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1976: Asia

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Film Identifier: F.2018-03-0002
Run Time
0h 34m 35s
Format
16mm
Color
Color
Sound
Silent
Date Produced
1976
Abstract
Travel film documenting a trip to Asia, the Middle East and Switzerland with John Dame and his wife. Title cards separate visits to Singapore; Bangkok, Thailand; Kathmadu, Nepal; Agra, India; Kabul, Afghanistan; Tehran, Iran; and Zurich, Switzerland. Highlights include a boat ride through the canals of Bangkok and a cultural performance that includes traditional dances and a Muay Thai boxing exhibition, as well as a drive through the Kyber Pass in Afghanistan. Please note: the cultural performance in Bangkok includes footage of a cockfight.
Main Credits
Dame, John (is filmmaker)
Subject
Travel
Related Places
Singapore (production location of)
Bangkok (production location of)
Kathmandu (production location of)
Zurich (production location of)
Tehran (represents)