Land Of Contrasts

Land of Contrasts

1967
  • Rate
Directed by: Unknown
Language: Hebrew
|
Subtitles: English, Hebrew

A short documentary produced by the Film Division of the Government of Israel (Israeli Film Service) in cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, and the United Nations Special Fund.
In 1960, in a project supported by the United Nations, there began the construction of three dams in the drainage basin of the Shikma Stream. The project aimed to improve the exploitation of water and land resources by developing integrated methods for agriculture, pooling, and grazing. Seven years later, this film reviews the project. The dams, which collect flash flood water in the arid area, enable the cultivation of crops in nearby fields also during dry years. Cattle herds of Moshav Lakhish also benefit from the dams waters.
Directors and scriptwriters: Avshalom Katz and Oded Kapeliuk; producer: Yigal Ephrati; John Barnard, Adam Greenberg, and David Gurfinkel)

Genre:
Moment

You may also be interested in ...

Subscribe to our mailing list and stay up to date
הירשמו לרשימת התפוצה שלנו והישארו מעודכנים

This will close in 0 seconds