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3rd Melanesian Arts & Culture Festival: Living Cultures, Living Traditions
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directed by Aren Baoa, fl. 2011 (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2006), 22 mins
The 3rd Melanesian Arts Festival was held in Suva, Fiji in 2006 and true to its objective captured and promoted the essence of arts, crafts and dances known to these countries.
directed by Aren Baoa, fl. 2011 (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2006), 22 mins
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4th Melanesian Arts & Culture Festival: Our Identity Lies Ahead of Us
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directed by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2010), 20 mins
The 4th Melanesian Arts & Cultural Festival was held in New Caledonia in 2010. The festival captured and promoted the essence of arts, crafts and dances from Vanuatu, Fiji, Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea and New Caledonia.
directed by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2010), 20 mins
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Across the Border: Afghan Musicians exiled in Peshawar
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directed by John Baily, fl. 1973 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2008), 54 mins
This documentary, directed by John Baily, features Afghanistan musicians exiles in Peshawar.
directed by John Baily, fl. 1973 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2008), 54 mins
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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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Agave is Life
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directed by Meredith Dreiss, fl. 2008 and David Brown, fl. 2014; produced by Meredith Dreiss, fl. 2008, Archeo Productions (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2014), 1 hour
Agave is Life is a documentary film about mankind’s 10,000 year-long symbiotic alliance with the marvelous agave plant, from which tequila, Mexico’s iconic distilled spirit, is derived. The documentary takes viewers back to a time when hunter-gatherers relied on the agave plant as a source of food, drink, shel...
directed by Meredith Dreiss, fl. 2008 and David Brown, fl. 2014; produced by Meredith Dreiss, fl. 2008, Archeo Productions (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2014), 1 hour
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Rhythms of Earth, Alan Lomax conversation with Robert Gardner from the Screening room
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written by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002; directed by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002 and Forrestine Paulay; produced by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002, in Rhythms of Earth (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 34 mins
Alan Lomax and his associates, beginning in the late 1950s undertook a monumental study of the relationship between style in song and dance cross-culturally. It began with Cantometrics which developed a common language description for the many variables in performance style in the diverse cultures of the world and...
written by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002; directed by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002 and Forrestine Paulay; produced by Alan Lomax, 1915-2002, in Rhythms of Earth (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 34 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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André and Nándi
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directed by Charlotte Grégoire, fl. 2000; produced by University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology (Manchester, England: University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology, 2000), 24 mins
Hungarian-born André Reinitz only discovered his Jewishness when he moved to Brussels at the age of ten. Since then, in spite of the silence of his parents, he has become involved in the Jewish community as a klezmer musician. This film follows André, as, torn between Brussels and Budapest, he tries to learn m...
directed by Charlotte Grégoire, fl. 2000; produced by University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology (Manchester, England: University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology, 2000), 24 mins
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