People of the WindDVD - 2000
A documentary in which the Babadi, a nomadic tribe belonging to the Bakhtiaries of Iran, annually migrate across the Zagros Mountains from winter to summer pasture with their herds of sheep. Every year, 500,000 men, women and children, along with one million animals, struggle for eight grueling weeks to scale the massive Zagros Mountains in Iran, a range which is as high as the Alps and as broad as Switzerland, to reach their summer pastures.The people are led by Jafar Qoli, the Kalanter (chief) of the Babadi groups who assumes responsibility for the trek.
Publisher: New York : Milestone Film & Video ; Chatsworth, Calif. : Distributed by Image Entertainment, 2000, c1976.
Edition: Collector's widescreen edition (aspect ratio: 1:85:1).
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (DVD) (approximately 110 min.),sound, color ;,4 3/4 in.