Gold the sacred metal

Colombia, 1979

Film
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This film is about gold and what people will do for and with it. For gold, the Conquistadors waged wars and with their superior weapons defeated the Latin American Indians. The film shows the descendants of these Indians, the Koguis, who still survive in small villages. Twice a year they dance with golden masks.

Credits

director

Jeri Sopanen

producer

Lewis Bushnell

production company

Kena Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:16:00:00

Colour

Colour

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