The Resource Bushman's Secret, by Rehad Desai, (electronic resource/)

Bushman's Secret, by Rehad Desai, (electronic resource/)

Label
Bushman's Secret
Title
Bushman's Secret
Statement of responsibility
by Rehad Desai
Contributor
Author
Contributor
Film director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When South African filmmaker Rehad Desai travels to the Kalahari to investigate global interest in ancient Bushmen knowledge, he meets Jan van der Westhuizen, a fascinating Khomani San traditional healer. Jan's struggle to live close to nature is hampered by centuries of colonial exploitation of the San Bushmen and of their land. Unable to survive as they once did hunting and gathering, the Khomani now live in a state of poverty that threatens to see the last of this community forever.One plant could make all the difference. Hoodia, a cactus used by Bushmen for centuries, has caught the attention of a giant pharmaceutical company. It now stands to decide the fate of the Khomani San
Is part of
Cataloging source
CaSfKAN
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by Documentary Educational Resources in 2006
Language note
In English
Runtime
64
Technique
live action
Label
Bushman's Secret, by Rehad Desai, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://thomascranepl.kanopystreaming.com/node/109498
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1109497
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 64 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897771529
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Bushman's Secret, by Rehad Desai, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://thomascranepl.kanopystreaming.com/node/109498
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1109497
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 64 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897771529
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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