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FRONTLINE Special Report; Comrades: The Master of Samarkand

04/30/1986

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Series
FRONTLINE Special Report
Program
Comrades: The Master of Samarkand
Program Number

COM105

Series Description

Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

Abdugaffar Khakkulov is a master craftsman of Uzbek heritage who for thirty-five years has been restoring the great Islamic mosques in Samarkand. Examines daily life in a Muslim community and explores the uneasy relationship between Islamic faith and Soviet power.

Duration

00:57:47

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Topics
Public Affairs
News
Creators
Fanning, David (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE Special Report; Comrades: The Master of Samarkand,” 04/30/1986, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 29, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9FC115EB5F95454497F1DD4944C4C16C.
MLA: “FRONTLINE Special Report; Comrades: The Master of Samarkand.” 04/30/1986. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 29, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9FC115EB5F95454497F1DD4944C4C16C>.
APA: FRONTLINE Special Report; Comrades: The Master of Samarkand. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9FC115EB5F95454497F1DD4944C4C16C
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