The Mursi—In Search of Cool Ground I—The Mursi Trilogy: Disappearing World entails an 11 year chronicle that begins from the year 1974 to 1985. For those of you who do not know about The Mursi people you will learn, in detail, of how they began to form their own tribes, how their tribes survive day to day tasks as well as how the world and the enforcement of modern day tactics may impact the existence of their civilization. The main tribe you will learn about contains 5,000 cattle herders residing in a remote of southwestern Ethiopia.
All three films will allows you to enrich your awareness about The Mursi people’s leaderless democratic system of self-government, how they decide to go to war with a neighboring tribe and so forth. The more you watch the film the more you will feel like you are part of their tribe. The Mursi –In Search of Cool Ground 1- The Mursi Trilogy: Disappearing World enables you to get a glimpse of how their lives where interrupted due to the conflict over boundaries between themselves and The Bodi. These state of affairs forced The Mursi to move their cattle to safety and scatter their people.
The Mursi chief negotiator then reports the Bodi peace proposal to his people by using rich and complex language. After delivering the chief delivers the news from the enemy, he calls for more comments and proposals. At this time the goal is to mobilize the group behind one particle policy.
You will even get to see The Mursi gather to watch television for the first time. The first thing they watch is a film, completed in 1974, of their own people documented over 10 years.
The Mursi—In Search of Cool Ground I—The Mursi Trilogy: Disappearing World
- Enhanced DVD
- ISBN: 978-1-62290-560-7
- Run Time: 52 Minutes
- Copy Right Date: 1974