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The Nuer 1970

Creator:
Harris, Hillary filmmaker ( - )  Search this
Filmmaker:
Breidenbach, George  Search this
Physical description:
2,700 feet sound color film
Culture:
Nuer (African people)  Search this
Nilotic peoples  Search this
Ethiopians  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Ethiopia
Baro River
Africa
Date:
1970
Topic:
Animal husbandry--cattle  Search this
Seasonal migrations--cattle--camps--courtship  Search this
Herding--cattle--milking  Search this
Transhumance--cattle--migrations (583-720 roll 2)  Search this
Housebuilding--wattle-and-daub--thatching--cow dung (1026-62 roll 1)  Search this
Rites of passgae--manhood--scarification--"Gar"  Search this
Marriage--spirits--kin relationships--artificial--"ghost marriage"  Search this
Divorce--bride price--cattle--infertility  Search this
Households--domestic activities--women  Search this
Food preparation--women--mortar-and-pestle  Search this
Scarification--ethos--adornment--jewelry--crafts  Search this
Prophets--"leopard skin chief"--propitiation--disease--epidemics--animal sacrifice--procession  Search this
Animal sacrifice--butchering--kinship  Search this
Food quest--annual cycle--animal husbandry--fishing--agriculture  Search this
Fishing--spears--wet season  Search this
Music--ceremony--drumming--dancing  Search this
Cattle--households--fuel--cow dung  Search this
Hygiene--cattle--cow dung ashes--urine--daily ablutions  Search this
Naming--male identity--cattle  Search this
Councils--speech--disputation--kin groups  Search this
Ritual--male initiates--ritual specialists--manhood  Search this
Religious beliefs--cattle--invocations--blessing--cow dung ashes  Search this
Spirit possession--illness--ritual expiation  Search this
Epidemics--children--small pox  Search this
Nakedness--normal garb  Search this
Special garments--ceremony  Search this
Effigies--clay--cattle--children  Search this
Tobacco--smoking--pipes  Search this
Adornment--hair styles--jewelry--facial painting  Search this
Pastoral activities--division of labor by sex  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Nuer  Search this
Nilotic  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1984.19.6
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218233

Man Blong Custom (Outtakes) 1974-1975

Creator:
Attenborough, David television producer  Search this
British Broadcasting Corporation  Search this
Producer:
McIntyre, Michael  Search this
Physical description:
archival original film reel sound color 16mm
Culture:
Melanesians  Search this
Type:
Television programs
Place:
Melanesia
Oceania
New Hebrides
Malekula (Vanuatu)
Vanuatu
Date:
1974-1975
Topic:
Ceremony--feasts--redistribution  Search this
Animal husbandry--pigs  Search this
Cooking--fire pits  Search this
Food preparation--ceremonial  Search this
Drumming--dancing--ceremony  Search this
Speech--oratory--ritual leaders  Search this
Ritual--rites of intensification  Search this
Oratory--bigmen  Search this
Music--ceremony  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.5.1 - 1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives FC:2a
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218332

Man Blong Custom (Outtakes) 1974-1975

Creator:
Attenborough, David television producer  Search this
British Broadcasting Company  Search this
Producer:
McIntyre, Michael  Search this
Physical description:
archival original film reel sound color 16mm
Culture:
Melanesians  Search this
Type:
Television programs
Place:
Oceania
Melanesia
New Hebrides
Vanuatu
Malekula (Vanuatu)
Date:
1974-1975
Topic:
Animal husbandry--pigs  Search this
Music--drumming  Search this
Musical instruments--slit gongs  Search this
Animal sacrifice--pigs--"tuskers"  Search this
Speech--oratory--bigmen  Search this
Oratory--elders  Search this
Feasts--food preparation  Search this
Adornment--ceremonial--headdress  Search this
Ritual objects--boar skulls  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.5.1 - 2
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives FC:2a
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218333

Rastafari Voices 1978

Creator:
Leib, Elliott anthropology graduate student  Search this
Camera:
Romamo, Renee  Search this
Physical description:
reference one vdieo cassette (58 minutes) sound color DVD
reference one video cassette (58 minutes) sound color 1/2 inch
master one video cassette (58 minutes) sound color video
reference two film reels (2,072 feet) sound color 16mm
archival original two film reels (2,072 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Jamaicans  Search this
Rastafari  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Jamaica
Kingston (Jamaica)
St. Catherine, Jamaica
Caribbean
Date:
1978
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Ritual--dance--drumming--Nyabinghi  Search this
Prayer--Rastafari  Search this
Drums--akete--Nyabinghi  Search this
Ideology--reasoning--Rastafari  Search this
Speech--speechifying--preaching--Rastafari  Search this
Hair--treatment of--dreadlocks--Rastafari  Search this
Millenarian movements--ideology of--Rastafari  Search this
Bible--as ideology--Rastafari  Search this
Ritual--marijuana used in--Rastafari  Search this
Instruments--musical instruments  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1986.2.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218464

