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Kundun (1997) Poster

(1997)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Martin Scorsese

Writing Credits (WGA)  

Melissa Mathison ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order)  

Tenzin Thuthob Tsarong ...
Gyurme Tethong ...
Tulku Jamyang Kunga Tenzin ...
Tenzin Yeshi Paichang ...
Tencho Gyalpo ...
Tenzin Topjar ...
Lobsang (5-10)
Tsewang Migyur Khangsar ...
Tenzin Lodoe ...
Geshi Yeshi Gyatso ...
Losang Gyatso ...
The Messenger (as Lobsang Gyatso)
Sonam Phuntsok ...
Reting Rinpoche
Gyatso Lukhang ...
Lobsang Samten ...
Jigme Tsarong ...
Taktra Rimpoche (as Tsewang Jigme Tsarong)
Tenzin Trinley ...
Namgay Dorjee ...
Kashag / Nobleman #1 (as Ngawang Dorjee)
Phintso Thonden ...
Chewang Tsering Ngokhang ...
Jamyang Tenzin ...
Tashi Dhondup ...
Lobsang (Adult)
Jampa Lungtok ...
Karma Wangchuk ...
...
Henry Yuk ...
Ngawang Kaldan ...
Jurme Wangda ...
...
Salden Kunga ...
Tibetan Doctor (as Selden Kunga)
John Wong ...
Gawa Youngdung ...
Tenzin Rampa ...
Tenzin Chonegyl (Age 12)
Vyas Ananthakrishnan ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Stanley Ipkiss
...
(voice)
...
Chinese soldier (uncredited)
R. Gern Trowbridge ...
Monk (uncredited)
Ben Wang ...
General Chang Ching-Wu (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Barbara De Fina ... producer
Laura Fattori ... executive producer
Scott Harris ... associate producer
Melissa Mathison ... co-producer
Perry Santos ... associate producer
Jeanne Stack ... producer: Canada

Music by 

Philip Glass

Cinematography by 

Roger Deakins

Film Editing by 

Thelma Schoonmaker

Casting By 

Ahmed Abounouom
Ellen Lewis

Production Design by 

Dante Ferretti

Art Direction by 

Franco Ceraolo
Massimo Razzi
Alan Tomkins ... supervising art director (as Alan R. Tomkins)

Set Decoration by 

Francesca Lo Schiavo

Costume Design by 

Dante Ferretti

Makeup Department 

Hayat Ouled Dahhou ... hair stylist
Elisabetta De Leonardis ... hair stylist
Mirella Ginnoto ... key hair stylist
Giorgio Gregorini ... hair stylist
Fabrizio Sforza ... key makeup artist

Production Management 

Majid Aoulad Abdellah ... unit production manager
Leslie Kobyluck ... production manager: second unit
Roberto Malerba ... unit production manager
Karen L. Thorson ... post-production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Bernard Bellew ... second assistant director
Norman Berns ... second assistant director: "Sand Mandala" sequence
E.J. Foerster ... second unit director: British Columbia
Abraham Fraser ... second assistant director: British Columbia second unit
Rachid Gaidi ... assistant director
Scott Harris ... first assistant director
Ahmed Hatimi ... first assistant director: Morocco
Alberto Mangiante ... second assistant director
Phil Marco ... director: New York second unit
Barbara Pastrovich ... second second assistant director
Philip C. Pfeiffer ... second unit director
Jacki Phipps ... first assistant director: "Sand Mandala" sequence

Art Department 

Elio Altamura ... dressing props
Alice Baker ... assistant set decorator
Brian Bishop ... scenic painter
Doug Bishop ... scenic painter
Mike Fowlie ... property master
Abdenabi Izlaguen ... props
Byron K. Lovelace ... property master / property master: New York second unit / props: New York
Roberto Magagnini ... dressing props
Darryl Paterson ... stand-by prop
Rachid Quiat ... assistant art director
Luigi Sergianni ... construction manager
Domenico Sica ... assistant art director
Ivano Todeschi ... scenic painter
Gary Wiffen ... dressing props

Sound Department 

Tim J. Carroll ... consultant: Dolby Digital
Benjamin Cheah ... assistant sound editor
Marko A. Costanzo ... foley artist
Kay Denmark ... adr boom operator
Matthew Desorgher ... boom operator
Tom Fleischman ... sound re-recording mixer
Frank Kern ... foley editor
Marissa Littlefield ... adr editor
Nicholas Renbeck ... dialogue editor
Steven J. Rogers ... sound mixer: second unit
Philip Stockton ... supervising sound editor
Clive Winter ... sound mixer
Dustin DuPilka ... assistant foley artist (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Conor Coughlan ... special effects technician
Massimo Cristofanelli ... special effects
Kevin Hannigan ... senior special effects / special effects coordinator

