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Escape across the Himalayas

Category: Adventure films
Year: 2000
Time: 30 min
Country: Germany
Camera-man: Richard Ladkani
Director: Maria Blumencron, Richard Ladkani

Subject: Tibetan parents send their children on a dangerous, often deadly, march across the Himalayas to Nepal, to give them the chance of a school education in their own culture and to practice their religion. Maria Blumencron accompanied such a trek. A thrilling report was born, which, with the use of few words and impressive images, tells of the dramatic flight across the Himalayas and the arrival in the Tibetan children Villa Dharamsala / India.


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Escape across the Himalayas