Reference Code I/2-892
Title Fertile land
Synopsis Panorama of mountains. View of fields taken from the plane. Wheat and corn fields. View of terraces. irrigation canals. Old Illyrian tillage tools. Old mechanisms for plowing hills. Chronicle of tillage with primitive tools. The nature of Albania. Elderly man Laze Meco confronting the past with the present. The former marshes and fertile fields. Uncle Meco working the land at the time when the agrarian reform took place. Friend’s photo Enver distributing the land to the peasant. Chronicle of tilling the land with oxen and wooden plough. The drying of the swamps. The tilling of the land with agricultural machinery. Tractors working at night. The irrigation systems. Spraying the fields with fertilizer. Chemicals in the fields of Vurgu (Sarande). Harvesting wheat. The threshing floor full of wheat. Selection of wheat, corn, its harvesting. (295.50m) View of Maliqi swamp and fields full of sugar beet. Beet harvest. View of corn in the cooperative of Dajci (Shkoder). Experimental plots of corn. Modern cow stalls. Harvesting of millet corn. Cows grazing. Pig stalls and poultry and egg complexes. Horses grazing in the fields. The agricultural institute. Students and pedagogues doing different experiments. Studying different hybrids of corn. Mapping agricultural lands. Panorama of the fields from the plane. The coastal belts. Harvesting olives, grapes, tomatoes and other greens greenhouses. Tobacco harvest. Milk bottle packaging. The daily life of citizens in the Albanian Republic. (278.80m)
Screenwriter Kolec Trabeini
Director Adriana Elini
Composer Mira Mecule
Camera Ibrahim Kasapi
Editing Arta Kote
Sound Skender Nuzi
Category Documentaries
Year 1984
Release date 1984
Reels 2
Lenght (in minutes) 18min
Country of origin Shqiperi
Shooting locations Fier;Sarande
Producers Kinostudio “Shqiperia e re”
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