Men of Words

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© Ihle
22 minutes / Colour / 2009
Directed by
Johanne Haaber Ihle

Anthropologist

Country of production United Kingdom

Series Granada Center for Visual Anthropology Student Film

The film explores how ancient traditions of poetry are still used in contemporary Yemen to discuss social and political problems.

Language and subtitles Arabic with English Subtitles

Region Middle and Near East

Country Yemen

Keywords Art / Artists / Artisans Socioeconomic conditions