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Title Secrets of Shangri-La [videorecording] : quest for sacred caves / a National Geographic production in association with France 5 and Sky Door Films ; produced, written and directed by Liesl Clark.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : NGHT, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    954.96 SEC    Available
Description 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Both features originally shown as a two-part National Geographic Special on PBS in 2009.
Contents Bonus feature : Lost cave temples (2009 ; ca. 56 min. ; Produced by National Geographic Television in association with France 5 and Sky Door Films ; Written, produced, directed and narrated by Liesl Clark ; camera, Karl Swingle, Liesl Clark).
Credits Editor, Jean Dunoyer ; camera, Edgar Boyles ; original music, Lenny Williams.
Performer Narrator, Jamie Effros.
Summary "For years, adventurers from all over the world have searched for the mythic paradise of Shangri-La and have found little...until now. Explore sacred Buddhist caves and witness as experts look back into time as they uncover centuries-old manuscripts and stunning wall paintings that have remained undisturbed for years. Has the real Shangri-La finally been discovered? Will it survive the erosion and visitors that the future is bound to bring?" -- Container.
System Details DVD ; NTSC, Region 1 ; Dolby digital audio 5.1 or stereo ; widescreen.
Language English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject Bon (Tibetan religion) -- Sacred books -- Preservation.
Religious articles -- Nepal -- Mustang.
Painting, Ancient -- Conservation and restoration.
Architecture, Ancient -- Conservation and restoration.
Art objects -- Conservation and restoration.
Bon (Tibetan religion) -- History.
Mustang (Nepal) -- History.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Description and travel.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- History -- 1951-
Nepal -- Antiquities.
Nepal -- History.
Nepal -- Religion.
Nepal -- Social life and customs.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Religion.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Clark, Liesl.
Effros, Jamie.
National Geographic Television.
France 5.
Sky Door Films (Firm)
National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Added Title Quest for sacred caves
Lost cave temples.
ISBN 9781426295669
Standard No. 727994753841
Music No. PD75384 National Geographic

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