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Seeking the spirit [electronic resource] : plains Indians in Russia / Warrior Women Inc. ; director, Liucija Baskauskas ; producer, Bea Medicine.

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Other Title:
Plains Indians in Russia
Publication:
Watertown, MA : Documentary Educational Resources, [1999]
Series:
Ethnographic video online, volume 1
Format/Description:
Video
1 streaming video (27 min.)
Subjects:
Indian philosophy -- Russia (Federation)
Lithuanians -- Russia (Federation) -- Saint Petersburg Region -- Rites and ceremonies.
Powwows -- Russia (Federation) -- Saint Petersburg Region.
Rites and ceremonies -- Russia (Federation) -- Saint Petersburg Region.
Russians -- Russia (Federation) -- Saint Petersburg Region -- Rites and ceremonies.
Teton Indians -- South Dakota -- Wakpala.
Form/Genre:
Ethnographic films.
Language:
English; some dialogue in Russian with English subtitles.
Summary:
Shows how a group of Russians and Lithuanians, predominantly couples with young children, hold a powwow outside of St. Petersburg, and the reaction of a group of Indians in South Dakota to a videotape of the powwow. Through the powwow, the Russians and Lithuanians are seeking a better way to live, and hope to impart authentic Native American values to their offspring.
Notes:
Documentary.
Originally filmed in 1995 and copyright in 1997.
Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2010. (Ethnographic video online). Available via World Wide Web.
Society of Visual Anthropology, honorable mention
Contributor:
Alexander Street Press.
Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Warrior Women, Inc.
Contains:
Baskauskas, Liucija, 1942-, Director
Medicine, Beatrice., Producer
OCLC:
649690782
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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