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Life In a Haitian Valley Film Study 1934

Creator:
Herskovits, Melville J (Melville Jean) 1895-1963  Search this
Herskovits, Frances S (Frances Shapiro) 1897-  Search this
Physical description:
1,400 feet (52 minutes) silent b&w film/video
Culture:
Haitians  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Pictures of saints (233-240 roll 3)
Place:
Mirebalais, Haiti
Haiti
Caribbean
Date:
1934
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Marketing--market women--transportation of produce to market (38-107, 127-200 roll 1)  Search this
Marketing--mode of produce transportation--donkey--baskets, loads on head (38-200 roll 1)  Search this
Markets--peasants--market women selling--makeshift enclosures (227-330 roll 1)  Search this
Dwellings--field shelters--thatch--wattle and daub (1-33 roll 2)  Search this
Agriculture--tillage--men hoeing fields--women planting seed(40-121 roll 2)  Search this
Agriculture--tillage--use of hoe on tropical soils--African retention  Search this
Cooking--yard context--fire hearths--utensils--woman tending pots (122-144 roll 2)  Search this
Agriculture--tillage--communal labor for clearing field--"combite" (149-243 roll 2)  Search this
Drumming--tillage, rhythmic accompaniment to--"combite" (157-243 roll 2)  Search this
Music--palliative to work--"combite" (157-243 roll 2)  Search this
Cordage--braiding fiber cordage--lashings for drumheads (301-385 roll 2)  Search this
Musical instruments--drummaking--three-part vodum drum ensemble(1-72 roll 3)  Search this
Ritual--libations--drums--baptising the vodun drums (64-80, 185-199 roll 3)  Search this
Ritual--religious practices--drawing "veve" around tree (201-225 roll 3)  Search this
Ritual--religious practices--vodun altar--candles  Search this
Ritual--religious practices--vodun altar--flagwaving--dancing--prostration--houngan twirling woman (241-301 roll 3)  Search this
Dancing--demonstration--man illustrating dance steps--kinesics (1-80 roll 4)  Search this
Communication--gestures--two men talking (81-121 roll 4)  Search this
Games--gambling--men playing "wari" streetside--African retentions (122-201 roll 4)  Search this
Music--drumming--vodun  Search this
Musical instruments--snare and drum (211-216 roll 4)  Search this
Musical instruments--hoe blade and metal snare--accompaniment to drums (249-52 roll 4)  Search this
Communication--gestures--kinesics--two elite males (283-322 roll 4)  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1977.1.2
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218198

Zimba Research Film 1971

Creator:
Gibson, Gordon D (Gordon Davis) 1915-2007  Search this
Subject:
Visima  Search this
Kapupu  Search this
Omusupi  Search this
Kaumbila  Search this
Luhuna  Search this
Balundu  Search this
Kawiyu  Search this
Physical description:
reference one DVD (58 minutes) sound color DVD
master 3 video cassettes (58 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
archival original 2,100 feet sound color 16mm
Culture:
Bantu Zimba  Search this
Herero (African people) Zimba  Search this
Nzima (African people)  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Africa
Angola
Damba Region
Date:
1971
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Women  Search this
Division of labor by sex--threshing--grain--millet  Search this
Food preparation--winnowing--grain  Search this
Basketry--winnowing  Search this
Speech--greetings  Search this
Domestic activities--food preparation--milk  Search this
Food preparation--graineries  Search this
Alcohol--beermaking--grain  Search this
Adornment--rites of passage--headdress  Search this
Adornment--women--hair styles  Search this
Pastoral activities--watering  Search this
Hair styles--males--females--life cycle--social identity  Search this
Children--food preparation  Search this
Tillage--fences--division of labor by sex--women  Search this
Tillage--women  Search this
Tools--agricultural  Search this
Trade--tools--textiles  Search this
Acculturation--dress--clothing  Search this
Music--tillage--rhythms  Search this
Food preparation--mortar-and-pestle  Search this
Division of labor by sex--tillage  Search this
Zimba  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.5.4
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218241
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Robert Haupt's Travel Footage of India 1933-1937

