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Land Dayaks of Sarawak, The

Synopsis
A straightforward presentation of the daily life of a land dayak longhouse village as it was in about 1960, with material on the growing of rice, fishing, the collection of wild vegetables and fruits, food preparation and meals in the longhouse, agricultural ritual, canoe making, children’s games, dancing and other topics.
Language
English
Country
Australia
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. sd. col. 38 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
196
Availability
Hire
Uses
Undergraduates. Postgraduates.
Subjects
Anthropology
Keywords
rural communities; Sarawak; shamans; social life and customs

Credits

Director
William R Geddes

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Distributor

Name

Royal Anthropological Institute Film & Video Library, c/o Concord Media

Email
sales@concordvideo.co.uk
Web
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Phone
01473 726012
Fax
01473 274531
Address
Rosehill Centre
22 Hines Road
Ipswich
IP3 9BG

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