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2 Men of Fiji
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directed by Brett Porter, fl. 1959; produced by Bern Gandy, fl. 1959, Shell Oil Company (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 1996), 57 mins
The story of two men from the village of Lakeba, in the Lau group, who left their village for the city.
directed by Brett Porter, fl. 1959; produced by Bern Gandy, fl. 1959, Shell Oil Company (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 1996), 57 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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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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Change Makers, Episode 2, Brazil
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directed by Yann L'Henoret, fl. 2013-2014; produced by One Planet Pictures, in Change Makers, Episode 2 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2010), 52 mins
Celine Hue travels the world searching for people who do good, who act to change their world and the daily life of people around them. Brave, involved and sometimes crazy, they have chosen not to comply with the standards and want to make the world a better place when the system fails. They are true pioneers, and...
directed by Yann L'Henoret, fl. 2013-2014; produced by One Planet Pictures, in Change Makers, Episode 2 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2010), 52 mins
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Video in the Villages, Conflicts in the Amazon: Free-for-all in Sararé
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written by Vincent Carelli, 1953-, Maurizio Longobardi and Virgínia Valadão, 1952-1998; directed by Virgínia Valadão, 1952-1998, Vincent Carelli, 1953- and Maurizio Longobardi, in Video in the Villages (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1992), 27 mins
More than six thousand gold and mineral prospectors have invaded the Nambiquara reserve of Sararé, Brazil, while loggers raid the area's mahogany rich forests. Only pressure from the World Bank, with whom the government of Mato Grosso is negotiating a loan, promises to bring an end to the gross environmental degr...
written by Vincent Carelli, 1953-, Maurizio Longobardi and Virgínia Valadão, 1952-1998; directed by Virgínia Valadão, 1952-1998, Vincent Carelli, 1953- and Maurizio Longobardi, in Video in the Villages (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1992), 27 mins
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The Cross and the Crossroads
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written by Brian Brazeal; directed by Brian Brazeal; produced by Brian Brazeal (Brazil: Privately Published, 2004), 30 mins
Documentary about Candomblé, an Afro-Brazilian religion, as practiced in Bahia, Brazil.
written by Brian Brazeal; directed by Brian Brazeal; produced by Brian Brazeal (Brazil: Privately Published, 2004), 30 mins
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Donkey Without a Tail
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written by Sergio Bloch; directed by Sergio Bloch; produced by Sergio Bloch (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 30 mins
Trash collecting may sound dismal, but in this film, shot in Rio de Janeiro, the people featured are undaunted, and proud of their survival skills. They make their living picking through trash in search of recyclable material and are popularly known as donkeys without a tail. This occupation traces its roots to th...
written by Sergio Bloch; directed by Sergio Bloch; produced by Sergio Bloch (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 30 mins
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Enduring Hope
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directed by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2010), 27 mins
A short film to promote racial harmony and tolerance. Produced by Citizen's Constitutional Forum (CCF).
directed by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2010), 27 mins
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