Creator:
Haupt, Robert schoolteacher  Search this
Physical description:
reference video cassettes (25 minutes) silent b&w 3/4 inch
master video cassettes (25 minutes) silent b&w 3/4 inch
archival original film reels (965 feet) silent b&w 16mm
Culture:
Hindi  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
India
Alaska
Kyber Pass
Bombay (India)
Goa, India
Kyber Pass, India
Asia
Date:
1933-1937
Topic:
Villages  Search this
Transportation--carts--wagons  Search this
Agriculture--winnowing  Search this
Festival--melas  Search this
Irrigation--methods of--water wheel  Search this
Priests--festivals--penitence  Search this
Dancing--drums  Search this
Drums--dancing  Search this
Music  Search this
Ascetics--holy men  Search this
Mutilation--as religious penance--"rope dance"  Search this
Fortifications--hill stations  Search this
Schools--missions  Search this
Competitions--track--schools  Search this
Amputation--as religious penance--holy men  Search this
Boats--harbors  Search this
Processions--Maharajas--sadhus--elephants--mela  Search this
Initiation rites--sadhus--Hindu  Search this
Ordeals--initiation rites--sadhus  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1980.3.1
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218298

Melemchi Village, Nepal 1986

Filmmaker, anthropologist:
Bishop, John and Naomi  Search this
Ethnographer:
Bishop, Naomi  Search this
Physical description:
reference 10 video cassettes (5 hours) sound color 3/4 inch
master 10 video reels (5 hours) sound color one inch
archival original 10 film reels (10,800 feet ) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Pulayas  Search this
Helambu Valley  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Nepal
Nepal, Helambu Valley
Asia
Date:
1986
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Temples--prayer wheels  Search this
Harvests--barley  Search this
Barley--method of harvest  Search this
Animal husbandry--milking--cows  Search this
Seances--spirit mediums--ritual  Search this
Mediums--ritual--spirit communication  Search this
Spirits--mediums--communication with  Search this
Ritual--spirit mediums--seances  Search this
Chanting--as part of ritual  Search this
Musical instruments--drums--cymbals--horns--bells  Search this
Agriculture--corn--barley--grains  Search this
Food preparation--churning butter--cheese  Search this
Altars--seances  Search this
Animal sacrifice--as part of ritual  Search this
Purification--ritual  Search this
Mills--grinding flour--water driven  Search this
Weaving--wool--looms  Search this
Pastoral activities--herding--miling--grazing  Search this
Bells--for keeping birds from crops  Search this
Quarrying--boulders--for building stones  Search this
Mortuary practices--pallequin--procession--cremation  Search this
Funerals--cremation  Search this
Priest--lama--chanting  Search this
Temple--gompa--ceremony  Search this
Bread--ceremonial Nara bread--gompa  Search this
Dancing--ritual--social  Search this
Woodworking--carving  Search this
Altars--gompa  Search this
Flags--prayer flags--raising of  Search this
Potatoes--cultivation of  Search this
Shrines--gompa  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1987.7.1
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218300

Beautiful Japan 1917-1918

Creator:
Brodsky, Benjamin travel-lecturer  Search this
Physical description:
reference 5 video cassettes (1 hour 40 minutes) silent b&w 3/4 inch
master 5 video cassettes (1 hour 40 minutes) silent b&w 3/4 inch
preservation 5 film reels (3,600 feet) silent b&w 16mm
archival original 5 film reels (3,600 feet) silent b&w 16mm
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Ainu  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Japan
Nara
Tokyo
Nagara River
Shiraoi
Omura
Tokoyo (Japan)
Kyoto (Japan)
Yokahama (Japan)
Nara (Japan)
Hakodate (Japan)
Kamiiso (Japan)
Shidzuoka (Japan)
Nagasaki (Japan)
Kōbe-shi (Japan)
Beppu (Japan)
Chuzenjii (Japan)
Asia
Date:
1917-1918
Topic:
language and culture  Search this
Ritual--bear festival--Ainu  Search this
Markets--vendors  Search this
Shrines--Kasuga shrine  Search this
Tea--harvesting of  Search this
Palaces--defenses--moats  Search this
Food preparation--noodle making  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Music  Search this
Statuary--religious--Buddha  Search this
Ceremony--fire walking--hinatari-shiki  Search this
Priests--shinto--fire walking  Search this
Pottery--manufacture of  Search this
Fishing--use of comorants  Search this
Ethnic groups--Ainu  Search this
Tattooing  Search this
Sports--wrestling--sumo  Search this
Diving--pearls  Search this
Agriculture--rice--tea  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1982.3.1
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Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218458

