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Brazil, Upper Paraguay (Umotina) -- Death Cult Dances 1945

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one film reel (4 min.) silent color 16mm reference film
Culture:
Umotina  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Brazil
Brazil, Upper Paraguay
South America
Date:
1945
Local number:
E00074
HSFA 2006.2.910
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280149

Brazil, Upper Purus (Tucurina) -- Treatment of the Sick by Witch Doctors 1950

Physical description:
one film reel (2 min.) silent color 16mm reference film
Culture:
Tucurina  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Brazil
Brazil, Upper Purus
South America
Date:
1950
Local number:
E00075
HSFA 2006.2.909
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280150

Brazil, Tocantins Region (Craho) -- Preparation of a Large Manioc Cake for a Festival 1959

Physical description:
one film reel (10 min.) silent color 16mm reference film
Culture:
Craho  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Brazil
Brazil, Tocantins Region
South America
Date:
1959
Local number:
E00101
HSFA 2006.2.868
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280151

Amazon Region, Upper Purus (Cashinawa) -- Fishing Expedition and Ensuing Festival 1951

Physical description:
one film reel (8 min.) silent color 16mm reference film
Culture:
Cashinawa  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Brazil
Amazon Region, Upper Purus
South America
Date:
1951
Local number:
E00113
HSFA 2006.2.867
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280152

Brazil, Tocantins Region (Craho) -- Morning Ceremony 1949

Physical description:
one film reel (2 min.) silent color 16mm reference film
Culture:
Craho  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Brazil
Brazil, Tocantins Region
South America
Date:
1949
Local number:
E00114
HSFA 2006.2.869
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280153

Brazil, Tocantins Region (Craho) -- Slash-and-Burn Cultivation 1949

Physical description:
one film reel (1 min.) silent color 16mm reference film
Culture:
Craho  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Brazil
Brazil, Tocantins Region
South America
Date:
1949
Local number:
E00115
HSFA 2006.2.870
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280154

North Africa, Morocco (Riffians) -- Pottery by Chasing Technique 1953

Physical description:
one film reel (6 min.) silent b&w 16mm reference film
Culture:
Riffians  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Morocco
North Africa, Morocco
Africa
Date:
1953
Local number:
E00142
HSFA 2006.2.157
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280342

North Africa, Kharga Oasis (Fellahin) -- Plaiting a Basket 1962

Physical description:
one film reel (5 min.) silent b&w 16mm reference film
Culture:
Fellahin  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Egypt
North Africa, Kharga Oasis
Africa
Date:
1962
Local number:
E00504
HSFA 2006.2.70
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280347

Brazil, Tocantins Region (Craho) -- Ritual Relay Races with Heavy Logs 1949

Physical description:
one film reel (5 min.) silent color 16mm reference film
Culture:
Craho  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Brazil
Brazil, Tocantins Region
South America
Date:
1949
Local number:
E00116
HSFA 2006.2.871
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280348

North Africa, Egypt (Fellahin) -- Water-Raising Works 1957

Physical description:
one film reel (3 min.) silent b&w 16mm reference film
Culture:
Fellahin  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Egypt
North Africa, Egypt
Africa
Date:
1957
Local number:
E00117
HSFA 2006.2.69
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280349

North Africa, Hoggar Mountains (Tuareg) -- Making and Functioning of a Decorative Lock 1953

Physical description:
one film reel (12 min.) silent b&w 16mm reference film
Culture:
Tuareg  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Algeria
North Africa, Hoggar Mountains
Africa
Date:
1953
Local number:
E00126
HSFA 2006.2.1
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280350

Venezuela (Waica) -- Fire Drilling 1954

Physical description:
one film reel (3 min.) silent b&w 16mm reference film
Culture:
Waica  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Venezuela
South America
Date:
1954
Local number:
E00128
HSFA 2006.2.970
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280351

Venezuela (Waica) -- Making a Bow 1954

Physical description:
one film reel (11 min.) silent b&w 16mm reference film
Culture:
Waica  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Venezuela
South America
Date:
1954
Local number:
E00129
HSFA 2006.2.971
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280352

Venezuela (Waica) -- Making an Arrowhead of Bamboo 1954

Physical description:
one film reel (4 min.) silent b&w 16mm reference film
Culture:
Waica  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Venezuela
South America
Date:
1954
Local number:
E00130
HSFA 2006.2.972
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280353

East Africa, Tanganyika (Mbunga) -- Maiden's Initiation Rites 1949

Physical description:
one film reel (11 min.) silent b&w 16mm reference film
Culture:
Mbunga  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Tanzania
East Africa, Tanganyika
Africa
Date:
1949
Local number:
E00144
HSFA 2006.2.290
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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East Africa, Southern Tanganyika (Mbunga) -- Circumcision of a Youth 1949

Physical description:
one film reel (5 min.) silent b&w 16mm reference film
Culture:
Mbunga  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Tanzania
East Africa, Southern Tanganyika
Africa
Date:
1949
Local number:
E00145
HSFA 2006.2.291
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280355

West Asia, South Iraq (Ma'dan Arabs) -- Making Reed Mats 1955

Physical description:
one film reel (9 min.) silent b&w 16mm reference film
Culture:
Ma'dan Arabs  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Iraq
West Asia, South Iraq
Middle East
Date:
1955
Local number:
E00152
HSFA 2006.2.685
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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West Asia, South Iraq (Ma'dan Arabs) -- Building a Hut of Reeds with a Gable Roof 1955

Physical description:
one film reel (10 min.) silent b&w 16mm reference film
Culture:
Ma'dan Arabs  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Iraq
West Asia, South Iraq
Middle East
Date:
1955
Local number:
E00153
HSFA 2006.2.686
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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West Asia, South Iraq (Ma'dan Arabs) -- Building a Tunnel-shaped Hut of Reeds 1955

Physical description:
one film reel (9 min.) silent b&w 16mm reference film
Culture:
Ma'dan Arabs  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Iraq
West Asia, South Iraq
Middle East
Date:
1955
Local number:
E00154
HSFA 2006.2.687
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280358

Central Europe, Westphalia -- Folk Pottery in Westphalia 1957

Physical description:
one film reel (22 min.) silent b&w 16mm reference film
Type:
Projected media
Place:
Germany
Central Europe, Westphalia
Europe
Date:
1957
Local number:
E00155
HSFA 2006.2.599
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Film set from Encyclopaedia Cinematographica, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film 1952-1995
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edanmdm:siris_arc_280359

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