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Actress the Bishop & The Carnival Queen
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written by Howard Reid, fl. 1989-2011; directed by Howard Reid, fl. 1989-2011; produced by Howard Reid, fl. 1989-2011, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 50 mins
Examines the traditional annual Brazilian carnival where rival groups dress up in costumes and choose a carnival king and queen. It examines the history and roots of the custom, which was introduced for the slaves in the 17th century, but which was also intermerged with a festival for a West African god, master of...
written by Howard Reid, fl. 1989-2011; directed by Howard Reid, fl. 1989-2011; produced by Howard Reid, fl. 1989-2011, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 50 mins
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Rituals: Ayahuasca Ceremony
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produced by Matt Brandon, 1971-; in Amazon With Bruce Parry, Episode 2, Amazon with Bruce Parry (London, England: BBC Worldwide), 6 mins
In this segment host Bruce Parry participates with the Achuar people of the Peruvian Amazon in an ayahuasca ceremony, hoping for a vision.
produced by Matt Brandon, 1971-; in Amazon With Bruce Parry, Episode 2, Amazon with Bruce Parry (London, England: BBC Worldwide), 6 mins
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Rituals: Shamanic Ceremony of the Marubo Tribe
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produced by Rob Sullivan, 1971-; in Amazon With Bruce Parry, Episode 3, Amazon with Bruce Parry (London, England: BBC Worldwide), 2 mins
In this segment host Bruce Parry witnesses a shamanic ceremony meant to heal sick children.
produced by Rob Sullivan, 1971-; in Amazon With Bruce Parry, Episode 3, Amazon with Bruce Parry (London, England: BBC Worldwide), 2 mins
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Amazon with Bruce Parry, Amazon With Bruce Parry, Episode 6
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written by Bruce Parry, 1969-; directed by Rob Sullivan, 1971-; produced by Rob Sullivan, 1971-, in Amazon with Bruce Parry (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 52 mins
Bruce Parry reaches the end of his Amazon adventure in Brazil's Para state where huge areas of forest are being cut down for cattle farming. Here the battle for the Amazon is at its most fierce and Bruce sees both sides living with the cowboys and the Kayapo Indians.
written by Bruce Parry, 1969-; directed by Rob Sullivan, 1971-; produced by Rob Sullivan, 1971-, in Amazon with Bruce Parry (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 52 mins
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Apu Condor (The Condor God)
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written by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005; directed by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005; produced by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1992), 30 mins
A unique and highly visual documentary that provides a detailed observation of the sacred Peruvian 'Yawar Fiesta of the Apu Condor'.
written by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005; directed by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005; produced by Gianfranco Norelli, fl. 1980-2005 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1992), 30 mins
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Missionaries and the Ethical Question of Changing a Culture
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produced by Lucas Bessire, fl. 2004; in Asking Ayahai: An Ayoreo Story (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 8 mins
Missionary Dr. Charles Ramsey addresses the issue of whether it is ethical for outside groups to change another culture during religious missions. His group introduced the Christian rule 'thou shall not kill' to the Ayoreo, which had a major impact because a large part of Ayoreo culture was based around human sacr...
produced by Lucas Bessire, fl. 2004; in Asking Ayahai: An Ayoreo Story (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 8 mins
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At Highest Risk: Maternal Health Care in the High Peruvian Andes
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written by Rebecca Rivas, fl. 2006; directed by Rebecca Rivas, fl. 2006 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 43 mins
Just as the rivers of the Andes mountains twist and coil in a curious maze, so does the grave situation of Peruvian women's health care. Within the past decade, the Andean women in Peru have faced a massive sterilization campaign, exorbitant fines for homebirths, remnants of a deadly civil war, and the second high...
written by Rebecca Rivas, fl. 2006; directed by Rebecca Rivas, fl. 2006 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 43 mins
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Barrie Machin's Brazil, Nambiquara Earth and Moon
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directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Brazil (Privately Published, 1990), 9 mins
This film by Barrie Machin is about traditional life and ecological problems of the Nambiquara in Brazil.
directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Brazil (Privately Published, 1990), 9 mins
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Barrie Machin's Brazil, The Origin of Nambiquara Medicine
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directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Brazil (Privately Published, 2013), 13 mins
This video, filmed by Barrie Machin, features a Nambiquaran healer discussing the origin of Nambiquara medicine.
directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Brazil (Privately Published, 2013), 13 mins
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Barrie Machin's Brazil, Nambiquara Do Norte: The Kithãulhu Talking About Religion, July 29 1989
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produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Brazil (Privately Published, 2017), 15 mins
This video, filmed by Barrie Machin, features two Nambiquarans discussing religion.
produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Brazil (Privately Published, 2017), 15 mins
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