Altai mystery.. (1993)

Film-document №50510 2 parts to collection Price category G

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Producer Centrnauchfilm (CNF)

Director: A.Novikova

Operators: I.Markov


The film introduces the customs and beliefs of the last of the ancient Turkic culture, living in the mountainous regions of Altai.

Reel №1

1st and 2nd part.

Moscow group of artists and actors "North" mystery plays based on myths and Altai heroic epic "Maadai - Kara" (sinhr.).

Game scene against the backdrop of daily events in the village

Kokoro and.

Ust-Cox Altai Krai.

Mountain Lake.

Eagle flies over the mountains.

Rainbow in the mountains.

Mountain stream.



Shepherd with sheep.

Shaman ritual in a yurt in the cemetery and around the campfire.

Wedding ceremony in the village.

Key words

Ethnography. Theatre. Landscapes. Wildlife. Livestock. Paganism. Shamanism.