Taleb and his lamb: a Bedouin tale about right and wrong - discipline and responsibility.

United States, 1975

Film
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This film is subtitled, “A Bedouin tale about right and wrong - discipline and responsibility. “The tale is about Taleb, a shepherd’s son, who has a pet lamb from his father’s flock. Taleb steals the lamb, after it is taken to the market to be sold for slaughter, and hides in the desert with it. The angry father finds them, but how the story ends is left up to the viewer to decide.

Credits

producer

Ami Amitai

production company

Barr Films

Amitai Film Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:16:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

29202

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Bedouins

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Childrens Films → Children's films - United States

Literature → Fables

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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