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God is a Liar: Tradition and Change in Turkana
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directed by Frederic Courbet, fl. 2011 and Eugenie Reidy, fl. 2006 (Privately Published, 2011), 52 mins
This film is based on time spent living with semi-nomadic pastoralists in Turkana. People tell stories, share myths, and explain how life is. Many also speak of change; in particular, familiar rainfall patterns have become disrupted or completely stopped. This is changing people’s relationships with the environm...
directed by Frederic Courbet, fl. 2011 and Eugenie Reidy, fl. 2006 (Privately Published, 2011), 52 mins
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Turkana Conversations, 2, The Wedding Camels
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directed by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011 and David MacDougall, 1939-; produced by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011 and David MacDougall, 1939-, in Turkana Conversations, 2 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1980), 1 hour 45 mins,
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In this, the second film in renowned ethnographic filmmakers David and Judith MacDougall's classic Turkana Conversations Trilogy, one of Lorang's daughters, Akai, is going to marry one of his friends and age-mates, Kongu. Because of the close ties between the two men everything should go smoothly, but the pressure...
directed by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011 and David MacDougall, 1939-; produced by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011 and David MacDougall, 1939-, in Turkana Conversations, 2 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1980), 1 hour 45 mins,
Source: www.berkeleymedia.com
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Turkana Conversations, 3, A Wife Among Wives
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directed by David MacDougall, 1939- and Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011; produced by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011, in Turkana Conversations, 3 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1982), 1 hour 9 mins,
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This, the third and final film in renowned ethnographic filmmakers David and Judith MacDougall's classic Turkana Conversations Trilogy, investigates the views of the Turkana, and especially Turkana women, on marriage and polygyny. As the plans for a marriage in a nearby homestead unfold, the film explores why a Tu...
directed by David MacDougall, 1939- and Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011; produced by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011, in Turkana Conversations, 3 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1982), 1 hour 9 mins,
Source: www.berkeleymedia.com
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Turkana Conversations, 1, Lorang's Way
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directed by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011 and David MacDougall, 1939-; produced by David MacDougall, 1939- and Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011, in Turkana Conversations, 1 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1980), 1 hour 6 mins
This, the first film in renowned ethnographic filmmakers David and Judith MacDougall's classic Turkana Conversations Trilogy, is a multifaceted portrait of Lorang, the head of the homestead and one of the important senior men of the Turkana. Because they are relatively isolated and self-sufficient, most Turkana (i...
directed by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011 and David MacDougall, 1939-; produced by David MacDougall, 1939- and Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011, in Turkana Conversations, 1 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1980), 1 hour 6 mins
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