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Title Sastun / directed by Guido Verweyen
Published Watertown, MA : Documentary Educational Resources, 2002, ©2001


Description 1 online resource (1 streaming video (20 min.))
Series Ethnographic video online
Summary Sastun tells the story of American herbalist Rosita Arvigo, whose quest to explore the healing powers of plants led her to the rain forest of Belize where she befriended one of the last remaining Maya shamans, Don Elijio Panti
Event Copyright date on credit frame: 2001
Notes Print version record
Subject Arvigo, Rosita -- Travel -- Belize -- Cayo District
Arvigo, Rosita
Arvigo, Rosita.
Mayas -- Ethnobotany
Mayas -- Medicine.
Traditional medicine -- Belize -- Cayo District
Ethnobotany -- Belize -- Cayo District
Maya healers -- Belize -- Cayo District
Medicinal plants -- Belize -- Cayo District
Rain forest ecology -- Belize -- Cayo District
Medicine, Traditional
Indians, Central American
Maya healers.
Mayas -- Ethnobotany.
Mayas -- Medicine.
Medicinal plants.
Rain forest ecology.
Traditional medicine.
Belize -- Cayo District.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Ethnographic films.
Nonfiction films.
Documentary films.
Ethnographic films.
Nonfiction films.
Films ethnographiques.
Films autres que de fiction.
Form Streaming video
Author Verweyen, Guido
Arvigo, Rosita. Sastun
Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Other Titles Sastun : my apprenticeship with a Maya healer