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12th-14th April 2019
Vitré (F)
Méthodologie(s) de recherche sur les pratiques festives et carnavalesques
14th February 2019
Roma (I)
Carnevale. La Festa del mondo, di Giovanni Kezich
28th February - 1st-2nd March 2019
Melfi, Putignano, Matera (I)
Maschera e cibo

TRAILERS

2017
The day of masks on the Karst (SLO)
by Michele Trentini, Museo degli Usi e Costumi della Gente Trentina
2017
Carnival in Ponte Caffaro (I)
by Michele Trentini, Museo degli Usi e Costumi della Gente Trentina
2017
Le belle Bianche di Resia (I)
by Michele Trentini, Museo degli Usi e Costumi della Gente Trentina

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CARNIVAL THEMES - Execution & Death

At the end of the ritual, an embodiment of Carnival as a specific character of the play is often put to trial and invariably sentenced to death. In alternative, some extensive surgery may be performed, with the excision and the throwing around of the entrails. Prior to the execution of the sentence, a will is often read out. In many cases, a great bonfire is then lit to close the proceedings.



Nassereith - Tyrol (A)
Nassereith - Tyrol (A)
Montemarano, Avellino -
Campania (I)



Montemarano, Avellino - Campania (I)
Bellizzi, Avellino - Campania (I)
Palù del Fèrsina - Trentino (I)



Grauno - Trentino (I)
Palù del Fèrsina - Trentino (I)
Asiago - Veneto (I)