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The Resource The Tibetan book of the dead : a way of life ; the great liberation, a co-production of NHK/NHK Creative of Japan, Mistral Film of France, and National Film Board of Canada ; producers, Atsunori Kawamura, Barrie Angus McLean, David Verrall ; directors, Hiroaki Mori, Yukari Hayashi, Barrie Angus McLean, (videorecording)

The Tibetan book of the dead : a way of life ; the great liberation, a co-production of NHK/NHK Creative of Japan, Mistral Film of France, and National Film Board of Canada ; producers, Atsunori Kawamura, Barrie Angus McLean, David Verrall ; directors, Hiroaki Mori, Yukari Hayashi, Barrie Angus McLean, (videorecording)

Label
The Tibetan book of the dead : a way of life ; the great liberation
Title
The Tibetan book of the dead
Title remainder
a way of life ; the great liberation
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of NHK/NHK Creative of Japan, Mistral Film of France, and National Film Board of Canada ; producers, Atsunori Kawamura, Barrie Angus McLean, David Verrall ; directors, Hiroaki Mori, Yukari Hayashi, Barrie Angus McLean
Title variation
  • Way of life
  • Great liberation
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Documentary containing remarkable footage of the rites and liturgies surrounding and following the death of a Ladakhi elder. The Dalai Lama explains his own feelings about death, while other scenes within a palliative care hospice in San Francisco depict the use of the texts to counsel dying patients
Cataloging source
ZNM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Animation director Ishu Patel; electonic imaging: Eve Ramboz; written by Shinichi Nakazawa & Douglas Penick; produced by Atsunori Kawamura & David Verrall; narrator, Leonard Cohen
Dewey number
294.382
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1964-
  • 1933-
  • 1948-
  • 1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hayashi, Yukari
  • McLean, Barrie Angus
  • Mori, Hiroaki
  • Kawamura, Atsunori
  • Verrall, David
  • Cohen, Leonard
  • Wellspring Media
  • National Film Board of Canada
  • Nihon H寳寠Ky寫ai
  • Mistral Film (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Karma-gli箭pa
  • Buddhism
  • Death
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies, Buddhist
  • Lad填h (India)
Technique
live action
Label
The Tibetan book of the dead : a way of life ; the great liberation, a co-production of NHK/NHK Creative of Japan, Mistral Film of France, and National Film Board of Canada ; producers, Atsunori Kawamura, Barrie Angus McLean, David Verrall ; directors, Hiroaki Mori, Yukari Hayashi, Barrie Angus McLean, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000043144884
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781583502228
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WSP773
Label
The Tibetan book of the dead : a way of life ; the great liberation, a co-production of NHK/NHK Creative of Japan, Mistral Film of France, and National Film Board of Canada ; producers, Atsunori Kawamura, Barrie Angus McLean, David Verrall ; directors, Hiroaki Mori, Yukari Hayashi, Barrie Angus McLean, (videorecording)
Publication
Control code
000043144884
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9781583502228
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WSP773

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