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Writing Panare: Portrait of a Linguist on Fieldwork
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directed by Paul Henley, fl. 1969; produced by University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology (Brighton, England: University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology, 1996), 29 mins
Marie-Claude Muller is a linguist who has worked for many years with the Panare, an Amerindian people of Venezuelan Amazonia. At the time of making the film, she had been commissioned by the government literacy programme to prepare reading primers in Panare. Writing Panare shows her gathering a range of materials...
directed by Paul Henley, fl. 1969; produced by University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology (Brighton, England: University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology, 1996), 29 mins
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Video in the Villages, Indigenous Video Makers: Kinja Iakaha, A Day in the Village
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written by Wame Atroari, 1967-, Sawa Waimiri, 1947-, Sanapyty Atoari, 1954-, Kabaha Waimiri, fl. 2010, Iawusu Waimiri, fl. 2010 and Araduwa Waimiri, fl. 2010; directed by Araduwa Waimiri, fl. 2010, Iawusu Waimiri, fl. 2010, Kabaha Waimiri, fl. 2010, Sanapyty Atoari, 1954-, Sawa Waimiri, 1947- and Wame Atroari, 1967-, in Video in the Villages (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2003), 40 mins
In A Day in the Village, Waimiri and Atroari filmmakers document the day-to-day life of their relatives in the Cacau village, located in the Amazon region. We watch as women prepare the midday meal and do laundry in the river. Men hunt for alligators, paca and tapir in the forest as well as making handcrafts durin...
written by Wame Atroari, 1967-, Sawa Waimiri, 1947-, Sanapyty Atoari, 1954-, Kabaha Waimiri, fl. 2010, Iawusu Waimiri, fl. 2010 and Araduwa Waimiri, fl. 2010; directed by Araduwa Waimiri, fl. 2010, Iawusu Waimiri, fl. 2010, Kabaha Waimiri, fl. 2010, Sanapyty Atoari, 1954-, Sawa Waimiri, 1947- and Wame Atroari, 1967-, in Video in the Villages (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2003), 40 mins
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Tribe, Series 3, Episode 1, Matis
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written by Bruce Parry, 1969-; directed by Wayne Derrick, fl. 1997; produced by Wayne Derrick, fl. 1997, in Tribe, Series 3, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2007), 52 mins
Bruce Parry travels to the Amazon rainforest to live with the Matis, a tribe once devastated by western disease. They are determined to preserve their culture and Bruce endures some excruciatingly painful rituals as they teach him how to be a good hunter.
written by Bruce Parry, 1969-; directed by Wayne Derrick, fl. 1997; produced by Wayne Derrick, fl. 1997, in Tribe, Series 3, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2007), 52 mins
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