The Valley of Hadramaut
(Das Tal von Hadramaut)
Das Tal von Hadramaut © DEFA-Stiftung
|DEFA Studio for Documentary Films|
A report on the history, traditions and social changes in South Yemen, which became the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen under a Marxist government. The documentary focuses in particular on the historically important Hadramaut region in the southeastern part of the country, which has been a center of Arabic civilization for 4 millennia.