Musée des confluences

Winter festivals among the Kalash of northern Pakistan

Film screening and discussion in French

Sunday 25 November | 4 pm
Small auditorium

Fêtes d’hiver chez les Kalash du Nord-Pakistan, documentary by Viviane Lièvre, France, 1983, 1hr 5mins

With Jean-Yves Loude and Viviane Lièvre, ethnographers.

This exceptional ethnographic document immerses you in the preparations for the winter solstice celebrations of the Himalayan Kalash and their rituals of regeneration of time and society.
Filmed during a period of total immersion in 1980, the documentary, restored and digitised in 2017, is a unique record of endangered ancient traditions


Part of the Quais du Départ 2018 festival

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