The Story Of The Weeping Camel
Monday, 7 January, 2008 at 7:30pm
The central story of this delightful drama documentary is about the musical ritual used by a family of Mongolian shepherds to heal the rift between a camel and her newborn baby. It also explores the lives of the four-generation family and how they cope with the Gobi Desertís extreme weather, along with temperamental sheep and goats and the intrusions of the modern world.
Director: Byambasuren Davaa/Luigi Falorni
Starring: Janchiv Ayurzana, Chimed Ohin, Zeveljamz Nyam, Ikhbayar Amgaabazar, Odgerel Ayusch, Enkhbulgan Ikhbayar, Uuganbaatar Ikhbayar
Original Release: Mongolia/Germany. 2003
Running Time: 90 mins