Nanook of the North

Commentary & Opinion
12:53 pm
Fri March 15, 2013

Audrey Kupferberg: Nanook and Wedding of Palo

Many ethnographic filmmakers are – and always have been-- content to record and educate.  Since the early silent film days, factual films of this sort have captured a straight-forward view of the lifestyles, rituals, and customs of isolated people from far-away places.

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