Quest (1997)

Film details

  • Countries

    United Kingdom Wales

  • Year

    1997

  • Type

    Television

Synopsis

A ten-part series of animated stories of seven world religions and their founders. Made by studios in India, Poland, the Czech Republic, Hungary and the UK, their details are as follows: `Moses and the Passover meal' (Mosca, England) how and why the Jews celebrate Passover; `The Life of Christ' (Varga Studio, Hungary) how Thomas had his doubts dispelled; `The Life of the Buddha' (Longin Studio/TV Studio of Animated Film, Poland) how a prince became enlightened; `The Way of the Buddha' (Longin Studio/TV Studio of Animated Film, Poland) how the Buddha taught; `The Life of Confucius' (Varga Studio, Hungary) how China's greatest thinker lived; `The Childhood of Krishna' (Ranade Productions, India) how the Hindu child-god overcame his enemy; `The Ramayana' (One Eye Productions, Wales) how the Hindu god Vishnu outwitted the evil Ravana; `The Life of Muhammed (Peace Be Upon Him)' (One Eye Productions, Wales) how the prophet Muhammed founded the Muslim faith; `The Conference of the birds' (Varga Studio, Hunagry) how the birds of the world searched for a leader - a Sufi allegory; `The Life of Guru Nanak' (Jiriho Trnky Studio, Czech Republic) how the founder of Sikhism lived and taught.

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