She shall be called woman

Belgium, 1953

Film
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Depicts the position of women in primitive African societies. As Biblical texts concerning the creation of women, her place in society, and her influence on the affairs of mankind through the ages are read, the ideas are visualised through selected primitive African sculpture.

Credits

producer/director

Gerard De Boe

Language

English

Duration

00:11:53:00

Colour

Black and White

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

28455

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Anthropology

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Women - Africa

Crafts & Visual Arts → Sculpture

Documentary

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Ethnology

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Society, Primitive

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Women - Africa

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Women - Social conditions

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Women - Africa

History → Anthropology

History → Society, Primitive

History → Women - History

Short films

Short films → Short films - Belgium

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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