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The Holier it Gets

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Documentary

1999

Colour

54 Minutes

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Mercury Films Inc. [Can.]

BuzzTaxi [Intl.]

Produced by Nick de Pencier + Jennifer Baichwal
Writer/Director Jennifer Baichwal
Director of Photography Nick de Pencier
Commissioning Editor, TVO Rudy Buttignol
Editor David Wharnsby

with
Elizabeth Baichwal
Kristine Baichwal
Krishna Baichwal
Jennifer Baichwal
Nick de Pencier
V.S. Malimath

Production Coordinator, Toronto Jonathan Dueck
Production Consultant, India Amita Seghal
Locations Manager, India Rajguru Swamy
Production Assistant Drew Szandtner
Archival Research Benjamin Wilchfort
Assistant Editors Chris Donaldson
Sally Reid
Anita Malhotra
Title Design Malcolm Brown
Map design Signy Fridriksson
Map animation Kevin Lacroix
Avid Operator_ Creative Post Steve McDonald
Colourist_ Medallion PFA Pat Duchesne
Colourist_ Eyes Post Group Adam Miasik
Video Post Production Eyes Post Group
Sound Edit Facility Tattersall Sound
Rerecording Peter Kelly
Sound Editor Jane Tattersall
Sound Effects Editor Mark Shnuriwsky
Assistant Sound Editor Graeme McIntyre, Mix deluxe Toronto
Music Ravi Shankar + John McLaughlin & Shakti

Vandanaa Trayee
Traditional prayers
Arranged by Ravi Shankar
Produced by George Harrison

La Danse du Bonheur
Written by John McLaughlin and L. Shankar
Performed by John McLaughlin, L.Shankar, Zakir Hussain, T.H. Vinayakram
Licensed courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment (Canada) Inc.

Vedic Chanting (One)
Taittirya Upanishad, Shikshavalli, 10th Anuvaka
Arranged by Ravi Shankar
Produced by George Harrison

Poornamadah
Brihadaranyaka Upanishad, 5th Adhyaya, 1st Brahmana, 1st Mantra
Arranged by Ravi Shankar
Produced by George Harrison

Gaayatri
Rgveda 3,62
Arranged by Ravi Shankar
Produced by George Harrison

Two Sisters
written by John McLaughlin
Performed by John McLaughlin, L.Shankar, Zakir Hussain, T.H. Vinayakram
Licensed courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment (Canada) Inc.

India
Written by John McLaughlin and L. Shankar
Performed by John McLaughlin, L.Shankar, Zakir Hussain, T.H. Vinayakram
Licensed courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment (Canada) Inc.

Kriti
Traditional South Indian composition
Arranged by John McLaughlin and L. Shankar
Performed by John McLaughlin, L.Shankar, Zakir Hussain, T.H. Vinayakram
Licensed courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment (Canada) Inc.

>_John McLaughlin selections taken from A Handful of Beauty, Sony Music Entertainment Inc.,
SRCS 7015. Licensed courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment (Canada) Inc.
>_Ravi Shankar selections taken from Chants of India, George Harrison under exclusive license to
Angel Records, 7243 8 55948 2 3.
>_Excerpts from A Handful of Beauty courtesy of John McLaughlin.
>_Excerpts from Ravi Shankar's Chants of India used with kind permission of Ravi Shankar
and George Harrison.
>_This Hour Has Seven Days footage courtesy CBCTV Archives with thanks to Laurier LaPierre
and the estate of Warren Davis

Thank you
Prabha & Jayatirtha Ashtaputre
Anand & Sucheta Baichwal
Gururaj & Pramila Baichwal
Ranganath & Malati Baichwal
Kumma Inamdar
J.C.N. Joshipura
Jumanji
Chitra & Raghavendra Kadiri
Avanidhar Koulgi
Raghavindra Krapa
Arun and Charlene Malhotra
V.N. Mudholkar
Naresh Nautiyal
Gurdeep Singh
Aarti Suri
Makrand Vangikar
Donna Aprile
Linda Arias
Velma Barkwell
Mary Barlow
Murray Battle
Peter Czerski
Nick Fraser
Roy Harris
Mette Hoffman-Meyer
Patrick Hörl
Danny Iron
Sheena Macdonald
Steve Macdonald
Ian MacKay
Rhombus Media
Christian Pégand
Larry Weinstein
 
In memoriam
Sundra Koulgi

Produced with the participation of
Canada Television and Cable Production Fund
Telefilm Canada- Equity Investment Program
CTCPF- License Fee Program
The Ontario Arts Council
and in association with VISION TV

Produced in association with TVONTARIO

©: Requisite Productions, 1999