Ch'uan Miao Hill People of Western China ca. 1936

Creator:
Graham, David C missionary  Search this
Physical description:
reference one video cassette (14 minutes) silent b&w 3/4 inch
master one video cassette (14 minutes) silent b&w 3/4 inch
archival original one film reel (450 feet) silent b&w 16mm
Culture:
Miao  Search this
Meo (Indic people)  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Szechuan, China
China
Szechwan, China
Asia
Date:
ca 1936
Topic:
Agriculture--swidden  Search this
Crops--rice cultivation  Search this
Villages--Meo  Search this
Shamans--exorcism--Meo  Search this
Sacrifice--water buffalo--Meo  Search this
Funerals--Meo  Search this
Musical instruments--flutes--Meo  Search this
Anthropometry--on the Meo  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.13.1
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218460
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Zingg's Huichol Footage 1933-1934

Creator:
Zingg, Robert anthropologist  Search this
Physical description:
reference one video (59 minutes) silent b&w DVD
master one video (59 minutes) silent b&w Betacamsp
archival original one film reel (1,332 feet) silent b&w 35mm
Culture:
Huichol Indians  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Mexico
Central America
Date:
1933-1934
Topic:
Ceremony--carnival--Las Pachitas  Search this
Agriculture--corn--Huichol  Search this
Hallucinogens--peyote--ritual use of--Huichol  Search this
Ritual--dance--drumming--Huichol  Search this
Processions--"saints"--stations of cross--Huichol  Search this
Flowers--use of in ritual--headdress--Huichol  Search this
Hunting--deer--with ritual--Huichol  Search this
Looms--weaving--Huichol  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1982.10.1
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218468
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Melemchi Village, Nepal 1989

Creator:
Bishop, John filmmaker  Search this
Ethnographer:
Bishop, Naomi  Search this
Physical description:
13,000 feet (6 hours 5 minutes) sound/silent color film/video
Culture:
Helambu Valley  Search this
Pulayas  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Nepal
Nepal, Helambu Valley
Asia
Date:
1989
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Temples--prayer wheels  Search this
Harvests--barley  Search this
Barley--method of harvest  Search this
Animal husbandry--milking--cows  Search this
Seances--spirit mediums--ritual  Search this
Mediums--ritual--spirit communication  Search this
Spirits--mediums--communication with  Search this
Ritual--spirit mediums--seances  Search this
Chanting--as part of ritual  Search this
Musical instruments--drums--cymbals--horns--bells  Search this
Agriculture--corn--barley--grains  Search this
Food preparation--churning butter--cheese  Search this
Altars--seances  Search this
Animal sacrifice--as part of ritual  Search this
Purification--ritual  Search this
Mills--grinding flour--water driven  Search this
Weaving--wool--looms  Search this
Pastoral activities--herding--miling--grazing  Search this
Bells--for keeping birds from crops  Search this
Quarrying--boulders--for building stones  Search this
Mortuary practices--pallequin--procession--cremation  Search this
Funerals--cremation  Search this
Priest--lama--chanting  Search this
Temple--gompa--ceremony  Search this
Bread--ceremonial Nara bread--gompa  Search this
Dancing--ritual--social  Search this
Woodworking--carving  Search this
Altars--gompa  Search this
Flags--prayer flags--raising of  Search this
Potatoes--cultivation of  Search this
Shrines--gompa  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1990.5.1
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218929

Japan: Promotional and Theatrical Footage ca. 1927

Physical description:
one video cassette (17 minutes) silent b&w DVD reference
one video cassette (17 minutes) silent b&w 3/4 inch master
one film reel 440 ft (17 min) silent b&w 16mm archival original
Type:
Dance
Collection descriptions
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Japan
Asia
Date:
ca 1927
Topic:
Geishas  Search this
Kimonos  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Beauty, Personal  Search this
Manners and customs  Search this
Hairdressing  Search this
Hair preparations  Search this
Hairstyles  Search this
Hair art  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Baths  Search this
Agriculture--rice farming  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1993.25.2
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219220
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Adventures in Ecuador ca. 1968

