Historic sites and cities
This film, a report on the ancient cities of Mauritania, was part of the international campaign launched to save four historical cities. The cities had once been thriving cultural and commercial centres but, by the time of the campaign, they were all half-buried in sand.
The is also a French version (consult it here)
Authors and personalities: Erin Faherty, director. Nick Storey, participant.
Production: UNESCO TV, producer. Eduardo Barrios, producer.Mauritanian Scientific Research Institute, sponsor ; Mauritanian National Cinema Office, sponsor.
Library catalogue (UNESDOC): 92408