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The Fourth stage [videorecording] / a BBC-TV production in association with Educational Communications-TVKC ; producer, screenwriter, Paul Kuepferle ; director, David Thompson.

Publication:
Madison, WI : University of Wisconsin-Madison, Center for South Asia, [1984]
Format/Description:
Video
1 videocassette (36 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
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Subjects:
Seturam, E. R.
Sannyasi -- India.
Hinduism -- India.
Monasticism and religious orders, Hindu -- India.
India -- Religious life and customs.
Form/Genre:
Religious films.
Documentary films.
Language:
Some dialogs in Kannada with English subtitles.
System Details:
VHS - NTSC.
Summary:
Documentary about a retired Indian journalist, E.R. Seturam, who is considering whether to embark on an ancient Hindu quest for self-realization through the fourth stage of life (sannyasa). Accompanies Seturam as he discusses his possible decision with colleagues, family members, other sannyasins, and holy men throughout India.
Participant:
Narrator: Peter France.
Credits:
Photographer, Maresh Bedi.
Notes:
"Produced in cooperation with the University of Wisconsin's Contemporary Civilizations of South Asia Films Project."
Contributor:
Kuepferle, Paul L. , Producer, Screenwriter
Thompson, David M. , Director
France, Peter. , Narrator
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service. , Producer
Educational Communications, inc. , Producer
Contemporary Civilizations of South Asia Films Project. , Producer
University of Wisconsin--Madison. Center for South Asian Studies. , Producer, Distributor
OCLC:
49509574