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  • Short Summary

    Traditional rituals accompany fishing in the Logone River.

  • Description

    Africa.

    VS Flock of large birds (Chari - their arrival is a good omen) fly low over the Logone River at Cameroun / Cameroon in the African republic. MS A family of four African natives waist high in water. MS Two very young native children pour water over each other. VS Natives arriving for fishing season. VS Old men making signs in sand. VS The natives wade into water with their primitive baskets and nets.

    VS The Gourounas natives performing dance rituals on side of river. MS Old man with pipe in his mouth, fishing. VS Fish being caught. CU Large fish that has been caught. VS Two natives pretend to fight as the dance goes on around them. VS The Massa fishermen leaving the water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3066.07
    Media URN:
    87040
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:20:00 / 01:17:33:00
    Canister:
    UN 3666 G

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