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Baraka : [a world beyond words]

Author: Ron FrickeMark MagidsonGenevieve NicholasConstantine NicholasBob GreenAll authors
Publisher: [Orland Park, Ill.] : MPI Home Video, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : 2-disc special ed., widescreenView all editions and formats
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"[A] transcendent global tour that explores the sights and sounds of the human condition like nothing you've ever seen or felt before. These are the wonders of a world without words, viewed through man and nature's own prisms of symmetry, savagery, chaos and harmony."--Container.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ron Fricke; Mark Magidson; Genevieve Nicholas; Constantine Nicholas; Bob Green; Christopher M Reyna; David Gregory; Michael Stearns; Funhouse Entertainment (Firm); Mark Magidson Production (Firm); MPI Home Video (Firm); MPI Media Group.
ISBN: 0788608150 9780788608155
OCLC Number: 1059143416
Notes: Original film released in 1992.
Feature title from disc menu.
"First of its kind 8K scan from fully restored 70mm film."--Container.
Credits: Edited by Ron Fricke, Mark Magidson, David E. Aubrey ; music direction and original music by Michael Stearns.
Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; Region 1; NTSC; 5.1 Dolby Digital ; 5.1 DTS 96/24 ; 16:9 letterbox ; aspect ratio, 2.21:1; 8K ultradigital HD.
Contents: Disc 1 : Nepal morning --
Meditation --
Balinese "Monkey" chant (Kecak) --
Volcanoes / Organics --
Body adornment --
Dance --
Water journey --
Destruction --
Brazil favela / Cigarette factory --
Subway riders / Monk with bell --
City and manufacturing --
Chickens --
Calcutta foragers / Homeless --
Street travelers / Buto dance --
War / Oil fires --
Steel workers / Death camps --
Tiananmen Square / Stone figures --
Varanasi sunrise --
Eclipse / Sacred journey --
Rotating starfields. Disc 2 : Bonus features: Baraka: a closer look (Produced by Funhouse Entertainment on behalf of MPI Media Group ; Producer/director, David Gregory ; 76 min. ; 2008) ; Restoration (MPI Media Group ; Funhouse Entertainment ; 7 min. ; 2008).
Responsibility: a Mark Magidson Production ; a Ron Fricke film ; produced by Mark Magidson ; original treatment written by Genevieve Nicholas, Constantine Nicholas, Ron Fricke ; concept and scenario by Ron Fricke, Mark Magidson, Bob Green ; restoration producer, Christopher M. Reyna ; directed & photographed by Ron Fricke.

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"[A] transcendent global tour that explores the sights and sounds of the human condition like nothing you've ever seen or felt before. These are the wonders of a world without words, viewed through man and nature's own prisms of symmetry, savagery, chaos and harmony."--Container.

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