Saints and Spirits (1976)

Film details

  • Year

    1976

  • Type

    Television

Synopsis

Explores the parts religion and mysticism play in the lives of women in Marrakes h who profess the Islamic faith. Focuses on a Shawapa, or seeress, dedicated to the spirit of Sishi Mahmoun, and show a pilgrimage to the mountain shrine of the Saint Sidhi Chamharouch. Made using m aterial from Disappearing world: Some women of Marrakesh (see BNFC Vol.15)

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