Canlar, Alevis/Bektashis

General Information

Author/Creator
Arca, Nurdan, director.
Language
Turkish.
Subtitles
English
Published
Turkey, 2011.
Physical Description
DVD-ROM (60 min.)

Contents/Summary

Summary
The documentary presents two main rituals of the belief Alevis/Bektashis; the Conversation (Muhabbet) and Cem of Inıtiation and Purification ( annual ritual gathering for initiation and reconciliation) where dances and songs play a central role. The documentary looks into their present status and demands as well as their historical background.

Subjects

Genre
Documentary films

Bibliographic Information

Note
Verzio Film Festival Submission

Holdings

Item Type Current Location Collection Call Number Volume Info Shelving Location Public Note
DVD-ROMOSA Film LibraryOSA Film LibraryFL Record 2941---