Detail View: T.D.A. Cockerell Collection: Africa - pygmy dance

Collection Name: 
Theodore Dru Alison Cockerell Papers
Title: 
Africa - pygmy dance
Creator: 
Mackie, Alice, 1885-1977
Description: 
Title from container. Photographer, Alice Mackey. A travel film taken in the Belgian Congo, on a trip with the Cockerells and Ogilvies (entomologists). Includes shots along the Lualaba River and images of indigenous people, with intertitle reading "Pygmy Dance." Information intertitles added by hand, ca. 1932.
Description: 
Intertitles: 00:00 Delilo, Belgian Congo, women smoking; 00:30 Termite nests made into cement; 00:47 Monkey; 01:22 Lualaba River; 03:02 Pygmy Dance; 06:06 Expedition; 08:56 Making Fire with Sticks
Description: 
Title on case: Pygmy Dance-Belgian Congo
Description: 
1 film reel (16 mm) black and white; silent; acetate film; 400 feet
Description: 
Runtime: 9:16
Date: 
ca. 1932
Type: 
MovingImage
Format: 
motion pictures (visual works)
Format: 
black-and-white film (film, material)
Format: 
video/mp4
Coverage: 
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Subject: 
Indigenous peoples
Subject: 
Dance
Identifier: 
U183071337666_narv_cockerell_pygmyDanceBelgianCongo_a.mp4
Identifier ARK: 
https://ark.colorado.edu/ark:/47540/b13k2556p1n5
Source: 
For more information about the physical collection, visit the University of Colorado Boulder Libraries Rare and Distinctive Collections.
Language: 
English
Relation: 
Theodore Dru Alison Cockerell Papers; COU:359; Item Barcode: U183071337666
Rights: 
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