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Title The Cumana Devil (El Diablo De Cuman√°) / by John Dickinson. [Kanopy electronic resource]

Publication Info. [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2014.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 26 min.) : digital, .flv file, sound
digital
video file MPEG-4 Flash
Note Title from title frames.
Event Originally produced by Documentary Educational Resources in 1984.
Summary Luis del Valle Hurtado regularly transforms himself into a drumming, dancing "black satan" in a festival fusion of Indian, Spanish, and African symbols in his hometown of Cumana, Venezuela. Donning the dark garb of the devil, his particular satan is based on the popular image of St. Michael killing Lucifer.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language In English, Spanish.
Subject Venezuelan.
Evil.
Catholicism.
Dance.
Cultural change and history.
Religious practices.
Costumes.
Added Author Dickinson, John, producer, author, film director, narrator.
del Valle Hurtado, Luis, contributor.
Kanopy (Firm)
In: Watertown, MA : Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1984
Music No. 1048740 Kanopy
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