Describes the arts and crafts of the Bakuba people of the Congo and briefly describes other aspects of their culture. Indicates the probable origin of the Bakuba in northern Africa. Pictures weaving, embroidery, tattooing, and making of statuary. Shows trinkets used to decorate costumes and presents details of the most ornate costume of the hereditary king.
Brandon Films, Inc; Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Ethnographic; Educational; Documentary
Kuba (African people)--Art ; Kuba (African people)--Manners and customs ; Kuba (African people)--Congo (Democratic Republic)
- Rights Statement
- No Copyright - United States
- Physical Description
1 Film (0:17:25); 16mm
Gift to the IUB Libraries from Instructional Support Services. Release date taken from africine.org.
Release Date: 1952
- Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003273598; Other: GR00405253; MDPI Barcode: 40000003273598
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