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Becoming a woman in Zanskar [electronic resource].

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Publication:
Paris, France : ZED, 2012.
Series:
Becoming a man
Ethnographic video online, volume 2
Format/Description:
Video
1 online resource (54 min.).
Subjects:
Teenage girls -- India -- Zanskar.
Coming of age -- India -- Zanskar.
Arranged marriage -- India -- Zanskar.
Nuns -- India -- Zanskar.
Form/Genre:
Ethnographic films.
Language:
This edition in English and an undetermined language with English subtitles.
Summary:
"Becoming Woman in Zanskar" recounts the moving story of a friendship shattered by destiny when two best friends have to part and to leave their families forever ... Tenzin will be married to a man she hasn't chosen while Palkit will become a nun. Two adolescents in the Himalayas: one kidnapped by her future husband, the other's head shaved as she enters the covent forever.
Notes:
Title from title frames (Ethnographic video online, viewed Feb. 27, 2013).
Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2012. (Ethnographic video online). Available via World Wide Web.
Contributor:
Catteau, Manuel. , Producer
Corillion, Jean-Michel. , Director
Khachot, Tenzin. ,
Kyangmar, Palkit. ,
Banday, Paul. , Narrator
Alexander Street Press.
OCLC:
849668681
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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