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Little Buddha

Little Buddha

A Feature film by Bernardo Bertolucci

Produced by Ciby 2000

Release in France : 01/12/1993


    Little Buddha is the encounter between a young American and a very old man from a far-off country, the marriage of two cultures and two times-periods standing on either side of a twenty-five century gap. It is a magic journey to the "roof of the world" and the heart of wisdom...
    Nine-year-old Jesse Conrad is a young fellow like millions of others throughout the world. He lives in Seatle with his engineer father, Dean, and his schoolteacher mother, Lisa. One day, they are surprised by a visit from a delegation of Buddhist monks, who have come from the himalayan kingdom of Bhutan under the leadership of Lama Norbu and his deputy, Champa. The monks think that Jesse might be the reincarnation of one of their most eminent spiritual leaders...

    Actors (6)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producer :

    Ciby 2000

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    TF1 Studio

    Foreign production company :

    Recorded Picture Company

    French distribution :

    Pathé Films

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    Full credits (10)

    Executive Producer :

    Jean-Claude Fleury

    Director of Photography :

    Vittorio Storaro

    Press Attachés (film) :

    Jean-Pierre Vincent, Pascal Launay

    Production Designer :

    James Acheson

    Costume designer :

    James Acheson

    Screenwriters :

    Rudy Wurlitzer, Mark Peploe

    Sound Recordist :

    Ivan Sharrock

    Editor :

    Pietro Scalia

    Music Composer :

    Ryuichi Sakamoto

    Sound Mixer :

    Thierry Lebon

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    Feature film

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    France, Great Britain

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    Nationality :

    100% French (France, Great Britain)

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    Runtime :

    2 h 15 min

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    Posters (1)


    Festival Selections

    Berlin International Film Festival - 1994

    Berlin International Film Festival (Germany, 1994)


    Out of Competition