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Malta: Good Friday

Synopsis
Set in Naxxar in Malta, shows the celebration of Good Friday when the people of the town hold a religious procession. Follows the preparation for this procession through to the procession itself, giving reasons for its continuing popularity even in the face of church discouragement.
Series
Other People’s Lives, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. sd. col. 30 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1978
Availability
Hire
Uses
Undergraduates. *RAI
Subjects
Anthropology; Religious studies
Keywords
ceremonies; Malta; processions

Credits

Contributor
Peter Ramsden

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Production Company

Name

BBC Continuing Education Television

Distributor

Name

Royal Anthropological Institute Film & Video Library, c/o Concord Media

Email
sales@concordvideo.co.uk
Web
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Phone
01473 726012
Fax
01473 274531
Address
Rosehill Centre
22 Hines Road
Ipswich
IP3 9BG

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