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East to West, Series 1, Episode 1, Between Two Rivers
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directed by John Fothergill, 1712-1780, in East to West, Series 1, Episode 1 (Artarmon, New South Wales: Special Broadcasting Service, 2013), 57 mins
This episode follows the birth of civilization in Anatolia and the Middle East. We go back to the very beginnings, when hunter-gatherers pause in Gobekli Tepe and start to build the world’s first structures around 12,000 years ago. We follow the first stages of civilization: the rise of agriculture, governance a...
directed by John Fothergill, 1712-1780, in East to West, Series 1, Episode 1 (Artarmon, New South Wales: Special Broadcasting Service, 2013), 57 mins
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Little Waterfall
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directed by Joshka Wessels, fl. 2003 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2003), 54 mins
Shallalah Saghirah ('Little Waterfall') is a small village of about 20 households located in the Khanasser valley, in north Syria. The village has no electricity and still uses an ancient ganat system, using a 1,500-year old Byzantine 520 meter water tunnel, as its main source of water. However decades of migratio...
directed by Joshka Wessels, fl. 2003 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2003), 54 mins
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Sufi Soul
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directed by Simon Broughton; produced by Carl Simons (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2005), 50 mins
For hundreds of millions of Sufi followers worldwide, music is at the heart of their tradition and a way of getting closer to God. From the Whirling Dervishes of Turkey to the qawwali music of Pakistan, Sufism has produced some of the world's most spectacular music celebrated by Muslims and non-Muslims alike. Dalr...
directed by Simon Broughton; produced by Carl Simons (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2005), 50 mins
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