1957 #43 New Guinea - Watson Kintner Collection




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Published on Jun 22, 2011

Cat. Reel 147 1957: Reel 43: New Guinea, goroke, kainantu, beni river

Cooking sago.
Cooking yams covered with reeds.
Making a drum.
Eating sugar cane.
Eating pig jaw (mws).
Heating a stone.
Sing-sing (near Goroke landing field). Various dances.
"Sing" of pig.
Carrying pig.
Rubbing on pig grease.
Apportioning pig parts at sing-sing.
Preparing for sing-sing: applying make-up, etc.
People on their way to sing-sing at nearby village.

Producer: Watson Kintner
Audio/Visual: silent, color
Keywords: Feasting; Sing-sing


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