Human Stories 5x46’

Roof of the world

Roof of the World is a moving testimony of Himalayan people’s life. For generation, local people from various ethnic groups have managed to live at over five thousand meters. In perfect harmony with wild animals, they learned how to raise livestock and cultivate crops in this unique but extreme environment. It also shows how these mountains and plateaus have shaped Himalayan people’s culture and tradition. Through this documentary you will discover tremendous and breath-taking mountains landscape and also what it means to live on the Roof of the World.

01 - Life's companions

02- Well loved land

03 - Song for plateau

04 - Water of great good

05 - Children of mountains

Direction: Zeing Hairuo

Production: CCTV

Languages: English

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