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Creator:
Kendon, Adam ethnographer  Search this
Physical description:
2,800 ft (75 min) sound b&w video
Culture:
Enga (New Guinea people)  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
Oceania
Papua New Guinea
Papua Province
Date:
1975
Notes:
Supplementary materials: 3
Summary:
Full film record of the Enga, a sedentary subsistence horticulturalist group of the Enga Province found west of Mount Hagen in Papua New Guinea. Footage documents the proceedings of a magristrate's office in a Laigama court. Conversations are conducted between the Enga and the magistrate through a group of interpreters.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Local number:
HSFA 1984.7.6
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219084