Tangoma Graduation Ceremony, GeGe, Swaziland 1981

Creator:
Sully, Paul filmmaker (1949- )  Search this
Sound:
Gardsbane, Diane  Search this
Physical description:
1,440 feet (52 minutes) silent color video
Culture:
Swazi (African people)  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Swaziland
Gege (Swaziland)
Africa
Date:
1981
Topic:
Ceremony--drumming--dancing--singing  Search this
Ritual--colors--symbolic objects--medicines  Search this
Ritual--animal sacrifice--adornment--goats bladders  Search this
Drumming--drums--double membrane--kettle drums  Search this
Ritual--preparations--space--medicines  Search this
Alcoholic beverages--beer drinking--ritual specialist--ceremony  Search this
Adornment--initiates--hairstyle--plaiting--rubbed with red clay  Search this
Adornment--ceremony--initiates--necklaces--leg rattles--beads--vests  Search this
Speech--stylized--initiates--diviners--interrogation  Search this
Rites of passage--separation--testing--reincorporation  Search this
Drumming--polyrhythms--drumming techniques--entertainment  Search this
Rites of passage--initiates--seclusion--hut  Search this
Dancing--ceremony--choreography--counterclockwise--processional  Search this
Dancing--ceremony--ritual specialist--whistles--whigs  Search this
Ritual--dancing--paraphenalia--staffs--fly wisks--vests  Search this
Animal sacrifice--spear--blood--basin  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Music  Search this
Instruments--musical instruments  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.7.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218237

Tangoma Graduation Ceremony, Lomahasha, Swaziland 1980

Creator:
Sully, Paul filmmaker (1949- )  Search this
Sound:
Gardsbane, Diane  Search this
Subject:
Mr. and Mrs. Mahlalela diviner "sangoma"  Search this
Physical description:
reference 3 video cassettes (2 hours 20 minutes) sound/silent color 3/4 inch video
master 3 video cassettes (2 hours 20 minutes) sound/silent color 3/4 inch video
archival original 3 film reels (2,100 feet) sound/silent color S8mm
Culture:
Swazi (African people)  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Swaziland
Lomahasha, Swaziland
Date:
1980
Topic:
Ceremony--drumming--dancing--singing  Search this
Ritual--altar--ancestors--colors--symbolic objects--medicines  Search this
Ritual--animal sacrifice--purification--blood--confession--vomiting  Search this
Drumming--drums--double membrane--kettle drums  Search this
Ritual--preparations--space--medicines  Search this
Ritual--vomiting--induced--feather--"washing the stomach"  Search this
Adornment--initiates--hairstyle--plaiting--rubbed with red clay  Search this
Adornment--ceremony--initiates--necklaces--leg rattles--beads--vests  Search this
Speech--stylized--initiates--diviners--interrogation--"goo-peng-mula"  Search this
Rites of passage--separation--testing--reincorporation  Search this
Drumming--polyrhythms--drumming techniques--entertainment  Search this
Ceremonial dress--headdress--feathers--red--royalty--clanship  Search this
Spirit possession--drumming--water spirits--shaking  Search this
Ritual--animal sacrifice--blood bath  Search this
Feasting--food preparation--cooking--goats--chickens  Search this
Taboo--ritual--animal sacrifice--disposal of bones  Search this
Rites of passage--transition--spirit possession--initiates--crawling--return to homestead  Search this
Rites of passage--initiates--seclusion--hut  Search this
Dancing--ceremony--choreography--counterclockwise--processional  Search this
Dancing--ceremony--staffs--headdresses--animal pelts  Search this
Ceremony--conclusion--moral instruction--chief diviner  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Music  Search this
Instruments--musical instruments  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.7.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives T: 2, 4, 8, 11, 13, 18
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218236

Man Blong Custom (Outtakes) 1974-1975

Creator:
Attenborough, David television producer  Search this
British Broadcasting Corporation  Search this
Producer:
McIntyre, Michael  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 29,600 feet sound color 16mm
Culture:
Ambryn New Hebrides  Search this
Small Nambas  Search this
Big Nambas  Search this
Mbotgate  Search this
Type:
Television programs
Collection descriptions
Place:
Melanesia
New Hebrides
Vanuatu
Malekula (Vanuatu)
Solomon Islands
Malaita (Solomon Islands)
Lao Lagoon
Makaruka Island
Somilita
Port Adams
Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands)
Oceania
Date:
1974-1975
Topic:
Ceremony--feasts  Search this
Dance--drumming--singing  Search this
Music  Search this
Animal Husbandry--ideas about  Search this
Authority--bigmanship  Search this
Animal sacrifice--pigs--ritual  Search this
Aerial views  Search this
Art--effigies  Search this
Money--shell money  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Marriage customs and rites  Search this
Canoes--dugouts--outriggers--as transportation  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.5.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives FC:2a
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218292

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