The Lost World of Tibet (2006)
Dan Cruickshank presents this illuminating documentary about life in Tibet prior to the brutal Chinese occupation of 1950. This astonishing film allow us to glimpse into the rich culture of Tibet, showing us ancient ceremonies, Buddhist rituals and family life, from a time before the Tibetan people lost their country, nearly 50 years ago.
An exclusive interview with the Dalai Lama, focussing on his early life and childhood is intercut with colour archive film from the 1930s, '40s and '50s as well as revealing interviews with ordinary Tibetan people who remember life before China sent in troops.

DVD9 | PAL 16:9 | 01:29:13 | 7.80 Gb + 3% rec
Language: English
Subtitles: English
Genre: Documentary

Director: Emma Hindley
Country: UK

• Worldwide TV version (60 min)
• Footage of contemporary life in McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala (23 min)
• Colour archival footage of Tibetan flora and fauna (6 min)

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