Trance and Dance in Bali

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Trance and Dance in Bali

  • 1951 ----- b & w ----- 22 min ----- dvd
  • The Balinese ceremonial dance drama in which the never-ending struggle between the Witch and the Dragon--the death dealing and the life protecting is played out to the accompaniment of comic interludes and violent trance seizures. Balinese music forms a background for the narration.
  • Topics: (Anthropology: Cultural, Austronesia, Religions: Eastern)