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Sixth Festival "Vertical"

Dolpo, children of the mountain

Category: Mountain and wild nature
Year: 2002
Time: 52 min
Country: France
Producer: Eric Bacos
Camera-man: Sebastian Dewsbury
Director: Pierre Combroux

Subject: The Dolpo is a hidden kingdom in the Himalayan mountains, in Nepal. People are living there between 3000m and 4500m high, very close from the nature. They still live like thousands years ago, but the kingdom has been open to general public a few years ago, traditions may gone. Lamas, traditonnal doctors, painter, everybody want to preserve their traditions.


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