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Creator:
Muller, Kalmun ethnographic filmmaker (1939- )  Search this
Physical description:
reference one film reel (1,169 feet) sound color 16mm
archival original one film reel (1,169 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Huichol Indians  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Mexico
Central America
Date:
1973
Summary:
Full film record shot of the Huichol of San Andres Coamiata, Jalisco, Mexico. Featured are scenes of a religious procession, Huichol men manufacturing and applying yellow face paint, preparation of offerings, and killing of a bull. Footage was shot in association with [Huichol Film Project, Summer 1974].
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Buildings--stone buildings  Search this
Paint--manufacture of yellow face paint  Search this
Buildings--church with cross  Search this
Procession--religious  Search this
Food--tortillas  Search this
Peyote--blooms  Search this
Musical instruments--violin--guitar  Search this
Costume--headdress with feathers  Search this
Animals--offerings  Search this
Ritual--offerings--bull's blood  Search this
Dance--Huichol  Search this
Settlement--rural  Search this
Costume--Huichol--mestizo  Search this
Blood--bull's blood offering  Search this
Animals--goats--piglets--bulls  Search this
Jalisco  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1989.3.4
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218754