Dead Birds

Location:Irian Jaya / West Papua
Subject:Tribal warfare; social life and customs
Length:83 minutes
Format:16mm; 1/2-inch VHS
Year Released:1965
Director:Robert Gardner
Distributor:CRM; Phoenix; Penn State Media & Technology Support Services (rental); Indiana University (rental)
Library Code:UHM AV/C VIDEOTAPE 614, pts. 1-3; HSL; Smithsonian HSFA; NFVLS
Description:A documentary made by the Peabody Museum expedition to New Guinea that shows the highly systematic and formalistic ritual of inter-tribal warfare and revenge practiced by the Dani people.
Record No:431
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