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People of the wind [videorecording] / a Milestone Film release ; Carolyn Films presents ; an Elizabeth E. Rogers production ; produced by Anthony Howarth and David Koff ; directed by Anthony Howarth ; written by David Koff.

Howarth, Anthony, (Added Author). Koff, David. (Added Author). Rogers, Elizabeth E., (Added Author). Mason, James, 1909-1984 (Added Author). Carolyn Films (Firm) (Added Author). Milestone Film & Video. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Schricker Main Library 955 PEO (Text) 30032001630943 DVD NON-FICTION Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Milestone Film & Video, c1999.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally issued as motion picture in 1977.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Photography, Mike Dodds ; editor, Carolyn Hicks ; music composed, directed and performed by G.T. Moore and Shusha.
Participant or Performer Note: James Mason as the voice of Jafar Qoli.
Summary, etc.: A documentary in which the Babadi, a nomadic tribe belonging to the Bakhtiaries of Iran, annually migrate across the Zagros Mountains from winter to summer pasture with their herds of sheep. The people are led by Jafar Qoli, the Kalanter (chief) of the Babadi groups who assumes responsibility for the trek. "An astonishing epic of the most grueling migration in the world."
Language Note: English narration and some Iranian with English subtitles.
Awards Note: Oscar nominee for Best Documentary.
Subject: Bakhtiari (Iranian people)
Nomads > Iran.
Ethnology > Iran.
Zagros Mountains (Iran and Iraq)
Iran > Description and travel.

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