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Creator:
Nichols, Sandra filmmaker (19 - )  Search this
Social anthropologist:
Ssennyonga, Joseph  Search this
Cameraman:
Strasburg, Ivan  Search this
Soundman:
McDuffie, Michael  Search this
Culture:
Bantu  Search this
Logooli (African people)  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Africa
Maragoli, Kenya
Kenya
Date:
1976
Notes:
Outtakes from published work--archival collection
Summary:
Outtakes from an edited film showing domestic and agricultural activities. Includes scenes of women carrying pails of water on their heads, carrying babies wrapped to their backs, nursing babies, cultivating plots around homesteads, weeding, hoeing corn fields. Also shots of house interiors with family photographs displayed on the walls. Photo of Jomo Kenyatta rounds out family portraits. Long shots provide a sense of the checkered pasturage-field layout of the Maragoli area.
Publications:
T. Scarlett Epstein and Darrell Jackson, eds. 1977 THE FEASIBILITY OF FERTILITY PLANNING: MIRCO-PERSPECTIVES. Pergamon Press
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Animal husbandry--pasture--goats--cattle  Search this
Division of labor by sex--women  Search this
Tillage--hoe  Search this
Nursing--mothers and infants  Search this
Family--mothers--children  Search this
Children--domestic activities  Search this
Agricultural tools--hoe--machete  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Architecture, Domestic  Search this
Western Province  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1978.2.1 (RF 7)
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218251