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The Nuba of Sudan

Author: Davide DemichelsAmani NovatKenneth BeltonNova-T (Firm)GA & A (Firm)All authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Ambrose Video Pub., ©1999.
Series: Forgotten wars, v. 2.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the heart of Sudan, in the mountains of south Kordofan, the Nuba still live according to the traditional customs of black Africa. The majority of the Nuba are Muslim, and they are fighting against the fundamentalist Islamic government in Khartoum, which wants to erase their ancient African culture and traditions. However, the war that has been raging for 40 years is not only motivated by religion, with the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Davide Demichels; Amani Novat; Kenneth Belton; Nova-T (Firm); GA & A (Firm); Ambrose Video Publishing.
OCLC Number: 43930564
Credits: Writer and director, Davide Demichels ; editor, Antonio Morabito ; cameras, Davide Demichels and Iiaro Gallina ; post production, Nova-T.
Performer(s): Kenneth Belton, narrator.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 26 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Forgotten wars, v. 2.
Other Titles: Heart of Sudan
Responsibility: by Davide Demichels ; production, Amani Novat ; distribution, GA & A.

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In the heart of Sudan, in the mountains of south Kordofan, the Nuba still live according to the traditional customs of black Africa. The majority of the Nuba are Muslim, and they are fighting against the fundamentalist Islamic government in Khartoum, which wants to erase their ancient African culture and traditions. However, the war that has been raging for 40 years is not only motivated by religion, with the Muslims of the north against the Christians and Animists of the south, but by ethnic factors as well, pitting the Arabic north against the African south. Since the early 1980s, the entire area has been cut off by the war; this documentary shows what the life of the Nuba is like after 15 years in isolation.

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