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Himalayan Gold Rush

Himalayan Gold Rush

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  • Documentary
  • France
  • 2011 | 52 min. | Fichier vidéo | Colour
  • Language : French
Cast & Crew
Sound
Edouard Morin
Aymeric Dupas
Cast
Andrew Ng
Dhan Shandra
Jacques Gamblin
Producer
Eric Valli
Production Company
Kwanza
Print Contact
Kwanza
Mélodie Kwanza, Wallaert Mélodie, Boulogne-Billancourt
mwallaert@kwanza.fr
Eric Valli
France, 1952
Filmobiography
1989 Chasseur de miel (short documentary)
1991 Chasseurs des ténèbres (short documentary, nominated Oscars)
1999 Himalaya – l'enfance d'un chef
2002 The Biggest Step
2002 Honey Hunter (TV documentary)
2003 Les Vagabonds de la forêt (documentary)
2006 La Piste
     

Ten years after Himalaya, French filmmaker Eric Valli has returned to Nepal to make a documentary narrated by the actor Jacques Gamblin. Every spring, thousands of Nepalese leave their villages to take a dangerous trek through the Himalayas. They are searching for the Yartsa Gunbu, a mysterious transmutation between a plant and an insect that is highly prized on the Chinese market for its medicinal properties.

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