Creator:
Linker, Hal 1916  Search this
Physical description:
reference 1 DVD (24 minutes) sound color DVD
preservation 1 videocassette (24 minutes) sound color BetacamSP
archival original 1 film reel (851 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Otavalo Indians  Search this
Type:
Television programs
Travelogs
Place:
Ecuador
Quito (Ecuador)
South America
Date:
ca 1968
Topic:
Villages  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Dance  Search this
Marketplaces  Search this
Artisans  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2002.16.392
Restrictions & Rights:
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Hal Linker Film and Video Collection, ca. 1955-1985
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_270669

Marshall !Kung Film Project 1983

Creator:
Marshall, John ethnographic filmmaker (1932-2005 )  Search this
Physical description:
44 video cassettes (9 hours 10 minutes) sound color 1/2 inch VHS reference
19 film reels (19,766 feet) sound color 16mm archival original
Culture:
!Kung (African people)  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
Africa
Namibia
South West Africa
Date:
1983
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Armed Forces  Search this
Development  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Government  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2005.11.2
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_274870

New Hebrides Film Project: Tanna Island 1973-1974

Physical description:
archival original/preservation transparencies color 35mm
Culture:
Tanna (Vanuatuan people)  Search this
Melanesians  Search this
Type:
Transparencies
Slides (photographs)
Photographs
Place:
Oceania
Melanesia
Vanuatu
New Hebrides
Tanna Island
Date:
1978
1973-1974
Topic:
Marketplaces  Search this
Agricultural exhibitions  Search this
Food crops  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.1.2-68 OP
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397069

New Hebrides Film Project: Tanna Island 1973-1974

Physical description:
archival original/preservation transparencies color 35mm
Culture:
Tanna (Vanuatuan people)  Search this
Melanesians  Search this
Type:
Transparencies
Slides (photographs)
Photographs
Place:
Oceania
Melanesia
Vanuatu
New Hebrides
Tanna Island
Date:
1978
1973-1974
Topic:
Parades  Search this
Agricultural exhibitions  Search this
Food crops  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.1.2-69 OP
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397070

New Hebrides Film Project: Tanna Island 1973-1974

Physical description:
archival original/preservation transparencies color 35mm
Culture:
Tanna (Vanuatuan people)  Search this
Melanesians  Search this
Type:
Transparencies
Slides (photographs)
Photographs
Place:
Oceania
Melanesia
Vanuatu
New Hebrides
Tanna Island
Date:
1978
1973-1974
Topic:
Parades  Search this
Agricultural exhibitions  Search this
Contests  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.1.2-70 OP
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397071

New Hebrides Film Project: Tanna Island 1973-1974

Physical description:
archival original/preservation transparencies color 35mm
Culture:
Tanna (Vanuatuan people)  Search this
Melanesians  Search this
Type:
Transparencies
Slides (photographs)
Photographs
Place:
Oceania
Melanesia
Vanuatu
New Hebrides
Tanna Island
Date:
1978
1973-1974
Topic:
Agricultural exhibitions  Search this
Contests  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.1.2-71 OP
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397073

New Hebrides Film Project: Tanna Island 1973-1974

Physical description:
archival original/preservation transparencies color 35mm
Culture:
Tanna (Vanuatuan people)  Search this
Melanesians  Search this
Type:
Transparencies
Slides (photographs)
Photographs
Place:
Oceania
Melanesia
Vanuatu
New Hebrides
Tanna Island
Date:
1978
1973-1974
Topic:
Agricultural exhibitions  Search this
Contests  Search this
Dance  Search this
Music  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.1.2-72 OP
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397074

AUFS Afghanistan Film Project 1972

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
Di Gioia, Herbert filmmaker  Search this
Hancock, David filmmaker  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Camera:
Powell, Josephine  Search this
AUFS Advisor:
Dupree, Louis  Search this
Dupree, Nancy 1935-1980  Search this
Physical description:
preservation (video) one digital video file (42 minutes) sound color Jpeg 2000
reference one videocasette (42 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
master one videocasette (42 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
archival original two film reels (1,488 feet) assembled film rolls 49 (camera rolls 97,98) and 50 (camera rolls 99-102) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Afghans  Search this
Muslin  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Afghanistan
Asia
Date:
1972
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Markets--shops  Search this
Blacksmiths  Search this
Leatherworker--shoe repair  Search this
Barbers--shaving  Search this
Markets  Search this
Irrigation--gardens  Search this
Crafts--tinker--tinsmith  Search this
Cooking--ovens  Search this
Ovens--mudbrick  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.2.1 - 28
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American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
AUFS Afghanistan Film Project 1972 [Miller, Norman N. 1933-]
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218331

