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  1. Bitter Money (2017)

    Director
    Bing Wang
    Subject
    Anthropology; Economics
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 1 NTSC, 152 minutes), $35.000

    BITTER MONEY documents China’s rapid economic and social transformation by following the rural workers who leave their Yunnan hometown to move to the city of Huzhou, one of the busiest cities of eastern...

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  2. Carnival King of Europe Collection (2017)

    aka: Carnival, King of Europe

    Director
    Michele Trentini; Giovanni Kezich
    Subject
    Anthropology
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 PAL, 562 minutes), £200.00

    Every winter ancient rituals are performed throughout Europe to secure prosperity and good harvests. These rituals are at the heart of what is known today as the Carnival celebrations. Led by anthropologist...

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  3. My Eyes As a Stranger (2017)

    Director
    Toni de Bromhead
    Subject
    Anthropology
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (PAL, 52 minutes), £50.00

    Story about the friendship between an English filmmaker and Nicola, a Sicilian ex-gangster who lives in Florence. The documentary moves to and fro between a street of ill repute and the field where Nicola...

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  4. Caught in a Web (2017)

    aka: Caught in a Web Trilogy

    Director
    Toni de Bromhead
    Subject
    Anthropology
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (52 minutes (each film)), £50.00

    Three films comparing and contrasting aspects of life in a Dorset community in the Bride Valley and in Villes-sur-Auzon, a French village in Provence. The first film in the trilogy is A VILLAGE HERITAGE...

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  5. Why is Mr W. Laughing? (2017)

    Director
    Jana Papenbroock
    Subject
    Anthropology; Art; Social Studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 76 minutes), £50.00

    Documentary which takes us on a collaborative journey through the pictorial worlds of three artists with different disabilities. The film, which focuses on their aesthetic obsessions, uses an eclectic mix of...

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  6. Living with Boko Haram (2016)

    Director
    Trond Waage; Mouzamou Ahamadou
    Subject
    Anthropology
    Distribution
    DVD (37 minutes), £50.00

    Militant Islamic group Boko Haram’s violent insurgency is approaching Mogde, on the border between Nigeria and Cameroon, where Antoniette lives. In Kolbotn, near Oslo (Norway), lives her eldest son Vakote,...

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  7. Arab Londoners - Migrants and British Identity (2015)

    Producer
    Jayne Egerton
    Subject
    Anthropology; Social Studies

    Podcast. THINKING ALOUD is a BBC 4 radio discussion series first broadcast in 1998 and hosted by Laurie Taylor focusing on the latest social science research. In this edition Professor Taylor talks to Ramy...

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  8. Swiss Yodelling - Thirty Years Later (2015)

    Producer
    Hugo Zemp
    Subject
    Anthropology; Music
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 NTSC, 71 minutes + 21 minutes of extras), $340.00

    Thirty years after the first four documentaries, this film continues the research of the particular yodel style of the Muotatal, a Swiss alpine valley. In the 1980s, ethnomusicologist Hugo Zemp found the...

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  9. Between Memories (2015)

    Director
    Martha-Cecilia Dietrich
    Subject
    Anthropology; History
    Distribution
    Sale Hire, DVD (Region 0 PAL, 34 minutes), £15.00

    Eudosia is still searching for her husband’s remains in the highlands of Ayacucho; Lucero has been in prison for 25 years now for the crime of terrorism against the Peruvian state; since 2009 the commandos...

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  10. Goshen (2015)

    aka: Goshen: Places of Refuge for the Running People

    Director
    Dana Richardson; Sarah Zentz
    Subject
    Anthropology
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 NTSC, 85 minutes), £110.00

    Feature-length documentary depicting the lifestyle of the indigenous Tarahumara, a light-footed running tribe who are striving to maintain their ancient culture in the depths of Mexico’s Copper Canyons....

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