The Resource The Women's Olamal: The Organization of a Maasai Fertility Ceremony, by Melissa Llelewyn-Davies, (streaming video)

The Women's Olamal: The Organization of a Maasai Fertility Ceremony, by Melissa Llelewyn-Davies, (streaming video)

Label
The Women's Olamal: The Organization of a Maasai Fertility Ceremony
Title
The Women's Olamal: The Organization of a Maasai Fertility Ceremony
Statement of responsibility
by Melissa Llelewyn-Davies
Contributor
Author
Contributor
Film director
Producer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Women's Olamal follows the events that preceded a controversial ceremony in Loita, Kenya, to bless the women and to increase their ability to have children. This film, presented in observational style with limited commentary, depicts some of the tensions between men and women in Maasai society which, in this case, erupt in a violent row between them
Member of
Is part of
Cataloging source
CaSfKAN
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by Documentary Educational Resources in 1985
Language note
In English, Subtitles in English
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Llelewyn-Davies, Melissa
  • Kisaju
  • Kisaro
  • Nolmeeyu
  • Nolpiyaya
  • Ole Kopio
  • British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Runtime
114
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maasai
  • Gender status
  • Violence
  • Gender
  • Religious rites and ceremonies
  • Fertility
  • Childbirth
Technique
live action
Label
The Women's Olamal: The Organization of a Maasai Fertility Ceremony, by Melissa Llelewyn-Davies, (streaming video)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1049160
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 110 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
  • If you can{u2019}t find the material you require in the Kanopy collection, please contact your subject librarian
  • Available for use by up to 3 uses, 4th uses triggers 1 year subscription for unlimited users
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1049160
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Video recording format
other
Label
The Women's Olamal: The Organization of a Maasai Fertility Ceremony, by Melissa Llelewyn-Davies, (streaming video)
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1049160
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 110 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
  • If you can{u2019}t find the material you require in the Kanopy collection, please contact your subject librarian
  • Available for use by up to 3 uses, 4th uses triggers 1 year subscription for unlimited users
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1049160
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Video recording format
other

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