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Dance in Africa

Author: Esther A Dagan; Jerrold Rappaport; Galerie Amrad art africain.
Publisher: Montreal : Galerie Amrad/African Arts, ℗1987.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A survey of dance in West Africa with footage taken from the Lion Festival and the First World Festival of Negro Art held in Dakar in 1966.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Esther A Dagan; Jerrold Rappaport; Galerie Amrad art africain.
OCLC Number: 41480163
Credits: Edited and narrated by Jerrold Rappaport.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (58 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Contents: Countries represented in order of appearance: Senegal (Casamance region) --
Gambia --
Sierra Leone (Mende and Sherbro people) --
Ivory Coast (Dan and Senufo people) --
Ghana (Ashanti) --
Togo (Kabre, Bassari, and Ewe [?]) --
Benin (Yoruba and others) --
Nigeria (Yoruba, Ibo, Hausa) --
Cameroon (Bamun and others) --
Gabon (Fang and others) --
Zambia --
Burundi (Watusi and others) --
Niger (Bororo and others).
Responsibility: a film by Esther A. Dagan.

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A survey of dance in West Africa with footage taken from the Lion Festival and the First World Festival of Negro Art held in Dakar in 1966.

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