[Maya Achi wedding]

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  •  Footage date-stamped 18 December 1998 from a Maya Achi wedding. Includes shot of people walking to church and entering church, interior of church, and people with white head covering praying in pews. Shots from a celebratory meal outside with marimba music and a ceremony with new husband and wife and other guests in candle-lit room. Exterior shot of church, bride and groom getting ready, interior of church, and wedding. Interior shot of dimly lit room and exterior shot, under tent. Various shots of ceremony and celebration, musicians playing marimba music, people dancing.
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Title:[Maya Achi wedding]
Abstract:Footage date-stamped 18 December 1998 from a Maya Achi wedding.
Sequence:1 of 1
Alternative Title:[Boda de Albino]
  • Jésus Tecú OsorioRole: Creator
  • Jésus Tecú OsorioRole: Copyright holder
  • WITNESSRole: Copyright holder
  • Jésus Tecú OsorioRole: Videographer
University of Texas Libraries
Date Created:1998/12/18
Topics:economic, social, and cultural rights--social and cultural rights--ceremonies
economic, social, and cultural rights--social and cultural rights--indigenous populations
Named Entitity:Maya Achi People
Geographic Focuses:North America--Guatemala--Departamento de Baja Verapaz--Municipio de Rabinal
Central America
Latin America
North America--Guatemala--Departamento de Baja Verapaz--Río Negro
Geographic Base:North America--Guatemala
Type of Resource:Moving image
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