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Mid Sahara Sands
Description: A Bedouin wedding in the middle of the Sahara Desert in the 1920s.

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Clip #: TFA-232O
Length: 4:09
Color: B/W
Sound: Silent
Library: TFA Network
Decade: 1920s
Region: Middle East
Country: Egypt
Subject: Traditonal Costumes
Original: 16mm
1920s, Egypt, Sahara, Bedouins, wedding procession in desert with bride riding in tent on camel, groom pulling bride out of tent on camel and carrying over his shoulder into tent, wedding ceremony with bride and groom’s fathers standing in for them, smiling child bride, wedding festivities, onlookers clapping hands as woman performs wedding dance, camel race down sand dune, bride and groom’s caravan making their camels sit down and preparing to set up their “bridal suite” tent in desert

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