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After Passing
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written by Tai-Li Hu, 1950-; directed by Tai-Li Hu, 1950-; produced by Tai-Li Hu, 1950- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1997), 11 mins
The East-West Highway was soon to be built in central Taiwan. It would pass through the village of Liu Ts'o, and many homes and rice paddies would be destroyed. The film maker Hu Tai-Li went back to her mother-in-law's village Liu Ts'o, where she did anthropological research from 1976-78, to preserve some images o...
written by Tai-Li Hu, 1950-; directed by Tai-Li Hu, 1950-; produced by Tai-Li Hu, 1950- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1997), 11 mins
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Dani Sweet Potatoes
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written by Karl G. Heider, 1935-; directed by Karl G. Heider, 1935-; produced by Karl G. Heider, 1935- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1974), 19 mins
Dani Sweet Potatoes (19 min) follows the sophisticated process of sweet potato horticulture developed by the Dani. It follows the Dani sweet potato cycle from clearing off the old brush and weeds from a fallow field to planting, harvesting, cooking and eating. Dani Houses (16 min) observes both round and square ho...
written by Karl G. Heider, 1935-; directed by Karl G. Heider, 1935-; produced by Karl G. Heider, 1935- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1974), 19 mins
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Film Review: Compassionate Exile
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(Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press, 2001), 5 page(s)
(Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press, 2001), 5 page(s)
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Highlands Trilogy, 3, Black Harvest
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written by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-; directed by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002; produced by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-, in Highlands Trilogy, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 1 hour 30 mins
The third film of the renowned trilogy on Papua New Guinea joins First Contact and Joe Leahy's Neighbours in our collection. This film charts the progress of Joe in convincing the Ganiga tribespeople to join him in a coffee growing venture. He is to provide the money and the expertise; they are to supply the land...
written by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-; directed by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002; produced by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-, in Highlands Trilogy, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 1 hour 30 mins
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Highlands Trilogy, 3, Black Harvest: Film Discussion
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written by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-; directed by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002; produced by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-, in Highlands Trilogy, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 28 mins
The third film of the renowned trilogy on Papua New Guinea joins First Contact and Joe Leahy's Neighbours in our collection. This film charts the progress of Joe in convincing the Ganiga tribespeople to join him in a coffee growing venture. He is to provide the money and the expertise; they are to supply the land...
written by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-; directed by Bob Connolly, 1945- and Robin Anderson, 1948-2002; produced by Robin Anderson, 1948-2002 and Bob Connolly, 1945-, in Highlands Trilogy, 3 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 28 mins
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Ika Hands
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written by Robert H. Gardner, 1947-; directed by Robert H. Gardner, 1947-; produced by Robert H. Gardner, 1947- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 58 mins
In the highlands of Northern Columbia the Ika live a strenuous and isolated life, economically dependent on small gardens and a handful of domestic animals. They are thought to be descendants of the Maya who fled from the turmoil of Central American High Civilization’s warring states to the remote valleys of Col...
written by Robert H. Gardner, 1947-; directed by Robert H. Gardner, 1947-; produced by Robert H. Gardner, 1947- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 58 mins
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The Land Has Eyes: Narrative Commentary from Director Vilsoni Hereniko
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directed by Vilsoni Hereniko, 1954- (Privately Published, 2003), 1 hour 27 mins
Watch "The Land Has Eyes", one first of the first films kind to feature a predominantly Rotuman cast and contain dialogue spoken for the most part in the Rotuman language, with commentary from director Vilsoni Hereniko.
directed by Vilsoni Hereniko, 1954- (Privately Published, 2003), 1 hour 27 mins
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Red White Black & Blue: Additional Footage Part 1
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written by Tom Putnam; directed by Tom Putnam; produced by Michael Harbour, 1945-2009, Matt Radecki, fl. 2005, Jeff Nalmberg and Tom Putnam (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 17 mins
"My job was to kill Japanese, and that's what I did."

Bill Jones and Andy Petrus are the two toughest 85-year-olds you've ever met.

Together, these life-long friends fought 3,000 Japanese in a secret Alaskan invasion during World War II. Now, 60 years later, these two forgotten heroes embark on an intense and emot...
written by Tom Putnam; directed by Tom Putnam; produced by Michael Harbour, 1945-2009, Matt Radecki, fl. 2005, Jeff Nalmberg and Tom Putnam (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 17 mins
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Rhythms of Earth, Alan Lomax conversation with Robert Gardner from the Screening room
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written by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002; directed by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002 and Forrestine Paulay; produced by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002, in Rhythms of Earth (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 34 mins
Alan Lomax and his associates, beginning in the late 1950s undertook a monumental study of the relationship between style in song and dance cross-culturally. It began with Cantometrics which developed a common language description for the many variables in performance style in the diverse cultures of the world and...
written by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002; directed by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002 and Forrestine Paulay; produced by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002, in Rhythms of Earth (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 34 mins
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Rhythms of Earth, Forrestine Paulay interview
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written by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002; directed by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002 and Forrestine Paulay; produced by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002, in Rhythms of Earth (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 17 mins
Alan Lomax and his associates, beginning in the late 1950s undertook a monumental study of the relationship between style in song and dance cross-culturally. It began with Cantometrics which developed a common language description for the many variables in performance style in the diverse cultures of the world and...
written by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002; directed by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002 and Forrestine Paulay; produced by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002, in Rhythms of Earth (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 17 mins
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