Milking the Desert

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2004 / 25 minutes

Directed by
Yasmin Fedda
Anthropologist
Country of production
United Kingdom
Series
Granada Center for Visual Anthropology Student Film

This film follows the lives and choices of two monks living at Mar Musa, the Abyssinian Monastery in the desert of Syria. Through their daily lives, the issue of dialogue with Islam emerges.

Language and subtitles
Original Version with English Subtitles
Region
Middle and Near East
Country
Syria
Keywords
Inter-religious relations Religion / Belief / Faith