Title
Marriage of Marimu. [videorecording] :  Arusi ya Mariamu ; Sharing is unity = Ushirika ni umoja   / Compact Video Services ; produced by the Tanzania Film Co. and Ron Mulvihill.
Arusi ya Mariamu
Marriage of Mariamu
Sharing is unity
Ushirika ni umoja
Name/Creator
Mulvihill, Ron, 1958-
Ngoge, Nanyayoma.
Lihamba, Amandina.
Kaduma, Godwin.
Jacka, Janet.
Jacka, Imagoro.
Tanzania Film Co
African Family Films (Firm)
Compact Video Services
HOLLIS ID
007705958 
Location
Widener
Place of Origin
Encino, CA
Publisher
Ron Mulvihill
Language
swa
Description
1 videocassette (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Form/Genre
moving image

videorecording

videorecording
Subject
Traditional medicine -- Africa, East ;  Villages -- Africa, East ;  Teso (African people) -- Social life and customs ;  Africa, East -- Social life and customs ;  Kenya -- Social life and customs ;  Tanzania -- Social life and customs

Note
First work is a dramatization reflecting traditional African cultural patterns, focusing on healing with herbal remedies. The second work is a documentary which emphasizes the sense of community that still remains in contemporary African village life.

Marriage of Mariamu (36 min.) -- Sharing is unity (22 min.).

In Swahili with English subtitles (1st work); English narration (2nd work).

Originally released in 1985 by African Family Films.

Amandina Lihamba, Godwin Kaduma, Thecla Mjatta, Judieth Kibwana, Healer Simba Mbili (1st work).

Narrator: Janet Jacka and Imagoro Jacka (2nd work).

Written and directed by Nangayoma Ng'oge, Ron Mulvihill ; music, Juma Santos and Munyungo Darryl Jackson (1st work). Produced and edited by Ron Mulhivill ; Kiswahili translation by Lioba Moshi (2nd work).

VHS.


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