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Last Nomads of the Yayla

Synopsis
Documentary. The Yayla is the name given to the summer pastures in the high Taurus mountains in Southern Turkey. The film reveals the way of life in the Yayla and shows in detail how the nomads milk their goats, make cheese, care for their camels, spin, weave, embroider and cook. The traditional Black Tent is shown in detail as well as cave and stone dwellings.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2006
Subjects
Anthropology
Keywords
Asian communities; nomadic communities; nomads; textiles

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 0 PAL
Price
£14.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
51 minutes
Year
2017

Distributor

Name

How2DVD

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