"African Heritage" (1968)

Category: Produced Film

Length: 27:09

Film ID F16-4023
Film Description Completed Film
Actually shot on the New Jersey Shore featuring the Arthur Hall Dance Troupe

Dr. Froelich Rainey introduces aspects of African Art in the University Museum, and intercut are segments filmed with the The Afro-American Dance Ensemble assembled by American choreographer Arthur Hall.
In the last two minutes of the film, Dr. Louis S.B. Leakey explains that all mankind originates in Africa.
Video Category Produced Film
Topics Leakey, Louis S.B., Hall, Arthur, Rainey, Froelich, United States
Contributor(s) Arthur Hall, Choreographer | Glen Bernard, Producer | The Afro-American Dance Ensemble
Rights All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org.