AUFS Afghanistan Film Project 1972

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
Hancock, David 1927-2001  Search this
Di Gioia, Herbert filmmaker  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Camera:
Powell, Josephine  Search this
Translator:
Shafak, Toryali  Search this
Advisor:
Dupree, Louis  Search this
Researcher:
McGrath, Ellen  Search this
Production manager:
Mival, Eric  Search this
Simmonds, Robert  Search this
Second camera:
Powell, Josephine  Search this
Administration, editing:
Miller, Judith von D  Search this
AUFS Advisor, sound:
Dupree, Nancy 1935-1980  Search this
Subject:
Jalal  Search this
Mulah, Atah  Search this
Nayim  Search this
Jabar  Search this
Physical description:
reference video casettes (22 hours) sound color video
master video casettes (22 hours) sound color video
archival original film reels (48,000 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Afghans  Search this
Maldar  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Afghanistan
Asia
Date:
1972
Topic:
Animal husbandry--herding  Search this
Food Preparation--wheat--flour  Search this
Food Consumption--meals  Search this
Irrigation--canals  Search this
Sports--wrestling  Search this
Spectacles--horsemanship--contests  Search this
Gardens--irrigation of  Search this
Work groups--male--irrigation canals  Search this
Markets--activities in  Search this
Bricks--manufacture of  Search this
Garb--turbans  Search this
Harvests--wheat  Search this
Threshing--threshing floors  Search this
Musical instruments--flutes  Search this
Dance  Search this
Music  Search this
Herding--goats--sheep  Search this
Prayer--Muslims  Search this
Tents--as dwellings--nomads  Search this
Hair--treatment of  Search this
Camels--as carriers  Search this
Blacksmiths  Search this
Tinsmiths  Search this
Sheep--shearing of  Search this
Music--as palliative to work  Search this
Fishing--nets  Search this
Political gatherings  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
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American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
AUFS Afghanistan Film Project 1972 [Miller, Norman N. 1933-]
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218293

AUFS Afghanistan Film Project 1972

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
Hancock, David filmmaker  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Co-director:
DiGioia, Herbert  Search this
Camera:
Powell, Josephine  Search this
Translator:
Shafak, Toryali  Search this
AUFS Advisor:
Dupree, Louis  Search this
Dupree, Nancy 1935-1980  Search this
Physical description:
preservation (video) one digital video file (46 minutes) sound color Jpeg 2000
reference one videocasette (46 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
master one videocasette (46 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
archival original two film reels (1,693 feet) assembled film rolls 12 (camera rolls 23,24) and 13 (camera rolls 25,26) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Afghans  Search this
Muslims  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Afghanistan
Afhganistan
Date:
1972
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Herders--cattle--goats  Search this
Canals--irrigation  Search this
Irrigation--gardens  Search this
Garb--turbans--Muslims  Search this
Butcher--markets  Search this
Dwellings--domestic compounds  Search this
Markets--village shops  Search this
Merchants--shops  Search this
Rivers--swimming  Search this
Dwellings--nomadic  Search this
Threshing--wheat  Search this
Brooms--material used for  Search this
Singing--as palliative to work  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.2.1 - 7
Restrictions & Rights:
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American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218294

AUFS Afghanistan Film Project 1972

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
Di Gioia, Herbert filmmaker  Search this
Hancock, David filmmaker  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Camera:
Powell, Josephine  Search this
Translator:
Shafak, Toryali  Search this
AUFS Advisor:
Dupree, Louis  Search this
Dupree, Nancy 1935-1980  Search this
Physical description:
preservation (video) one digital video file (29 minutes) sound color Jpeg 2000
reference one video casette (29 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
master one video casette (29 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
archival original one film reel (1,041 feet) assembled film roll 37 (camera rolls 73,74) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Afghans  Search this
Muslims  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Afghanistan
Afghanista
Asia
Date:
1972
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Wells--cisterns--in relation to herding  Search this
Herding--sheep  Search this
Garb--turbans--skullcaps--Muslims  Search this
Animal husbandry--sheep--herding  Search this
Pastoral activities--herding--watering  Search this
Threshing--wheat  Search this
Work groups--agricultural activities  Search this
Musical instruments--flutes  Search this
Music--singing--as palliative to work  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.2.1 - 21
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
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Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218295

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