Divine horsemen : the living gods of Haiti /

Documentary of the Voudoun religions of Haiti. Presents rituals performed by the Rada, Petro, and Congo cults, whose devotees commune with cosmic powers through invocations, sacrifices, and possession.

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Other Authors / Creators:Deren, Maya. Divine horsemen.
Ito, Cherel.
Itō, Teiji, 1922-2010.
Other Corporate Authors / Creators:Mystic Fire Video, Inc.
Format: DVD
Language:English
Imprint: [Montauk, NY] : Mystic Fire Video, [2005]
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Summary:Documentary of the Voudoun religions of Haiti. Presents rituals performed by the Rada, Petro, and Congo cults, whose devotees commune with cosmic powers through invocations, sacrifices, and possession.
Maya Deren takes us on a journey into the fascinating world of the Voudoun religion, whose devotees commune with the cosmic powers through invocation, offerings, song and dance.
Item Description:DVD.
"Filmed in Haiti 1947-1951, by Maya Deren."
"The narration was adapted from the book by Maya Deren, Divine horsemen : the living gods of Haiti."
Film editor, Cherel Ito ; sound editor, Teiji Ito ; narrators, John Genke, Joan Pape.
Originally released on videocassette in 1985.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (52 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN:1561765015