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Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Hunsur, South India, January 1981 1981

Catalog Data

Creator:
M. Michael Maloney NAFC cameraman (1949- )  Search this
National Human Studies Film Center, Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Filmmaker:
Dorjee, Ragpa  Search this
Physical description:
reference film reels (25,419 feet) sound color 16mm
archival original film reels (25,419 feet) sound color 16mm
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Asia
India
Date:
1981
Notes:
Title supplied by Archives staff (unpublished work) -- archival collection
Supplementary materials: 2,3,6
Summary:
Full film record is a research film project, shot at Tibetan Buddhist monastery Zonkar Choede, Hunsur, India. Film footage includes the Mahakala puja, making butter sculptures, making and consecrating masks, <chaam> dancing, and burning of the <torma>.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Religion--Buddhism  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Rituals  Search this
Dance--ceremonial  Search this
Drums--use of in religious activities  Search this
Masks  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1986.13.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218496