STK-ID 3398

Various CSs and CUs of Yanoàma in communal hut, sharpening machete using a stone and water, children observing him. CSs of children in communal hut playing with piece of paper. CSs of woman sweeping hut floor, PAN of hut. CSs of several women with children in their arms walking past camera. CSs of Yanoàma man in communal hut sharpening machete using a stone and water. ZOOM IN to CU of his face. Various CUs of Yanoàma women adorned with garments, feather earrings, sticks sticking out lower lip, necklaces. Several shots from different angles of various activities of women and children inside communal hut. Cut to CS of boy in hammock. CU of small parrot-like birds eating. MS of women gathering firewood in large baskets on their back at edge of rain forest. Various shots of Yanoàma children, including CUs of faces.


Excerpt from
The Biosphere
Amazon River region
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio