Südafrika, Transvaal: Tänze der Arbeiter von Johannesburg-Roodepoort

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Title
Südafrika, Transvaal: Tänze der Arbeiter von Johannesburg-Roodepoort
Additional title: Encyclopaedia cinematographica
Names
Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film (Göttingen, Germany) (Film producer)
Collection

Encyclopaedia cinematographica

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1967
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1618
Topics
Dance -- South Africa
Chopi (African people) -- Dances
Swazi (African people) -- Dances
Zulu dance
Ndau (African people) -- Dances
Xhosa (African people) -- Dances
Weapon dances
Acrobatic dancing
Dance -- South Africa
Genres
Filmed dance
Motion pictures
Documentary films
Ethnographic films
Notes
Content: English title: South Africa, Transvaal; Dances of the workers from Johannesburg-Roodepoort. For a descriptive pamphlet in German, with English summary, see: *MGS (General) Encyclopaedia cinematographica.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (30 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in
Description
Filmed at a performance at the Durban Deep Ltd. Combine in Roodepoort. Men from different Bantu-speaking groups perform the following dances: the Swasi "ndlamu"; an unidentified dance by the Setapo (a branch of the Xhosa); the Shangaan "makwaya"; the Ndau "muchongolo," which incorporates acrobatic elements; the Chopi "ngodo," part of which is danced with swords and shields; the Zulu "ndlamu": and the Zingili "ndlamu."
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
German
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169740
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a2df0c50-352b-0131-324e-3c075448cc4b
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  • 1967: Created
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Südafrika, Transvaal" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1967. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ed8d4c30-3432-0131-dac9-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Südafrika, Transvaal" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 15, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ed8d4c30-3432-0131-dac9-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1967). Südafrika, Transvaal Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ed8d4c30-3432-0131-dac9-3c075448cc4b

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Südafrika, Transvaal