Reference Code I/2-189
Title Cajupi
Synopsis Documentary starts with mountain gorges and the double exhibition of Cajupi’s photography. Zagori village, the house where Cajupi was born, his bust in the village. Cajupi’s father was Harito Caku, his mother was Zoica. A. Pano recites about poverty. View of Alexandria and Genoa where Cajupi graduated in law studies. The literary work written by him for his wife. View of cypresses. Egypt and Heliopolis. The place where Cajupi died. Naim’s photography and his book “Summer Flowers” that he published during the war. Cajupi’s poem where he sacrifices for freedom. Photo of Filip Shirokes, Jani Vurkos and Cajupi. The inscription “Looking for an alphabet”. Book of rhymes. The shepherd’s poem and others are recited, which are accompanied by film extracts. Cajupi stands against the exploitation of women. Women loaded with wood. Cajupi’s book of rhymes. Korce actresses playing Cajupi’s comedy scene “After death”. Sophocles Capi, who lived with Cajupi in Egypt, speaking (synchronized). Avni Rustemi’s photo. Cajupi drafted the memorandum that the Albanians sent to the peace conference of Paris. (280. 20m) Photography of Cajupi and his manuscripts. Cajupi writes against Bird. In the tragedy “The Man of the Earth” Cajupi reinterprets the figure of Skanderbeg, while in the Old Testament he criticizes the rich people and the clergy. Cajupi’s son dies. In the photo with Stefani. Cajupi died in 1930 in Heliopolis. The remains of the patriot are brought to the homeland. Dashnor Mamaqi, Kico Ngjela, Dhimiter shuteriqi, Behar Shtylla took part in the transfer ceremony of the remains. Fatmir Gjata and Foto Stamo are honour guards. Cajupi’s grave is near Cerciz and Bajo Topulli’s ones. Sheper, the village where Cajupi was born. People who work. The 7-year school is built on the foundations of the Cajupi house. Children learning in the classroom. A school named after Cajupi. A little boy recites (synchronized). Sculptor Llazar Nikolla works on the bust of Cajupi. The house of culture in Gjirokaster bears the poet’s name. Cajupi Theatre in Korce. Xhoni Athanas accompanied by Ermira Gjoni sings on the stage of the Theatre of Opera and Ballet. Actor Qenan Toro recites the poet’s verses at the Dinamo factory. It ends with the children placing flowers on the bust of Cajupi in the village. (228 m)
Director Marianthi Xhako
Composer Donika Muci, formulim
Camera Sokrat Musha Xhavit Behri, op/zeri
Category Documentaries
Year 1966
Release date 1966
Reels 2
Lenght (in minutes) 17
Country of origin Shqiperi
Shooting locations
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