one videocassette (11.5 minutes) sound color Betacam video master
one film reel (420 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.
Archives also holds a longer version with narration, released under the same title in 1968.
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.
Cataloging supported by Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee
Donated by Jorge Preloran in 2007.
Edited documentary film by Jorge Preloran presents a portrait of painter Medardo Pantoja at work in his home town of Tilcara, in the Humahuaca Canyon, Jujuy Province, Argentina. Images of many of Pantoja's paintings are included, as well as footage of the town of Tilcara and the surrounding countryside.
Courtesy of Jorge Preloran
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD