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Product Description: The most artistic of ethnographic filmmakers, and the most ethnographic of artistic filmmakers, Robert Gardner is one of the most original, as well as controversial, filmmakers of the last half century. This is the first volume of essays dedicated to his work--a corpus of aesthetically arresting films which includes the classic Dead Birds (1963), a lyric depiction of ritual warfare among the Dugum Dani, in the Highlands of New Guinea; Rivers of Sand (1974), a provocative portrayal of relations between the sexes among the Hamar, in southwestern Ethiopia; and Forest of Bliss (1986), a sublime city symphony about death and life in Benares, India...read more
By Ilisa Barbash (editor) and Lucien Taylor (editor)

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9781845207748 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 19, 2008, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: The most artistic of ethnographic filmmakers, and the most ethnographic of artistic filmmakers, Robert Gardner is one of the most original, as well as controversial, filmmakers of the last half century.

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Product Description: This extraordinary handbook was inspired by the distinctive concerns of anthropologists and others who film people in the field. The authors cover the practical, technical, and theoretical aspects of filming, from fundraising to exhibition, in lucid and complete detail―information never before assembled in one place...read more

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9780520087606 | Univ of California Pr, November 1, 1997, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: This extraordinary handbook was inspired by the distinctive concerns of anthropologists and others who film people in the field.

Product Description: This extraordinary handbook was inspired by the distinctive concerns of anthropologists and others who film people in the field. The authors cover the practical, technical, and theoretical aspects of filming, from fundraising to exhibition, in lucid and complete detail—information never before assembled in one place...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780520087590 | Univ of California Pr, November 1, 1997, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: This extraordinary handbook was inspired by the distinctive concerns of anthropologists and others who film people in the field.

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