A man and his wife make a hammock Moäwä and Daeyama make a hammock

In this film about the Yanomamo Indians who live near the headwaters of the Orinoco River in Southern Venezuela, a village headman weaves a cotton hammock while his wife and baby watch

Main Author: Asch, Timothy
Corporate Authors: Documentary Educational Resources (Firm), Pennsylvania State University
Other Authors: Chagnon, Napoleon A., Fischel, Anne
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Watertown, MA Documentary Educational Resources 2007, c2007
Series:Ethnographic video online, volume 1
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Online Access:
Collection: Ethnographic Video Online Vol. 1 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:In this film about the Yanomamo Indians who live near the headwaters of the Orinoco River in Southern Venezuela, a village headman weaves a cotton hammock while his wife and baby watch
Item Description:"Produced at Documentary Educational Resources on a grant from the National Science Foundation administered by Brandeis University and the University of Michigan. The collaboration of our colleagues at Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientificas is gratefully appreciated."-- opening credits. - Disc label and container insert list running time and year of production incorrectly as 12 min. and 1975, respectively. - Videodisc release of a film originally released in 1974
Physical Description:1 streaming video (ca. 9 min.)