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Book ô Return to the Land of the Head Hunters ↠ Brad Evans The first silent feature film with an all Indian cast and a surviving original orchestral score Edward Curtis's 1914 In the Land of the Head Hunters was a landmark of early cinema Influential but often neglected in historical accounts this spectacular melodrama was an intercultural product of Curtis's encounter and collaboration with the Kwakwaka'wakw of British ColumbiaIn recognition of the film's centenni

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Download Doc ☆ Return to the Land of the Head Hunters ↠ 392 pages ↠ The first silent feature film with an all Indian cast and a surviving original orchestral score Edward Curtis's 1914 In the Land of the Head Hunters was a landmark of early cinema Influential but often neglected in historical accoun Al and alongside the release of a restored version Return to the Land of the Head Hunters brings together leading anthropologists Native American authorities artists musicians literary scholars and film historians to reassess the film and its legacy The volume offers uniue Kwakwaka'wakw perspectives on the film accounts of its production and subseuent circulation and evaluations of its depictions of cultura

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Return to the Land of the Head HuntersL practiceLike his photographs Curtis's motion picture was meant to document a supposedly vanishing race But as this collection shows the film is not simply an artifact of colonialist nostalgia Resituated within film history and informed by a legacy of Kwakwaka'wakw participation and response the movie offers dynamic evidence of ongoing cultural survival and transformation under shared conditions of moderni