The People of Somaliland, East Africa (Somalia: 1913)


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The Somali People

Società Italiana Cine



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In this educational picture of the Somali natives, we see them in their every habit. A typical village is first shown, after which comes the Sultan of Gheledi. As to the local marketing a butcher with a cleaver is shown at work. The methods of protecting their homes against storms, the maintenance of their maize and cotton plantations comes next. Weaving and many other industries close the film.