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The Living Maya Part 1
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written by Hubert Smith, 1938-; directed by Hubert Smith, 1938-; produced by Hubert Smith, 1938- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1985), 58 mins
Introduces the village of Chican and the Colli-Colli family, and examines the structure of Maya agricultural and village life.

written by Hubert Smith, 1938-; directed by Hubert Smith, 1938-; produced by Hubert Smith, 1938- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1985), 58 mins
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The Living Maya Part 2
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written by Hubert Smith, 1938-; directed by Hubert Smith, 1938-; produced by Hubert Smith, 1938- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1985), 58 mins
Hard-pressed by an illness in the family, the Colli-Colli face financial and emotional challenges using traditional solidarity to muster resources and comfort. Drought threatens the village's crucial corn crop.
written by Hubert Smith, 1938-; directed by Hubert Smith, 1938-; produced by Hubert Smith, 1938- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1985), 58 mins
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The Living Maya Part 3
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written by Hubert Smith, 1938-; directed by Hubert Smith, 1938-; produced by Hubert Smith, 1938- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1985), 58 mins
As the Colli-Colli resolve their difficulties and the village harvests a mediocre corn crop, viewers are left with an understanding of the underlying rationales of Maya life and with questions about their own assumptions, priorities, and values.
written by Hubert Smith, 1938-; directed by Hubert Smith, 1938-; produced by Hubert Smith, 1938- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1985), 58 mins
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Incidents Of Travel In Chichen Itza
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written by Jeffrey Himpele, fl. 1994 and Quetzil Castañeda; directed by Jeffrey Himpele, fl. 1994 and Quetzil Castañeda; produced by Jeffrey Himpele, fl. 1994 and Quetzil Castañeda (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1997), 1 hour 30 mins
This original ethnographic video depicts how New Agers, the Mexican state, tourists, and 1920s archaeologists all contend to "clear" the site of the antique Maya city of Chichen Itza in order to produce their own idealized and unobstructed visions of "Maya" while the local Maya themselves struggle to occupy the si...
written by Jeffrey Himpele, fl. 1994 and Quetzil Castañeda; directed by Jeffrey Himpele, fl. 1994 and Quetzil Castañeda; produced by Jeffrey Himpele, fl. 1994 and Quetzil Castañeda (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1997), 1 hour 30 mins
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The Living Maya Part 4
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written by Hubert Smith, 1938-; directed by Hubert Smith, 1938-; produced by Hubert Smith, 1938- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1985), 58 mins
The Colli-Colli's two youngest sons plead to be placed in school in Merida – the first of their family to reject traditional life.

written by Hubert Smith, 1938-; directed by Hubert Smith, 1938-; produced by Hubert Smith, 1938- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1985), 58 mins
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