A Small Light

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A Small Light. © GCVA
32 minutes / Colour / 2004
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