"Stone Knapping in Modern Turkey" (1973)

Category: Produced Film

Length: 12:26

Film ID F16-2009
Film Description Produced Film
UPMAA is acknowledged in opening credits
Although records indicate that this film is from 1973, the production quality seems much older
Marc Snader - narration
(same as F16-2008)

This narrated documentary film is about creation of stone blades in Turkey, which according to the narration has been taking place for millennia. The blades are later used in farming functions such as harvesting wheat.
Video Category Produced Film
Film Creator Jacques Bordaz
Topics Stone tools, Farming, Turkey
Contributor(s) Aziz Albek (camera) | Jacques Bordaz (dir, prod) | Louise Alpers Bordaz (dir, prod) | Mark Snader (narration)
Rights All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org.