films shown here are a small sample of the many we have taken. Most
are of people in the village of Thak in Kaski, and centre on the family
with whom we lived on visits over a number of years. We have given diary
extracts which explain the background to the films and when they were
taken, and also the video log.
Gurung project within which the films were made is briefly described
Accounts on how the filming was done:
on fieldwork filming in the Himalayas'
in film technologies and their effects on anthropological filming'
A selection of the films we have taken are on the streaming media service
Cambridge and can be viewed in various formats or downloaded freely
films on fieldwork with the Gurungs
films on ritual and religion among the Gurungs
films on the physical world of the Gurungs
films on the social world of the Gurungs
films on Dilmaya Gurung
films of interviews with Dilmaya Gurung
book in PDF format with translation from Gurung to English of the interviews]