Little Buddha*

  • 1993 ----- color ----- 123 min ----- laserdisc///
  • (Written and directed by Bernardo Bertolucci; with Keanu Reeves, Ying Roucheng, Chris Isaak, Alex Wiesendanger and Bridget Fonda) In a big American city which looks surprisingly like Seattle, a boy and his family discover a story about a prince in a land of miracles. But the miracle becomes real when Tibetan monks appear, looking for their leaders reincarnation--whom they believe has been reborn in the boy. Suddenly, their worlds met, leading the Americans on an extraordinary adventure. [Letterboxed] (Funded by The Friends of Comparative Literature) (Restricted to use on University of Washington campuses only)
  • Topics: (Family Life, Far Eastern Studies, Motion Pictures: Features, Religions: Eastern)