Primitive Paradise

Location:Papua New Guinea, Irian Jaya
Subject:Exploration; culture
Length:1,600 feet
Format:1/2-inch VHS
Year Released:1958
Producer:Explorer's Club
Distributor:Smithsonian HSFA
Library Code:Smithsonian HSFA 78.1.2
Description:Edited film of an Explorer's Club expedition led by Lewis Cotlow through various locations in Papua and Dutch New Guinea, including the Sepik River and the Wahgi and Baliem Valleys. Includes scenes of men's houses in the Sepik region and an intertribal sing-sing with dancers in ceremonial dress. Supplementary materials.
Record No:1716
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