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Once upon a time in Val di Fiemme © Museo degli Usi e Costumi della Gente Trentina, Archive Carnival King of Europe
23 minutes / Colour / 2009
Directed by
Michele Trentini

Anthropologist Giovanni Kezich

Country of production Italy

Series Carnival King of Europe

Every four years, the new recruits in Carano are presented to the community in the midst of a complex carnival ritual called Banderàl.

This film is part of Carnival King of Europe DVD 6 - RITUAL ARMADAS. Often the masquerade is represented by an imaginary, colourful, rumbustious army, with a distinct martial allure of its own.

Films included in DVD 6: Coraggio coscritti: take heart, all new recruits! (25 minutes), One day in Agnita (10 minutes), Once upon a time in Val di Fiemme (Na vòlta n val de Fiemme) (23 minutes), Fiddling away Carnival in Caffaro (12:20 minutes), The Gilles of La Louvière and the Chinels of Fosses-la-Ville (9 minutes), We can be heroes just for (two) days. The Jannisaries of Naoussa (20 minutes).

Region South-East Europe

Country Italy

Keywords Folklore Festivals / Carnival