WorldCat Identities

National Geographic World Films (Initiative)

Works: 2 works in 6 publications in 3 languages and 1,089 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Fiction  Internet videos  Action and adventure films 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 951.7
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by National Geographic World Films (Initiative)
The story of the weeping camel by Davaa Byambasuren( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Mongolian and English and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blend of documentary and drama. In the Gobi Desert, a family of nomadic shepherds assists the births of its camel herd. They face a crisis when one white calf is rejected by its mother after a difficult delivery. When any hope for the little one seems to have vanished, the nomads sends its two young boys on a journey through the desert, to fetch a musician capable of performing a magical ceremony
Kekexili = Mountain patrol by Chuan Lu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Mandingo and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the film centers on Ga Yu, a Beijing reporter who follows a small mountain patrol as they venture out on a ten-day trek to catch some poachers, amidst the unforgiving lands of Kekexili. Meaning "beautiful mountains, beautiful maidens" in Tibetan, Kekexili is a harsh, yet gorgeous mountainous area located near the Chinese/Tibetan border. Led by the relentless Ri Tai, these volunteers journey through rough conditions, all united by a common cause - their undying love for the endangered Tibetan antelope
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.20 (from 0.20 for The story ... to 0.35 for Kekexili = ...)

The story of the weeping camel
Alternative Names
National Geographic Feature Films. National Geographic World Films (initiative)

National Geographic Society (U.S.). World Films (Initiative)