A Small Light

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2004 / 32 minutes

Directed by
Julia Yezbick
Anthropologist
Country of production
United Kingdom
Series
Granada Center for Visual Anthropology Student Film

Through following the daily life of a home for the elderly in Kathmandhu, Nepal, run by Catholic nuns but situated beside the cremation ghats of Pashupathinath Hindu temple, this film explores cross-religious views on old age, death and karma.

Region
South Asia
Country
Nepal
Keywords
Death Inter-religious relations Religion / Belief / Faith Elderly people