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Old dog [videorecording] / Icarus Films release ; Himalaya Audio & Visual Culture Communication Co. ; producer, Xianmin Zang ; written and directed by Pema Tseden.

Format:
Video/Projected medium
Language:
Tibetan
Published/​Created:
[Brooklyn, NY] : Icarus Films Home Video, c2011, [2012].
Description:
1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary note:
"When a young man notices several thefts of sought-after Tibetan mastiffs from local farms, he decides to sell his family's dog before it is stolen and sold on the black market. His father, an aging Tibetan herder, is furious when he discovers their dog missing. His search to buy back his dog leads to a series of tragicomic events that threaten to tear the family apart, while showing the erosion of Tibetan culture under the pressures of contemporary society"--Container.
Notes:
DVD release of the 2011 motion picture.
Creation/​Production credits:
Cinematography, Sonthar Gyal ; editing, Sangye Bhum.
Target audience:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System details:
DVD ; NTSC All ; widescreen (16:9) presentation.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
Lochey, Drolma Kyab, Tamdrin Tso, Yambum Gyal.
Language(s):
In Tibetan, with subtitles in English and Chinese.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • Feature films.
  • Fiction films.
  • Feature films China TIbet Autonomous Region.
  • Foreign language films Tibetan.
  • Tibetan language films.
  • Drama.
Other title(s):
老狗
Original title:
  • Khyi rgan
Additional title on container:
  • Lao gou
  • 老狗
ISBN:
  • 9786315126215
  • 6315126219
OCLC:
921259445
Universal Product Code:
  • 854565001572
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