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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 (23 minutes) sound color Jpeg 2000
reference one videocasette (23 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
master one videocasette (23 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
archival original one film reel (803 feet) assembled film roll 16 (camera rolls 31,32) 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Title supplied by Archives staff (unpublished work) -- archival collection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: scenes in the village market place and along a line of shops; men socializing and drinking tea in a merchant's shop; a man winnowing wheat on a blanket and doing final stage of sifting to remove chaff; a merchant inspecting melons in his shop; man and his sons working in their irrigated garden; interview with the men about his garden.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Tea--as beverage--male sociability  Search this
Markets--vendors  Search this
Wheat--winnowing  Search this
Garb--turbans--Muslims  Search this
Agricultural crops--melons  Search this
Dwellings--domestic compounds  Search this
Shops--shopkeepers  Search this
Stimulants--snuff--use of  Search this
Gardens--irrigation  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.2.1 - 9
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
AUFS Afghanistan Film Project 1972 [Miller, Norman N. 1933-]
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218313