37 USES FOR A DEAD SHEEP

Part ethnographical, part documentary and part historical reconstruction, this film documents the history of the Pamir Kirghiz tribe and their epic journey from their homeland in Central Asia to Turkey.


Directed by Ben Hopkins

For BBC and Arte

84 minutes


Awards/Nominations

Best British Documentary - Britdoc 2006

Best International Documentary - Hotdocs 2006

Caligari Film Prize - Berlin Film Festival 2006

Nominated for European Film Academy’s Prix Arte for Documentary Film 2006

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