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The Resource Satya : A Prayer for the Enemy, (electronic resource)

Satya : A Prayer for the Enemy, (electronic resource)

Label
Satya : A Prayer for the Enemy
Title
Satya
Title remainder
A Prayer for the Enemy
Contributor
Actor
Contributor
Film director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Since the Chinese occupation of Tibet, more than one million Tibetans have been tortured, executed or starved to death for their role in demonstrations against the Chinese occupation. Tibetan nuns have fearlessly staged demonstrations for independence. Countless nuns have been imprisoned and tortured for shouting slogans, criticizing the Chinese state in conversations with foreigners, possessing posters which call for Tibetan independence, or hoisting the Tibetan flag. The treatment they receive as political prisoners is brutal. In a deeply personal and lyrical style, Satya: A Prayer for the Enemy focuses on the testimonies of these nuns, revealing continued religious oppression and human rights abuses in occupied Tibet. For over forty years the Tibetans have adhered to the principles of nonviolent social change. Satya seeks to understand the basis and inspiration for this choice of nonviolence, and the spiritual principles that influence their understanding of the enemy
Member of
Cataloging source
CaSfKAN
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by BrunoFilms in 1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bruno, Ellen
  • Wangmo, Tsering
  • Mason Finlayson, Elizabeth
  • Chogkhan, Pema
  • Kanopy (Firm)
Runtime
26
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women political activists
  • Buddhist nuns
Technique
live action
Label
Satya : A Prayer for the Enemy, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 27 minutes)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1127902
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • kan1127902
  • (OCoLC)973342743
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Satya : A Prayer for the Enemy, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 27 minutes)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1127902
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • kan1127902
  • (OCoLC)973342743
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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