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Dates:
1949-1950
Level:
item
Size:
Film reels (40 minutes, color silent; 1600 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1986.11F
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage records a family trip from Capetown, South Africa, through Uganda, Nyasaland (Malawi) and the Congo, to Cairo, Egypt. Footage of ethnographic interest includes: street vendors and rickshaw boys in Capetown, a Zulu wedding and a Zulu Zionist congregation, Mbuti Pygmies at a temporary village camp in the Ituri Forest, Watusi dancers at a colo...

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Dates:
1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Film reel (25 minutes, color sound; 900 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1986.13SIND
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film documents one day of a Tibetan Buddhist multi-day puja, Heruka, in Gaden Monastery, Mundgod, India. Legacy Keywords: Language and culture ; Religion Buddhism ; Rites and ceremonies ; Buddhist monasteries ; Drums use of in religious activities

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Dates:
1937-1938
Level:
item
Size:
Film reels (30 hours 4 minutes, black-and-white silent; 64,700 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1993.01
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Outtakes and footage shot primarily of the Inupiat of Ugiuvok Village, King Island, Alaska and the surrounding area. Subsistence activities documented include: men hunting seals and polar bears on sea ice and walrus in umiaqs; women butchering seals and walrus; men and women ice fishing for bullhead and cod on shore ice; women and girls ice fishing...

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Dates:
1989
Level:
item
Size:
Film reels (6 hours 5 minutes, color silent sound; 13,000 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1987.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Full film record depicting life in the Sherpa village of Melemchi at the head of the Helembu Valley, Nepal. Footage complements Melemchi Village, 1986. Filmed in the winter of 1989, the project was conceived to document the cultural ecology of Melemchi with the focus on the interactions between herd management, Sherpa cyclical wage labor and migra...

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