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Nepal (1950)


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Film Id:F16-0741
Film Description:

Shotlist

Edited travelogue
with narrative titles

Opens with a shot of the route map
Showing the route back through Delhi
The Great gate (Darwaza-i rauza)
Taj Mahal
Rooftops.
Crowds in the town. [Overexposed]
Marketplace
East Asian architecture style, location unidentified. [Nepal?]
A band of musicians, singers and hand drums, accepting donations
Going in to trance. Possibly Sufis.
Drinking [bhang].
Street scenes [Overexposed]
Hindu temples, Buddhist temples
A procession of mendicants
Buddhist stupas
Two sadhus
Rooftops of Kathmandu [?]
Priests and holy men
Dance of Tibetan Buddhist masked characters
Tibetan Buddhist monk
Buddhists playing dungchen, (long trumpets)
Dance of Tibetan Buddhist masked characters
All of the characters posing for Wright's camera
More dancing
Rooftops
Video Category:Travelogue
Film Creator:Dr. Harry B. Wright
Topics:Agra, Taj Mahal, India, Nepal, Tibet, Dance, Dancing, Processionals, Sufis, Sadhus
Tags: Agra | Dancing | India | Nepal | Processionals | Sadhus | Sufis | Taj Mahal | Tibet
Rights:All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org.


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