A film about the history of Buddhism from its beginnings to the present day made by the History Channel in the late 1990s.
A film about the finding of a reincarnated Tibetan Lama, along with a retelling of the Buddha story.
A series of short films showing the archaeological remains of various cities associated with the Buddha, and their importance in Buddhist history.
Two well made films from India on the life of the Buddha and the spread of the religion in its various forms, and its re-entry into India in recent times.
A long and excellent animated film on the life of the Buddha from Thailand.
A very good Bollywood-style film on the life of the Buddha (Hindi, with English subtitles)
A film about the life of the Buddha and the relevance of his revolutionary ideas for the modern world.
Acclaimed video documentary on the traditional life of the Buddha. Quite realistically portrayed, and a very positive film, even though it presents myth as history.
The last of four drama films on the Life of the Buddha and his main disciples, covering the period from the ascetic practice to the Bamboo Grove (Vietnamese with English Subtitles)