Man of the Serengeti

Although the social and economic conditions facing the Maasai people have changed significantly since this classic film was produced, it remains a valuable snapshot of the evolving interaction between an age-old culture, modern influences, and the striking natural surroundings of the Serengeti. Toda... Full description

Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other Authors: Films Media Group., National Geographic Television & Film.
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1972.
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Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.
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260 3 |a New York, N.Y. :  |b Films Media Group,  |c [2010], c1972. 
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500 |a Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Feb. 23, 2010. 
500 |a Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware. 
505 0 |a Who Are the Maasai? (1:53) -- Serengeti Plains of Tanzania (1:01) -- Maasai Warrior/Park Ranger (1:19) -- Language in Tanzania (1:09) -- Maasai: Animals' Right to Life (1:00) -- Maasai: Respect for Animals (1:01) -- Web of Life (1:20) -- Serengeti: Wild Animals Attract Tourists (1:49) -- Milk Is Primary Food (1:03) -- Family Life of Maasai (0:58) -- Maasai: A Man's Wealth (1:09) -- Eden: Serengeti at Dawn (0:57) -- Wild Animals of Serengeti (1:03) -- Cattle and Maasai Economy (1:14) -- Feast Preparations (0:55) -- What Is a Warrior? (1:11) -- Boys Dream of Becoming Warriors (1:05) -- Maasai Males: Herders (1:06) -- Calving Grounds (1:46) -- Newborn Animals of the Plains (1:48) -- Death Stalks the Serengeti (1:22) -- Time of the Lion (1:02) -- Starvation: Killer of the Serengeti (1:15) -- Serengeti Park Rangers (1:10) -- Poaching: Big Business (1:29) -- Poachers Set Fires (0:57) -- Grass Fires Cleanse Plains (1:00) -- Fire on the Plains (0:55) -- Humans Disturb Nature's Balance (1:01) -- Maasai Culture: Caught Between Past and Future (1:13) -- Maasai Rite of Passage (1:00) -- Boy Becomes Warrior (1:00) -- Circumcision and Celebration (0:57) -- Maasai Elders (0:55) -- Celebration of Manhood (1:22) -- Plight of Maasai Women (1:02) -- Maasai Celebrations and Dance (1:50) -- Maasai Elder Between Two Worlds (1:35) -- Serengeti Wildlife Preserve (1:16) -- Maasai Youth: Proud Warriors (1:03) 
506 |a Access requires authentication through Films on Demand. 
520 |a Although the social and economic conditions facing the Maasai people have changed significantly since this classic film was produced, it remains a valuable snapshot of the evolving interaction between an age-old culture, modern influences, and the striking natural surroundings of the Serengeti. Today's geography and anthropology students still stand to gain from the story of Tepilit Ole Saitoti, a Maasai warrior turned park ranger who travels to northern Tanzania to visit his family. Saitoti later became an author of highly regarded texts about his people and their homeland. 
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650 0 |a Social structure. 
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710 2 |a Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm) 
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710 2 |a National Geographic Television & Film. 
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856 4 |z Part of the Films on Demand collection.  |u http://ezproxy.midlandstech.edu/login?url=http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=20169&xtid=40801 

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