Marshall, John ethnographic filmmaker (1932-2005 ) Search this
14 min sound color video
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Edited film, shot in the Nyae-Nyae region of the Kalahari Desert in Namibia, depicts !Kung men bathing and socializing at a "pan" or catchment spot for water. Those gathered use the occasion to exchange sexual jokes with pleasure and hilarity. Film is made from footage shot in conjunction with the 1957-1958 expedition supported by the Peabody Museum of Harvard University and the Smithsonian Institution.
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD