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Catalog # 227
Title Macumba - World of the Spirits (D)
Series National Geographic Explorer
Filmmaker Michael Barnes (Producer)
Year 1995
Subject Culture
Format VHS
Region Europe
Description Produced by National Geographic Explorer. 1995. ISBN: ? Summary Sometimes the camera films of its own volition. Macumba shows an optical tangle in 13 scenes. As a start signal one hears a double hammer blow arising from a black screen, a sound like the nailing shut of a coffin. Macumba develops slowly out of the black. A black porno couple on the telephone in London. Then they meet on a snake in a park and are, together with Kalahari Bushmen mixed to a film matrix which is as incomprehensible as real life. Throughout Macumba the sound of rain can be heard. Descript 1 videocassette (18 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in Series National Geographic Explorer Cast ? Subject The worship of spirit gods in Brazil