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Author Carelli, Vincent

Title The girl's celebration / by Vincent Carelli
Published Watertown, Mass. : Documentary Educational Resources, 1987


Description 1 online resource (18 min.)
Series Ethnographic video online
Summary The Nambiquara of Mato Grosso are trying to re-establish their traditional practices. In The Girl's Celebration a girl undergoes puberty rites after her first menstruation, entering seclusion for several months; a neighboring village is then invited to fetch her out of isolation and to take part in a feast and celebration
Credits Director, Vincent Carelli
Cast Narrators, Oliver Kaen and Frieda Hoops
Event Recorded in Mato Grosso, Brazil
Notes Print version record
Subject Nambicuara Indians -- Rites and ceremonies
Ethnic relations.
SUBJECT Mato Grosso (Brazil : State) -- Ethnic relations
Rondônia (Brazil : State) -- Ethnic relations
Subject Brazil -- Mato Grosso (State)
Brazil -- Rondônia (State)
Genre/Form Documentary
Documentary films.
Ethnographic films.
Nonfiction films.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Ethnographic films.
Films autres que de fiction.
Films ethnographiques.
Form Streaming video
Author Kaen, Oliver
Hoops, Frieda