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The King Does Not Lie
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written by Judith Gleason; produced by Judith Gleason and Elisa Mereghetti (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1993), 43 mins
This film shows the Afro-Cuban religion, Santeria, whose New World practitioners have too often been maligned out of ignorance and prejudice and even harassed by authorities. In this intimate documentary we see a contemporary Puerto Rican community of "santeros" gather for the initiation of a priest of Shango, the...
written by Judith Gleason; produced by Judith Gleason and Elisa Mereghetti (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1993), 43 mins
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Rhesus Play
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written by Donald Symons, 1942-; directed by Donald Symons, 1942-; produced by Harvard University. Film Study Center (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1977), 24 mins
Rhesus Play shows and analyses aggressive play - play fighting and play chasing - among free ranging rhesus monkeys of La Cueva Island, Puerto Rico. It confronts the question of why monkeys play by examining what they do when they play, and illustrates that the fundamental objective of play fighting is to bite wit...
written by Donald Symons, 1942-; directed by Donald Symons, 1942-; produced by Harvard University. Film Study Center (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1977), 24 mins
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