A breathtaking true story of compassion and tough love
TWO DISC COLLECTOR’S SPECIAL EDITION DVD"I want to teach people the basic skills of living, teach them that life isn't just a matter of chance, it's a matter of choice."Phra Khru Bah Neua Chai Kositto
DISC 1: "Buddha's Lost Children", 97 min. International Theatrical version. "Return to the Golden Horse", 52 min.covering director Mark Verkerk's return to the monastery one and half years after the film's release. He meets up withAbbott Khru Bah and the boys and screens the final version of the film to the community.
DISC 2: "Off the Cutting Room Floor" was produced in response to the flood of queries received after the initial releaseof the film. The disc comprises a fascinating interactive gallery of additional scenes — 3.5 hours of material broken upinto 32 film clips grouped under 5 main headings: Character Sketches / Golden Horse Monastery / Trekking & Camp Life /Horses & Healing / Border Villages & Temples.
In addition you'll find video of the very first visit to the monastery, information on fund raising, teasers & trailers,and a 30 min. film called "Looking for Buddha" made by the director's daughter Cara Verkerk (then 15), after she joinedher father and executive producer Pim van Collem on their first visit to the monastery.
Immerse yourself in the timeless world of the Golden Horse and its many fascinating characters!Format: Colour, DVD-Video, Widescreen, NTSC (playable on 99% of PAL setups)
Language: Thai spoken, English subtitles (English & Dutch subtitles for the Extras)
Region: All | Aspect ratio: 16:9
Number of disks: 2
Run time: 97 minutes main feature plus 270 minutes of Extras