Fiche Film
Cinéma/TV
MOYEN Métrage | 2002
Poupées de sucre de Nabeul (Les)
Pays concerné : Tunisie
Durée : 34 minutes
Genre : société
Type : documentaire

Français

Depuis ma tendre enfance et à chaque nouvel an hégire, mon père n’a jamais manqué de ramener de grandes poupées pour mes sœurs, un coq pour mon frère et un lionceau pour moi. Ce sont des statuettes confectionnées à base de sucre fondu coloré.

Réalisateur : Anis Lassoued

English

Sugar headstocks of Nabeul (The)
In each new Moslem year, circulate in Nabeul of the sugar headstocks of which the use seems to go back to the pre-Islamic era. For better defining their origin and discovering the habits which perennialize them, a cultural anthropological step, puts at contribution, in addition to a famous historian, Moslems, Christians and Jews of Nabeul, craftsmen specialized in their clothes industry, as well as high characters of colors, such certain passers by of the famous souk to the sugar headstocks, like certain housewives with surprising knowledge…
The sugar headstocks of Nabeul make us go up the history until Carthage and Néapolis and seem to prolong the spirit of the festival that the Pagan ones lived, Hebrew and the Christians, before investing Muslim New Year’s day.


Film by Anis Lassoued
Duration: 26 Minutes
Format: Digital Beta
International sales: Amilcar Films

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