one film reel (525 feet) sound color 16mm master film
one film reel (519 feet) sound color 16mm archival original
Motion pictures (visual works)
title from credits (published work)--archival collection
Supplementary materials: audio tapes, still photographs, production files, correspondence, promotional materials and press clippings.
English language version of film of same title released in 1966.
Archives also holds re-edited Spanish language version produced in 1996.
Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research supported processing and the National Film Preservation Foundation and the Smithsonian Latino Center supported preservation of the Jorge Preloran Film Collection.
Donated by Jorge Preloran in 2007.
Edited ethnographic film by Jorge Preloran documents local craft work of straw and feathers in the small village of Quilino, Córdoba Province, Argentina, as well as the effect of the train on the local economy. Some filming by Raymundo Gleyzer. Film shot in the 1960's
Courtesy of Jorge Preloran
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD