VALLEY OF FLOWERS
VALLEY OF FLOWERS


SYNOPSIS
VALLEY OF FlOWERS is a Himalayan legend of a love struggling against the inevitability of death, an astonishing tale spanning from the early 19th century mountain existence, to hectic, bustling modern day Tokyo.

DIRECTORPan Nalin
YEAR2006
STATUScompleted
PRODUCERSKarl Baumgartner
Christoph Friedel
Claudia Steffen (producers)
Denis Carot
Marie Masmonteil
Babtiste Babin (Co-producers)
CO PRODUCTION WITHPandora Film Produktion (Köln) in co-production with Elzevir Films (Paris) and France 2 Cinema
in association with Monsoon Films (New Delhi)
TF1 International (Paris)
Filmcoopi (Zürich)
Diaphana (Paris) and TPS Star
PRODUCTIONDilip Shankar (line producer India)
Deepika Gandhi (production manager India)
Atsuko Ohno (line producer Japan)
Olaf Lehmann (production supervisor)
George Walker (1st assistant director)
SUPPORTED BYFilmstiftung NRW
Filmförderungsanstalt
FFA/CNC (German-French mini-treaty)
Eurimages
Hessen Invest
CNC (langues étrangères)
i2i Media Plus
WORLD SALESTF1 International
GERMAN DISTRIBUTORPandora Film Verleih
LENGTH120 min.
FORMATcolour
35mm
cinemascope
Dolby SRD
SHOOTING LOCATIONIndian Himalaya (India)
Tokyo (Japan)
Studio Köln (Germany)
ORIGINAL LANGUAGEHindi, Japanese
CASTMilind Soman
Mylène Jampanoi
Naseeruddin Shah
ERI
Jampa Kalsang
Anil Yadav
WRITERSPan Nalin
CASTINGDominique Vinant, Dilip Shankar, Andrew Leung, Chloe Emmerson, Jampa Kelsang
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHYMichal Englert
EDITINGSylvie Gadmer
MUSICCyril Morin
SOUNDMichael Dominowski (sound designer)
Robert Jäger (re-recording mixer)
Josef Pörzchen (original sound)
ART DIRECTIONPetra Barchi (production designer)
Emma Pucci (art director)
COSTUMESNatascha De Betak
MAKE UP HAIRHeike Merker
LINKSwww.valley-of-flowers.com