Oct 07, 1998 · Directed by Michael Henry Wilson. With The Dalai Lama, Roger Deakins, Dante Ferretti, Tencho Gyalpo.
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The making of Martin Scorsese s Oscar-nominated film Kundun was an historic event, the first feature film treatment of the life of the Fourteenth Dalai Lama. Michael H. Wilson documented this emotion-filled encounter of Scorsese and his Italian and American team with the Tibetans who portrayed the key figures in the tumultuous recent history of ...
Oct 16, 2008 · The French-born American director Michael Henry Wilson filmed this French documentary about the making of Martin Scorsese's Kundun (1997) with a mix of archival footage and interviews (Scorsese ...
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In Search of Kundun, a “making-of” documentary that is so much more, follows Scorsese as he plans his epic film and shoots in Morocco, and continues on to an audience with the Dalai Lama ...
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In Search of Kundun with Martin Scorsese This aptly titled docu on Martin Scorsese's most recent picture suffers from the same faults as the movie itself --- an over-devotion to its subject and ...
Now on DVD at www.festivalmedia.org The making of Martin Scorseses Oscar-nominated film Kundun was an historic event, the first feature film treatment of the...
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A documentary about Martin Scorsese's "Kundun" (USA/1997) and his encounters with the Dalai Lama and the Tibetian people through the course of making that film. While he recreates the vanishing Tibetan culture, he expresses his hopes for a more humanistic future.
May 17, 2020 · Most film buffs do not casually drop “Kundun” into everyday conversation.Even if cinephiles were assigned to rank the most overlooked films of Martin Scorsese’s career, “Bringing Out the Dead,” “After Hours,” or “Shutter Island,” a criminally ignored masterwork within its own right, would likely make the list long before anyone remembered the director’s biographical drama ...
Kundun is a 1997 American epic biographical film written by Melissa Mathison and directed by Martin Scorsese.It is based on the life and writings of Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama, the exiled political and spiritual leader of Tibet.
At a midpoint in Martin Scorsese's "Kundun," the 14th Dalai Lama reads a letter from the 13th, prophesying that religion in Tibet will be destroyed by China--that he and his followers may have to wander helplessly like beggars. He says, "What can I do? I'm only a boy." His advisers say, "You are the man who wrote this letter. You must know what to do." This literal faith in reincarnation, in ...