The Bamboo Curtain Falls

United Kingdom, 1982

Film
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This is the second part of a two part documentary that looks at the mysterious story of Tibet. It is the story about a country unseen by Europeans until early this century, of its destruction by invading Chinese in 1950, and the flight into India of the Dalai Lama with 100,000 Tibetans.

Credits

producer

BBC-TV

Duration

00:50:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1982

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

016973

Language

English

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Tibet (China)

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

History → History

People → Dalai Lama XIV, 1935-

Places → Tibet (China)

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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