] / Galatee films
DVDs | Kino Video | 2002
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD H WORLD (TIBETAN))
New York : Kino Video, .
1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; 5.1 surround sound.
In Tibetan with English subtitles.
Thinlen Lhondup, Karma Wangiel, Lhakpa Tsamchoe, Karma Tenzig, Nyima Lama, Gurgon Kyap.
Executive producer, Jean de Trégomain ; cinematography, Eric Guichard and Jean-Paul Meurisse ; music, Bruno Coulais ; director, by Eric Valli ; producers, Jacques Perrin, Christophe Barratier ; writers, Eric Valli and Oliver Dazat.
Title from disc surface.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1999.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Special features: director's audio commentary; 26 min. "Making of" documentary; Himalaya electronic Press Kit; theatrical trailer.
The story of a generational struggle for the leadership of a tiny mountain village between its proud old chief and a headstrong young caravanner. The balance of power shifts uneasily as they make their annual salt trek across the Himalayas.
Winner of Ceasar Awards for Best Cinematography and Best Original Music.
MW, 3-02; 1-13(rpl)
K235 Kino Video