A Father Washes His Children

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A Father Washes His Children
Part of the Series: Yanomamo Collection

1974
13 mins

Dedeheiwa, a shaman and headman in his village, takes nine of his children and grandchildren to the river where he washes them carefully and patiently. This film, like A Man and His Wife Weave a Hammock and Weeding the Garden,...

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Directors
Napoleon Chagnon, Timothy Asch