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Masai in the modern world

Author: Henion HanRobyn HofmeyerMark D NewmanJaphet NgubanePamela Mpumi NomveteAll authors
Publisher: [Johannesburg] : Phakathi Films New York, N.Y. : Filmakers Library [U.S. distributor], SABC ; 1995.
Series: Living in Africa.; Healing the land series.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks at the impact of the modern world on the ancient culture of the Masai people. Traditionally the Masai herded their cattle between the plains and the well-watered mountain land. As tourism and agriculture makes inroads on their already scarce land, they are trying to adapt without losing their heritage.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Henion Han; Robyn Hofmeyer; Mark D Newman; Japhet Ngubane; Pamela Mpumi Nomvete; Edwin Wes; Filmakers Library, inc.; Film Resource Unit.; Phakathi Films.; South African Broadcasting Corporation.
OCLC Number: 35454885
Notes: At head of title: Kenya.
"Video distribution through the Film Resource Unit, Johannesburg."
Some parts of film are subtitled in English.
"Living in Africa is part of the Healing the Land series."
Credits: Mark Newman, writer and director ; Edwin Wes, camera ; Henion Han, editor ; Japhet Ngubane, production coordinator.
Performer(s): Pamela Mpumi Nomvete, narrator.
Description: 1 videocassette (27 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Living in Africa.; Healing the land series.
Other Titles: Kenya: Masai in the modern world
Responsibility: produced by Mark Newman & Robyn Hofmeyer for Phakathi Films & SABC.

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Looks at the impact of the modern world on the ancient culture of the Masai people. Traditionally the Masai herded their cattle between the plains and the well-watered mountain land. As tourism and agriculture makes inroads on their already scarce land, they are trying to adapt without losing their heritage.

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