Episode number 6 of Series “A World of Festivals”.
In the alpine area of Yugoslavia near Lake Bled the dairy farming peasants take their cattle to summer pastures high in the mountains where they live a frugal life. On their return in the autumn everyone turns out to greet them for festivities in which the cows are the guests of honour.
Our collection comprises over 40,000 moving image works, acquired and catalogued between the 1940s and early 2000s. As a result, some items may reflect outdated, offensive and possibly harmful views and opinions. ACMI is working to identify and redress such usages.
How to watch
In ACMI's collection
VHS; Access Print (Section 1)