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Afro-Brazilian Video Project: Maranhao, Northern Brazil 1991

Catalog Data

Creator:
Halperin, Daniel  Search this
Culture:
Afro-Brazilians  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Maranhao, Brazil
South America
Maranhò‚ (Brazil)
Sao Luis, Maranhao, Brazil
Madre Deus, Sao Luis, Maranhao, Brazil
Lira, Sao Luis, Maranhao, Brazil
Vial Embratel, Sao Luis, Maranhao, Brazil
Date:
1991
Notes:
title supplied by HSFA staff (unpublished work) - archival collection
Summary:
Video footage of Afro-Brazilian traditions in Maranhao shot by anthropologist Daniel Halperin. Footage documents Carnaval activities including; Sao Roque celebrations in Lira; Carnaval de Rua in Madre Deus; and Carnaval Em Rio being shown on television. Footage includes: street scenes and activities at the Terreiro de Caboclo Tapindare in Vila Embratel, with pai-de-santo Miguel, and at the Casa de Nago.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Music--chanting--drumming--singing  Search this
Trance--possession--dancing  Search this
Religion--Tambor de Mina--Yoruban  Search this
Religion--Terreiro de Caboclo Tapindare--Casa de Nago  Search this
Ritual centers--Terreiro de Caboclo Tapindare--Casa de Nago  Search this
Ritual centers--Tambor de Mina--Yoruban  Search this
Dance--trance-possession  Search this
Festivals--Carnaval--Sao Roque--television coverage of Carnaval Em Rio  Search this
Processions--Carnaval--floats  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1992.4.1-26
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Afro-Brazilian Video Project: Maranhao, Northern Brazil 1991 [Halperin, Daniel]
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219171