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Title 37 uses for a dead sheep : the story of the Pamir Kirghiz / an Anglo-Turkish-Kirghiz collaboration ; a Tigerlily Films production for BBC and ARTE France ; producers, Nikki Parrott, Natasha Dack, Ben Hopkins ; director, Ben Hopkins
Published London, UK : Royal Anthropological Institute, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (69 min.)
Series Ethnographic video online, volume 2
Summary "The Pamir Kirghiz are a tribe of some 2,000 people from the Pamir region of Central Asia. For the last 27 years they have lived in exile in Eastern Turkey. In 2005 an Anglo-Turkish film crew arrives in their village to work with the tribe to tell their story"--Original container. Told through interviews and reconstructions
Notes Previously released as DVD
This edition in English, Turkish, and Kyrgyz with English subtitles
Subject Kyrgyz -- Turkey.
Kyrgyz -- Pamir.
Kyrgyz -- Social life and customs.
Turks -- Asia, Central.
Motion pictures -- Production and direction -- Turkey.
Asia, Central -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Nonfiction films.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Parrott, Nikki, producer
Dack, Natasha, producer
Hopkins, Ben, producer, director
Clarke, Gary (Cinematographer), cinematographer
Welzen, Marco van, film editor
Orsel, Seda, artistic director, costume designer
Lewis, Paul, 1943- musician
Tigerlily Films, producer
British Broadcasting Corporation, associated name
ARTE France, associated name
Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, distributor
Other Titles 37 uses for a dead sheep
Story of the Pamir Kirghiz
Thirty-seven uses for a dead sheep : the story of the Pamir Kirghiz