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Catalog # 134
Title Umbanda: the Problem Solver (Missing from Shelves)
Series Disappearing World Series
Filmmaker Peter Fry
Year 1977
Subject Ancient Culture
Format VHS
Region South America
Description Produced by Granada Television International. 1977. ISBN: ? Summary Umbanda is a religious cult based on centuries-old African tribal rituals; elements of Catholicism are blended with belief in spirit possession. Graphic footage of a weekend ceremony of worship and ritual dancing on the beach of San Paolo. Descript 1 videocassette (53 min.) : sd., color ; 1/2 in Series Disappearing World Series Cast Anthropologist: Peter Fry Subject Ritual dancing