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Title Divine horsemen : the living gods of Haiti / filmed in Haiti 1947-1951 by Maya Deren
Edition Fullscreen edition
Published [United States] : Mystic Fire Video ; Microcinema [distributor], 2005


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Description 1 videodisc (52 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Summary Journey into the fascinating world of the Voudoun religion of Haiti filmed by Maya Deren during 1947-51, and edited posthumously by Teji and Cherel Ito. The viewer attends the rituals of Rada, Petro, and Congo cults, whose devotees commune with the cosmic powers through invocations-ritual offerings, song and dance
Notes DVD. Region unpecified
No rating given
Available for Deakin University staff and students only
Subject Dance -- Haiti.
Cults -- Haiti.
Yoruba (African people) -- Haiti -- Rites and ceremonies.
Kongo (African people) -- Haiti -- Rites and ceremonies.
Vodou -- Haiti.
Genre/Form Experimental film
Video recordings.
Author Deren, Maya.
Ito, Cherel.
Itō, Teiji.
Mystic Fire Video, Inc.