In the land of the head hunters /
a film by Edward S. Curtis.
[Harrington Park, NJ] : Milestone Film & Video [2014]
2 videodiscs (approximately 110 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
1933920696, 9781933920696
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[Harrington Park, NJ] : Milestone Film & Video [2014]
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Disc 1: In the land of the head hunters : a drama of primitive life on the shores of the North Pacific (2013) / The World Film Corporation presents ; from story written and pictures made by Edward S. Curtis, produced by The Seattle Film Co., Inc. (approximately 66 min.) -- Disc 2: In the land of the war canoes : Kwakiutl Indian life on the Northwest coast (1973) / a Milestone film release ; story written and picture made in 1914 by Edward S. Curtis ; edited by professor George Irving Quimby, professor Bill Holm, Burke Museum, University of Washington (approximately 44 min.).
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In the Land of the Head Hunters: Assistant director, interpreter, research, George Hunt, 'Maxwa̲laga̲lis/K'ix̲itasu ; music, Turning Point Ensemble.
In the land of the war canoe: Consulting editor and sound recordist, David Gerth ; production manager, Bill Ross.
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Disc 1 special features: The Head Hunters Reconstrution Project, Edmund August Schwinke stills gallery, Turning Point Ensemble and the score, and a trailer for "In the land of the head hunters".
Disc 2 special features: The Indian the Image Maker, a cultural presentation by the Gwa'wina dancers, and cylinder recordings by Edward S. Curtis.
In the land of the head hunters is a silent film with English intertitles and is accompanied by a musical score. In the land of the war canoes includes sound.
Originally filmed in 1914, "restored by the UCLA Film and Television Archive in cooperation with the Field Museum of Natural History".
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In the land of the war canoes In Kwak'wala dialogue with optional English subtitles.
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