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Under the Sun, Spirits of Defiance: The Mangbetu People of Zaire
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written by Jeremy Marre; directed by Jeremy Marre; produced by Jeremy Marre, in Under the Sun (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1989), 58 mins
Once feared by explorers as fierce cannibals, the Mangbetu tribe inhabit the edge of the Zaire rainforest in the heart of Africa. Although they don't eat people any more, they still cling to their traditions of hallucinogenic rituals and retain a deep faith in magic and sorcery, despite the efforts of missionaries...
written by Jeremy Marre; directed by Jeremy Marre; produced by Jeremy Marre, in Under the Sun (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1989), 58 mins
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Body Games
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directed by Richard Pakleppa, 1961-; produced by Richard Pakleppa, 1961-, Manganga Produções and On Land Productions (United Kingdom: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2014), 1 hour 27 mins
The film follows master Cobra Mansa and his friends in the search for the African roots of the Brazilian martial art Capoeira. A powerful myth links Capoeira to a legendary Angolan game called Engolo – the Zebra dance. The film documents, for the first time, Engolo as well as other combat games, dances and music...
directed by Richard Pakleppa, 1961-; produced by Richard Pakleppa, 1961-, Manganga Produções and On Land Productions (United Kingdom: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2014), 1 hour 27 mins
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