Men of Words

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2009 / 22 minutes

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