STK-ID 3541

MSs of Marguerita, a little Bolivian girl boiling water outside her house, of her brother sitting on the ground nearby. MSs, MCSs of Marguerita washing and combing her hair, shot where she is inside her house. Shots of a Bolivian medicine inventor in a room teaching some people of Turco how to make remedies, of people trying syrups and balms. MSs of llamas and sheep herd walking on Bolivian altiplano arid plain with two women, a child and dogs watching them. MCS of Bolivian woman spinning wool by hand while walking with other woman and child beside her. Photographic shots of Turco people, of Padre Santiago (Jacques Monast O.M.I.) missionary from Quebec with Bolivian people, of Turco church.


Excerpt from
Les deux côtés de la médaille
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio