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Title Friends in high places / produced and directed by Lindsey Merrison
Published Watertown, Mass. : Documentary Educational Resources, ©2001


Description 1 online resource (1 streaming video (88 min.))
Series Ethnographic video online
Summary Film on the central role of nats and spirit mediums in alleviating the day to day burdens of modern Burmese life. The mediums profiled in the film, chiefly gay men, are considered to be neither male nor female and are regarded by society with a curious mix of reverence and disdain
Credits Director and producer, Lindsey Morrison ; editor, Stewart Young
Notes English and Burmese with English subtitles
Print version record
Subject Nats -- Burma
Mediums -- Burma
Buddhism -- Burma -- Customs and practices
Gay men -- Burma
Buddhism -- Customs and practices.
Gay men.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Ethnographic films.
Nonfiction films.
Documentary films.
Ethnographic films.
Nonfiction films.
Films ethnographiques.
Films autres que de fiction.
Form Streaming video
Author Morrison, Lindsey
Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Other Titles Subtitle on cassette label: Art of survival in modern day Burma