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Nawi
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directed by David MacDougall, 1939- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1970), 24 mins
This classic ethnographic documentary, by the renowned filmmaking team of David and Judith MacDougall, explores the nomadic life of the Jie of Uganda. During the dry season the Jie leave their homesteads in large numbers and take their cattle to temporary camps (nawi) in western Karamoja District, where water and...
directed by David MacDougall, 1939- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1970), 24 mins
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To Live with Herds
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directed by David MacDougall, 1939-; produced by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011 and David MacDougall, 1939-, University of California. Extension Media Center (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1974), 1 hour 9 mins
This classic, widely acclaimed film on the Jie of Uganda, produced by the renowned ethnographic filmmaking team of David and Judith MacDougall, examines the effects of nation building in pre-Amin Uganda on the seminomadic, pastoral Jie. Much more than an intrinsically interesting historical document, it has achiev...
directed by David MacDougall, 1939-; produced by Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011 and David MacDougall, 1939-, University of California. Extension Media Center (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1974), 1 hour 9 mins
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Under the Sun, Gun for Sale
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written by Richard Alwyn, fl. 1992-2013 and Sarah Errington, fl. 1981; directed by Richard Alwyn, fl. 1992-2013; produced by Sarah Errington, fl. 1981, in Under the Sun (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 50 mins
Two brothers are at loggerheads with each other. One is a warrior-commander who worries that his tribe's new attachment to guns will bring death and destruction. The other is a young blood determined to trade his cattle for the gun that he believes will bring him wealth and status.
written by Richard Alwyn, fl. 1992-2013 and Sarah Errington, fl. 1981; directed by Richard Alwyn, fl. 1992-2013; produced by Sarah Errington, fl. 1981, in Under the Sun (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1998), 50 mins
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Under the Men’s Tree
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produced by David MacDougall, 1939- and Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1970), 15 mins,
Source: www.berkeleymedia.com
At Jie cattle camps in Uganda men often gather under a special tree to make leather and wooden goods and talk, relax, and sleep. This brilliant ethnographic documentary by renowned filmmakers David and Judith MacDougall captures one particularly riveting discussion one afternoon under the men's tree.The conversati...
produced by David MacDougall, 1939- and Judith MacDougall, fl. 1970-2011 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1970), 15 mins,
Source: www.berkeleymedia.com
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Dodoth Morning
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written by Timothy Asch, 1932-1994; directed by Timothy Asch, 1932-1994; produced by Timothy Asch, 1932-1994 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 17 mins
Dodoth Morning was the first film by the pioneering filmmaker, Timothy Asch who is best known for his collaborations with anthropologists such as Napoleon Chagnon, Linda Connor, Patsy Asch, and E. Douglas Lewis. Shot in northeast Uganda in 1961, a year when too much rain threatened to rot the millet the Dodoth peo...
written by Timothy Asch, 1932-1994; directed by Timothy Asch, 1932-1994; produced by Timothy Asch, 1932-1994 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 17 mins
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Gisu Circumcision Ritual
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in Imbalu: Ritual of Manhood of the Gisu of Uganda (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute), 5 mins
The Bagisu circumcise because it is their ritual tradition. It is their ancestors who make them want Imbalu. They want it because it has been handed down from the ancestors from long ago. From that very first Bagisu who started it, they cannot stop. If we Bagisu did not circumcise or if we all refused Imbalu, then...
in Imbalu: Ritual of Manhood of the Gisu of Uganda (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute), 5 mins
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