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Arrows Against the Wind

Synopsis
Portrays the cultural beliefs of the Dani and Asmat, two tribal groups in West Papua (Irian Jayan), and the social, political and environmental upheaval following Indonesia’s invasion of the country in 1963.
Language
English
Country
Australia
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 52 min.
Year of production
1992
Availability
Hire; 2000 hire: £5.00 (+p&p) for 2 weeks
Subjects
Anthropology; Development studies
Keywords
Asmat; cultural influences; Dani; ecology; indigenous peoples; Indonesia; Irian Jaya

Credits

Producer
Tracey Groome
Contributor
Anne Basser

Production Company

Name

Land Beyond Productions

Name

SBS Television

Distributor

Name

Survival International

Phone
020 7242 1441
Fax
020 7242 1771
Address
London
WC1N 3QL
Notes
Contact: Libarty Bollen, e-mail: lb@survival-international.org (4/00)

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