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Kodi People on the Island of Sumba, Indonesia 1986

Catalog Data

Creator:
Scheerer, Laura filmmaker  Search this
Ethnographer:
Hoskins, Janet  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 2 video cassettes (2 hours) sound color 3/4 inch
Type:
Video recordings
Place:
Asia
Indonesia
Sumba Island (Indonesia)
Date:
1986
Notes:
Title derived from name of project (unpublished work) -- archival collection
Summary:
Full video record on the Kodi, pastoral agriculturalists in west Sumba, Indonesia. Video documents the details of brideprice negotiations, a funeral sacrifice, a market, and preparations for a feast held to insure the fertility of the land.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Marriage customs and rites  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Feast--ceremonial feast  Search this
Marketplaces  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1988.2.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218511