Ethiopia 1969 Reel 19 of 65

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:11
Film ID F16-0362
Film Description Reel 19 of 65
Unedited travelogue


Cat. Reel 362 1969 Reel 19: Ethiopia. April 4-5. Gondar.

Paintings in Debre Berhan Selassie Church: rafters densely decorated.
Qusquam Palace (Portuguese building being reconstructed): round-domed
towers, stone walls, arched windows, gateway (pan shot).
Gondar open air market: articles for sale.
Raised stone platform.
Colored baskets (some cu).
Skins for sale.
Baskets carried on head.
Stone grain platform.
Stone pepper platform.
People arriving at market.
Long bag carried on back.
Fasiledes castle: stone, with round turrets.
At Gemjabiet [?] Church:
11 scenes from paintings: fierce lion, bearded man, man on horse with
spear, etc.
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Gondar, Churches, Antiquities, Orthodox Tewahedo Church, Marketplaces