India 1959 Reel 14 of 31

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:50
Film ID F16-0163
Film Description Reel 14 of 31
Unedited travelogue


Cat. Reel 163 1959: Reel 14: India. Narainpur. Jagdalpur. Dantewara.

Stilt dance, other dances at Halbas tribe training school (Narainpur)
Women spinning silk thread. Silk cocoons.
Men in fields (possibly irrigating).
Cock fight. Villagers gathered under tree.
Pottery jugs.
Distilling apparatus. Brick fire-pit (underexposed).
Selling liquor (three scenes).
Cart and its owners.
Small boy (camera shy).
Traditional dress ( cu).
Pottery jars packed for transport. Market. (mws).
Measuring cloth by elbow.
Food wrapped in leaves (cu).
Mailman and seal.
Men on road.
Woman weaving net (cu).
Man using bow and arrow.
Rural woman (cu).
Scenes on road.
Man in buffalo costume.
People waiting in line to dance.
Buffalo dance, Muria Adivasis
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Narainpur, Jagdalpur, Dantewara, Stilt dancing, Dance, Village life, Sericulture, Distillation, Halba people, Halbasis, Adivasis