Human Studies Film Archives

Guide to Bali, circa 1936

Collection ID:
Baum, Vicki, 1888-1960
circa 1936
No linguistic content; Not applicable
Physical Description:
Film reels
black-and-white silent; 1,200 feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Bali, shot by the novelist Vicki Baum in 1936.
Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received on deposit from Mantle Hood in 1994. Subsequently received as a gift from Wolfgang Lert, Vicki Baum's son, in 1998.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Conditions Governing Use
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Preferred Citation
Bali, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
HSFA 1994-018; HSFA 1998-024

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Malay Archipelago Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bali Island (Indonesia) Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
silent films Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Human Studies Film Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746