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The Resource Lha sa'i mi lam : Dreaming Lhasa, White Crane Films in association with Jeremy Thomas ; a film by Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam ; written by Tenzing Sonam ; produced by Ritu Sarin ; directed by Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam, (videorecording DVD)

Lha sa'i mi lam : Dreaming Lhasa, White Crane Films in association with Jeremy Thomas ; a film by Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam ; written by Tenzing Sonam ; produced by Ritu Sarin ; directed by Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Lha sa'i mi lam : Dreaming Lhasa
Title
Lha sa'i mi lam
Title remainder
Dreaming Lhasa
Statement of responsibility
White Crane Films in association with Jeremy Thomas ; a film by Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam ; written by Tenzing Sonam ; produced by Ritu Sarin ; directed by Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam
Title variation
Dreaming Lhasa
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • tib
  • eng
  • eng
  • tib
  • tib
Summary
"Karma, a young Tibetan woman from New York City comes to Dharamsala, the exile headquarters of the Dalai Lama in India, in search of her roots. She is making a documentary film about former political prisoners who have escaped Tibet. One of her interviewees is Dhondup, who has recently fled to India. He reveals to her that his dying mother had made him promise to deliver an old charm box to an exile Tibetan named Loga, and appeals to her for help in locating the man. Their enquiries reveal that Loga, a former CIA-trained resistance fighter, has been missing for the past fifteen years and is presumed to be dead. But is he really dead? As they set out to unravel the mysterious circumstances of his disappearance, Karma finds herself unwittingly attracted to Dhondup even as she is sucked into the vortex of his search, which takes them through the world of the exile Tibetan community in India and becomes a journey of self-discovery"--Written by Tenzing Sonam in IMDB, viewed July 10, 2007
Cataloging source
EMU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Ranjan Palit ; editor, Paul Dosaj ; music, Andy Spence
Language note
In Tibetan with English subtitles and English
PerformerNote
Jampa Kalsang (Dhondup), Tenzin Chokyi Gyatso (Karma), Tenzin Jigme (Jigme), Phuntsok Namgyal Dhumkhang (Loga)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sarin, Ritu
  • Tenzing Sonam
  • Jampa Kalsang
  • Tenzin Chokyi Gyatso
  • Tenzin Jigme
  • White Crane Films
  • First Run/Icarus Films
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refugees, Tibetan
  • Missing persons
  • Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
  • Motion pictures, Tibetan
  • Foreign language films
Technique
live action
Label
Lha sa'i mi lam : Dreaming Lhasa, White Crane Films in association with Jeremy Thomas ; a film by Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam ; written by Tenzing Sonam ; produced by Ritu Sarin ; directed by Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may fail to play on some DVD equipment
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn154208543
  • 340644
  • (OCoLC)154208543
System details
Recorded DVD; Dolby digital 2.0; 1.85:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lha sa'i mi lam : Dreaming Lhasa, White Crane Films in association with Jeremy Thomas ; a film by Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam ; written by Tenzing Sonam ; produced by Ritu Sarin ; directed by Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may fail to play on some DVD equipment
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn154208543
  • 340644
  • (OCoLC)154208543
System details
Recorded DVD; Dolby digital 2.0; 1.85:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD

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