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Kundun(1997)

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MISCELLANEOUS NOTES

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  • Roger Deakins was nominated in the feature film category for the 1997 Outstanding Achievement Awards sponsored by the American Society of Cinematographers.
  • Winner of the 1997 award for Best Cinematography from the Boston Society of Film Critics.
  • Winner of the 1997 award for Best Cinematography from the New York Film Critics Circle.
  • Winner of the 1997 award for Best Original Score from the Los Angeles Film Critics Association.
  • Released in United States February 1998
  • Released in United States on Video August 18, 1998
  • Released in United States Winter December 25, 1997
  • Wide Release in United States January 16, 1998
  • Shown at Olso Film Days in Olso, Norway February 6-12, 1998.
  • Before landing at Disney, the project was acquired by Warner Brothers after a brief period in turnaround from Universal.
  • Began shooting August 26, 1996.
  • Completed shooting December 20, 1996.
  • Actor Tsewang Jigme Tsarong is the real-life father of the film's star Tenzin Thuthob Tsarong.
  • His Holiness the Dalai Lama is acknowledged for his cooperation and contribution by the producer of the film.
  • Tencho Gyalpo is the real-life granddaughter of the Dalai's Lama's mother, the role she plays in the film.
  • The term "kundun" means "precious one."
  • Wide Release in United States January 16, 1998
  • Released in United States February 1998 (Shown at Olso Film Days in Olso, Norway February 6-12, 1998.)
  • Released in United States on Video August 18, 1998
  • Released in United States Winter December 25, 1997