St. Martin’s Bonfires in Predazzo

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2010 / 10 minutes

Directed by
Michele Trentini
Anthropologist
Country of production
Italy
Series
Carnival King of Europe

On November 11th, great bonfires are lit by the local youth to celebrate the distribution of the annual revenues from the forestry harvest.

This film is part of Carnival King of Europe DVD 3 - THE BELL RINGERS OF EUROPE. The clanging of conspicuous, monumental cowbells is the most distinctive opening sound of a number of European winter masquerades.

Films included in DVD 3: St. Martin’s Bonfires in Predazzo (10 minutes), The Silvesterchläuse of Hundwil (12 minutes), One day in Rukavac (11 minutes), The Double Walk of the Joaldunak (10 minutes).

Region
South-East Europe
Country
Italy
Keywords
Festivals / Carnival Folklore