Picturesque Patzcuaro

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Date
1942
Summary
Shows Lake Patzcuaro in Mexico and the life of the Tarascan Indians who live on its shores.  Portrays their daily activities, such as fishing, and their market day at Patzcuaro.  Then pictures a fiesta day, with scenes from the famous Dance of the Old Men.  Ends with further scenes of the calm lake.
Publishers
Castle Films; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center; Mexican Tourist Association; The Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs
Genres
Educational; Historical
Subject
Pátzcuaro (Mexico) -- Description and travel ; Travelogues (Motion pictures).
Collection
Government films
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:11:19); 16mm
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003345420; Other: GR00443108; MDPI Barcode: 40000003345420

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