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The Resource Releasing the spirits : a village cremation in Bali, produced by [the] Department of Anthropology, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University and Documentary Educational Resources, (electronic resource)

Releasing the spirits : a village cremation in Bali, produced by [the] Department of Anthropology, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University and Documentary Educational Resources, (electronic resource)

Label
Releasing the spirits : a village cremation in Bali
Title
Releasing the spirits
Title remainder
a village cremation in Bali
Statement of responsibility
produced by [the] Department of Anthropology, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University and Documentary Educational Resources
Contributor
Consultant to a project
Distributor
Performer
Producer
Subject
Language
  • ban
  • eng
  • eng
  • ban
Summary
About a group of villagers in Central Bali in who cooperated to carry out a group cremation in 1978. Shows the way they approached this task, including preparations as well as the cycle of rituals : the cremation, post-cremation, & casting of the ashes into the ocean. Most of the narration is by the four participants, recorded as they were watching videotapes of the ceremonies 2 years later
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Videocassette release of the 1979 film
Language note
Dialogue in Balinese; narration and subtitles in English, subtitles translated from Balinese
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Asch, Patsy
  • Asch, Timothy
  • Connor, Linda
  • Jero Tapakan
  • Australian National University
  • Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Runtime
43
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cremation
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Mourning customs
  • Spiritualism
  • Bali (Indonesia : Province)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Releasing the spirits : a village cremation in Bali, produced by [the] Department of Anthropology, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University and Documentary Educational Resources, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ASP763778/anth
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 streaming video (43 min.)
Form of item
online
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)649690764
Video recording format
other
Label
Releasing the spirits : a village cremation in Bali, produced by [the] Department of Anthropology, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University and Documentary Educational Resources, (electronic resource)
Publication
Control code
ASP763778/anth
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 streaming video (43 min.)
Form of item
online
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)649690764
Video recording format
other

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