Records the conditions of life in precommunist Tibet as well as the fascinating life and activities of the people today. Shows not only the towns but the vast wind swept grasslands, 16,000 feet above sea level, where many Tibetans still live as nomads.
How to watch
In ACMI's collection
16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)
16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)
16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)