Temple of twenty pagodas

Australia, 1971

Film
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Episode of Series “Our Asian Neighbours: Thailand”.
In Northern Island is a monastery said to be two thousand years old. It is called “Wa Chedi Sao”, which in Northern Thai means the Temple of Twenty Pagodas. This film is about the daily life of the monastery and the village which it serves.

Credits

director

Brian Hannant

producer

John Morris

production company

Australian National Film Board

Language

English

Duration

00:21:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

31116

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Monastic and religious life (Buddhism)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Thailand - Description and travel

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Thailand - Social life and customs

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Monastic and religious life (Buddhism)

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

U-Matic; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

MOV file ProRes4444; Digital Preservation Master - overscan

MPEG-4 Digital File; ACMI Digital Access Copy - overscan

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