|Film Description:||Reel 41 of 44|
ShotlistReel 41 of 44
Cat. Reel 145 1957: Reel 41: New Guinea. June 22-25. Minj.
Bird of paradise feather headdress: part of "Bride-price."
Facial decoration. Man's hair peroxide-bleached.
Trail leading to "Bride-price" party.
Eating roast pig. (underexposed).
Salting food: bamboo saltshaker. (underexposed).
Gifts at wedding.
Girl with sticks through her nose.
Man an road (overexposed).
Men and women (cu).
Baby in balem bag. People (cu).
Garden with typically rectangular plots.
Bird of paradise headdresses.
Groups marching and dancing on road.
|Film Creator:||Watson Kintner|
|Topics:||Marriage rites, Bride price ceremonies, Minj, Papua New Guinea|
|Tags:||Bride price ceremonies | Marriage rites | Minj | Papua New Guinea|
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