Forest of bliss

A film without voiceover commentary, involves the viewer in an intense encounter with daily life in Benares, India's most holy city, from one sunrise to the next. It looks at specifics, and but also opens itself to larger concerns such as the eternal cycles and metamorphoses of water, earth, fl...

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Main Author: Gardner, Robert
Corporate Authors: Documentary Educational Resources (Firm), Harvard University Film Study Center
Other Authors: O·sto·r, Ákos
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Watertown, MA Documentary Educational Resources (DER) 1986, 1986
Series:Ethnographic video online, volume 1
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Collection: Ethnographic Video Online Vol. 1 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:A film without voiceover commentary, involves the viewer in an intense encounter with daily life in Benares, India's most holy city, from one sunrise to the next. It looks at specifics, and but also opens itself to larger concerns such as the eternal cycles and metamorphoses of water, earth, flesh wood and fire, wind and the spirit
Item Description:Title from resource description page (viewed Apr. 2, 2013)
Physical Description:1 online resource (90 min.)