||Ax Fight, the
||Timothy Asch and Napoleon Chagnon
||Produced by ? 1975.
The Ax Fight operates on several levels. It plunges the viewer into the problems of Yanomamo kinship, alliance, and village fission; of violence and conflict resolution. At the same time it raises questions about how anthropologists and filmmakers translate their experience into meaningful words and coherent, moving images.
1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., color ; 1/2 in
by Timothy Asch and Napoleon Chagnon
Subject Mishimishimabowei-teri, Venezuela
Conflict between the villagers of Mishimishimabowei-teri and their visitors from another village