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AUFS Afghanistan Film Project 1972

Catalog Data

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
Di Gioia, Herbert filmmaker  Search this
Hancock, David filmmaker  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Camera:
Powell, Josephine  Search this
Translator:
Shafak, Toryali  Search this
AUFS Advisor:
Dupree, Louis  Search this
Dupree, Nancy 1935-1980  Search this
Physical description:
preservation (video) one digital video file (54 minutes) sound color Jpeg 2000
reference one video casette (54 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
master one video casette (54 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
archival original two film reels (1,903 feet) assembled film rolls 39 (camera rolls 77,78) and 40 (camera rolls 79,80) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Afghans  Search this
Muslims  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Afghanistan
Asia
Date:
1972
Notes:
Title supplied by Archives staff (unpublished work) -- archival collection
Summary:
Full film record shot in north central Afghanistan in a mountain village near Mazar. Shots include: interview footage with a man and his son; scenes in the village marketplace around shops; shopkeeper with bookeeping ledger; a political gathering and speech by district leader; an all-male crowd gathered in the marketplace for the rally; a food vendor selling to people in the marketplace; filmic peregrinations around the marketplace.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Shops--bookkeeping  Search this
Bookkeeping--shops  Search this
Garb--turbans--skullcaps--Muslims  Search this
Political activities--gatherings--rally  Search this
Speeches--at political gatherings  Search this
Markets--as site for gatherings  Search this
Food--sale of--markets  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.2.1 - 23
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
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American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218296