Human Studies Film Archives

Guide to the Bennetta Jules-Rosette Marrapodi films, 1974


Collection ID:
Jules-Rosette, Bennetta
Physical Description:
1 Film reel
1 Video recording

Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents
Video of edited video and 8mm footage from 1974 taken by American students and Marrapodi informants in Zambia, Lusaka, Marrapodi. Bennetta Jules-Rosette directed the project. Edited video entitled "Marrapodi Films."
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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today.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 from Bennetta Jules-Rosette in 2002.

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
Bennetta Jules-Rosette Marrapodi films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution


Keywords table of terms and types.
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Lusaka (Zambia) Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Human Studies Film Archives
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