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Dates:
1974
Level:
item
Size:
1 Film reel (12 minutes, color sound; 432 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1984.16
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film from the 1971 Yanomamo film project shot in the Amazon Basin of southern Venezuela and northern Brazil between the Negro and the Upper Orinoco rivers . A Yanomamo village headman weaves a cotton hammock while his wife and infant watch. Film reveals aspects of interpersonal family relations. Legacy Keywords: Language and culture ; Wea...