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The Challenge

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Directed by Yuri Ancarani
Italy, France, 2016
Documentary

Synopsis

Falconry has an history of at least forty centuries. In the West, it was the favourite sport of the medieval aristocracy, and in contemporary Arab culture its prestige remains unaltered. Yuri Ancarani crosses the Persian Gulf to accompany a falconer to an important competition.

Synopsis

Falconry has an history of at least forty centuries. In the West, it was the favourite sport of the medieval aristocracy, and in contemporary Arab culture its prestige remains unaltered. Yuri Ancarani crosses the Persian Gulf to accompany a falconer to an important competition.

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The ChallengeDirected byYuri Ancarani

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Locarno International Film Festival
2016 | Winner: Special Jury Prize - Filmmakers of the Present

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