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Title The King does not lie : the initiation of a priest of Shango / by Judith Gleason, Elisa Mereghetti, with the collaboration of Yrmino Valdés Garriz, Marco Mensa ; script and production, Judith Gleason ; co-producer, Yrmino Valdés Garriz.

Published New York, NY : Filmakers Library, 1993.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM INTERNET video  The Whole World    AVAILABLE
Physical description 1 online resource (43 minutes).
Series Ethnographic video online ; volume 1.
Ethnographic video online ; volume 1.
Summary Documentary showing the ritual and ceremony associated with the initiation of a Shango priest, the Thundergod of the traditional Yoruba religion. Takes place in a contemporary Puerto Rican community among New World practitioners of the ancient religion, Santeria.
Other formats Previously released as DVD.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2012. (Ethnographic video online). Available via World Wide Web.
Language notes This edition in English.
Other author Gleason, Judith.
Mensa, Marco.
Mereghetti, Elisa.
Valdés, Yrmino.
Subject Santeria.
Nonfiction films.
Variant Title Title on original external container: The King does not lie : the initiation of a Shango priest.
The King does not lie.