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Title Oh, what a blow that phantom gave me! : Edmund Carpenter / Media Generation ; a film by John Bishop, Harald Prins.

Published Watertown, MA : Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2003.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM INTERNET video  The Whole World    AVAILABLE
Physical description 1 online resource (54 minutes).
Series Ethnographic video online ; volume 1.
Ethnographic video online ; volume 1.
Summary The film takes its title from a 1972 book written by anthropologist Edmund Carpenter and explores the positive and negative ways in which media, and film in particular, interact with indigenous cultures. Carpenter and other filmmakers, including Adelaide de Menil, discuss interactions of media and culture in Papua New Guinea and the Canadian Arctic.
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 Bishop, John Melville.
Prins, Harald E. L.
Carpenter, Edmund, 1922-2011.
Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Media Generation (Firm)
Subject Carpenter, Edmund, 1922-2011. -- Interviews.
Documentary films.
Indigenous peoples and mass media -- Arctic regions.
Indigenous peoples and mass media -- Papua New Guinea.
Indigenous peoples and mass media.
Mass media -- Social aspects.
Technology -- Social aspects.
Visual anthropology.
Nonfiction films.
Variant Title Oh what a blow that phantom gave me.
Oh, what a blow that phantom gave me!