Visual Effects by 

Craig Barron ... visual effects supervisor: Matte World Digital
Jennifer Basnyat ... visual effects
Jeff Burks ... visual effects supervisor
Doug Delaney ... scanning and recording
Krystyna Demkowicz ... executive in charge of production: Matte World Digital
Rick Dunn ... compositor: Digital Domain
Mark O. Forker ... digital compositing supervisor
Karl Formander ... digital compositor
Simon Haslett ... digital effects artist
Claas Henke ... compositor: Digital Domain
Dennis Hoffman ... visual effects executive producer: DQI
Christopher Holsey ... scan record supervisor
Brian Leach ... compositor
Joe Mandia ... digital artist
John McCunn ... pipeline engineer
Matt McDonald ... digital compositor
Kelvin McIlwain ... matte artist: illusion arts
Brandon McNaughton ... digital compositor
Craig Mullins ... digital matte painter
John Murrah ... technical director
Howie Muzika ... rotoscope artist
Erik Nash ... visual effects director of photography
Tony Noel ... digital compositor
Brian Peyatt ... technical coordinator
Linda Renaud ... assistant visual effects editor
Paul Rivera ... digital composite supervisor: Mate World Digital
Scott Ross ... General Manager Digital Domain
Carl Seibert ... visual effects producer
Lisa Spence ... digital effects coordinator
Mark Sullivan ... visual effects supervisor: Compound Eye
Melissa Taylor ... visual effects producer
Cari Thomas ... visual effects producer
Morgan Trotter ... CG artist
R. Gern Trowbridge ... best boy electric: visual effects unit
Michael Ventresco ... title designer / visual effects
Grant Viklund ... digital technical assistant
Kieran Woo ... production controller: pre-production, Digital Domain
Jason Dost ... digital imaging operator (uncredited)
Kyle J. Healey ... digital effects technician (uncredited)
James Healy ... digital systems administrator (uncredited)
Rick Lopez ... scanning and recording technician (uncredited)
Geoff Richardson ... digital compositor: Matte World Digital (uncredited)

Stunts 

Stefano Maria Mioni ... stunts

Camera and Electrical Department 

Giampaolo Bagala ... grip
Mario Bramucci ... electrician
Patrick Bramucci ... electrician / rigging gaffer
Fausto Cancellieri ... machinist
Stephen Carmona ... assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit
Pete Cavaciuti ... Steadicam operator
Ali Cherkaoui ... video playback operator
Massimiliano Dessena ... grip
Sergio Faina ... grip
Stefano Falivene ... assistant camera: "b" camera
Giovanni Galasso ... electrician
Dylan Goss ... aerial camera operator (as Dylan M. Gross)
Bruce Hamme ... dolly grip
Andy Harris ... first assistant camera
Jan Kiesser ... director of photography: second unit
Jeremy Knaster ... electrician
Giampaolo Majorama ... grip
Driss Marzak ... gaffer
Tommaso Mele ... key grip
William Moore ... best boy
Bill O'Leary ... gaffer
Philip C. Pfeiffer ... director of photography: second unit
Richard Sobin ... assistant camera
Doriano Torriero ... grip
Michael Wale ... second assistant camera
Derek Walker ... assistant camera
Derek Walker ... second assistant camera
Claudio Zamarion ... second assistant camera
Jim Matlosz ... plate photographer: Morocco (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Ahmed Abounouom ... extras casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Romano Amidei ... set costumer
Edelweis Azzurro ... tailor
Nezha Dakil ... set costumer
Ali Lammari ... set costumer
Elsa Malandra ... tailor
Mustapha Mimis ... set costumer
Bona Nasalli-Rocca ... wardrobe supervisor (as Bona Nasalli Rocca)
Abdelfattah Qzaibar ... costume aging and dying
Marina Roberti ... set costumer
Maria Antonietta Salvatori ... seamstress
Salvatore Salzano ... tailor
Dana Schondelmeyer ... costumes
Edda Soliani ... tailor
Hassan Taghriti ... set costumer
Madoka Tomoi ... set costumer

Editorial Department 

Tom Foligno ... first assistant editor
David Orr ... color timer
Alex Soto ... apprentice editor
Kyle Ann Stokes ... apprentice editor
Sara Thorson ... second assistant editor

Location Management 

Vito Colazzo ... location manager
Francesco Marras ... location manager
Robin Mounsey ... location manager: second unit
Riccardo Neri ... location manager
Hamid Araissi ... location manager: Morocco (uncredited)

Music Department 

Nancy Allen ... assistant music editor
Martin Czembor ... music engineer
Suzana Peric ... music editor
Michael Riesman ... conductor

Transportation Department 

Khalid Banoujaafar ... transportation captain
Driss Benchhiba ... transportation coordinator
Peter Huff ... transportation coordinator: second unit
Hicham Regragui ... transportation coordinator

Other crew 

Noureddine Aberdine ... production assistant
Cecilia Alvarenga ... production coordinator (as Cecelia Alvarenga)
Randall Balsmeyer ... title designer
Giorgio Catalano ... accounting assistant
Akrame El Meziane ... production assistant
James Ellis ... script supervisor (as James Ellis Deakins)
Dawn Freer ... script supervisor: insert photography
Antonio Gabrielli ... executive location manager
Geofrey Hildrew ... production assistant
Dean Hood ... location accountant
Patricia Johnson ... unit publicist
Jerzy Lamirowsky ... yaks and rats wrangler
Lobsang Lhalungpa ... technical advisor
Pierre Olivier Marotel ... cook: Mr. Scorsese
Karin Mercurio ... assistant accountant
Tim Monich ... dialect coach
Robin Mounsey ... mountain safety coordinator
Milena Bono Parodi ... shipping coordinator
Joel Proust ... horse wrangler
Lobsang Samten ... religious technical advisor
Enzo Sisti ... production auditor
Kim Sockwell ... assistant: Mr. Scorsese
Jean Philippe Varin ... vultures wrangler
Robert 'Bobby Z' Zajonc ... aerial coordinator
Day Trinh-Dinh ... location projectionist (uncredited)

Thanks 

The Dalai Lama ... acknowledgment (as His Holiness the Dalai Lama)
Catherine Scorsese ... dedicatee

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