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Himalayan Studies

Films, Newspapers and Magazines, and Online Resources

Recommended documentaries and films:

Eastern Himalaya: Ancient Risks and Future Threats 

Nature: the Himalayas on PBS network

BBC Himalayas with Michael Palin (snippet) 

BBC The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

Please visit the links under 'Collections, Film Archives, and Film Festivals' to explore documentaries and films on various aspects of Himalayan culture, environment, and society. 

Film Archives and Collections at UBC

UBC Library has access to online and physical copies of documentaries, films, and other video archives. These can be found by searching under the general tab on the UBC library website. Select 'archival material', 'streaming video', and 'video recording' on serial solutions in the general tab to narrow down your search on films and documentaries. These categories can be found on the left hand side of the library website, under the 'Refine Your Search' tab.