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Jerome Mintz Film Collection: Andalusia, Spain 1969-1982

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Mintz, Jerome R 1930-1997  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 57,400 feet sound b&w color 16mm
Supplementary materials: audio tapes, still photographs
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Andalusia (Spain)
The Jerome R. Mintz papers are in the National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Jerome R. Mintz was a professor of anthropology and Jewish studies at Indiana University. He earned a B.A. from Brooklyn College, an M.A. from the City University of New York, and a Ph.D. from Indiana University. Mintz received the National Jewish Book Award in 1993 for "Hasidic People: A Place in the New World." He also received international recognition for his work in Andalusia, Spain. His book "The Anarchists of Casas Viejas" (1982) is considered the most comprehensive account of the tragic events surrounding the 1933 uprising in the small rural town of Casas Viejas. Mintz produced six films on tradition and change in Andalusia, Spain.
Donated by Carla Aviva Mintz Tavel and Betty Mintz in 2011.
Edited films films by Jerome Mintz made in Casa Viejas, Andalusia, Spain: Pepe's Family, The Shoemaker, Romeria: Day of the Virgin, Carnaval de Pueblo, The Shepherd's Family, Perico: the Bowlmaker and film outtakes associated with these six titles.
Cite as:
Courtesy of Jerome Mintz
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Language and culture  Search this
Domestic relations  Search this
Occupations  Search this
Social isolation  Search this
Social interaction  Search this
Rural-urban migration  Search this
Music  Search this
Songs  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Religious--beliefs  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2011-008
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
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Human Studies Film Archives