Great Tales in Asian Art

Overview

Four treasured tales from India, Indonesia, Korea, and Japan are eloquently told through art masterpieces and inspiring performance from these ancient cultures. The video's skillful fusion of literature, visual arts, and performing arts is both inspiring and entertaining. The beloved Asian stories come alive through Indian paintings, Indonesian sculpture, Japanese shadow play, Korean masked drama, and Japanese scroll painting. Filmed on-location, Great Tales of Asian Art offers an imaginative and compelling ...
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Overview

Four treasured tales from India, Indonesia, Korea, and Japan are eloquently told through art masterpieces and inspiring performance from these ancient cultures. The video's skillful fusion of literature, visual arts, and performing arts is both inspiring and entertaining. The beloved Asian stories come alive through Indian paintings, Indonesian sculpture, Japanese shadow play, Korean masked drama, and Japanese scroll painting. Filmed on-location, Great Tales of Asian Art offers an imaginative and compelling introduction to the exotic world of Eastern art.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/28/2006
  • UPC: 032031146198
  • Original Release: 1995
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  • Source: Kultur Video
  • Region Code: 0
  • Time: 1:22:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Technical Credits
Perry Miller Adato Director, Executive Producer, Producer
Jan Hartman Screenwriter
Jerry Pantzer Cinematographer
Alvin H. Perlmutter Executive Producer
Douglas P. Sinsel Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Great Tales in Asian Art
1. Opening [2:04]
2. The Ramayana [20:27]
3. Korean Masked Dance - Drama [16:43]
4. Gita Govinda [17:46]
5. The Tale of Genji [17:22]
6. Tale of the Heiji [5:07]
7. Credits [2:13]
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