Mongolia - on the Edge of the Gobi
DVD1976 50 Minutes
A nomadic way of life in a far part of what was the USSR.
Mongolia is a fascinating country, medieval in many ways, yet as part of the U.S.S.R. also a communist state. In some ways the collectives suit the nomadic way of life. We see how the flocks are tended. The winters are bitterly cold and the country is magnificent in its contrasts.
Made in 1985, this film reflects the cultural attitudes and language of the time it was made.
This programme can be rented on our Video on Demand system for £1.00. For this you can view as often as you like within a 48 hour period of your own choosing.