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Distribution of clothes donated by overseas friends of the new headmaster In to people of Farm Six. Li and Ma assist the headmaster in it.
7 young men playing clapping game, big audience, lots of surrounding noise 10.20 – 12.00 explaining game to TW 12.00 game over 22.00 playing dominos 40.00 more background noise due to fooling around with other camera 45.55 change of camera perspective: people watching themselves in camera
Gamekha and others beading 2.00-3.00 baby crying next to mic continuous whistling, talking, shouting out of shot, also kids and dice game frequent loud conversations with people out of shot, conversations among beaders very soft and rare kids plaiting a man’s hair in the background 37.00-41.00 kid giggling under mic 43.00-45.00 passing baby from young girl to mother? conflict with girl 46.00-52.00 young boy playing dice game by himself in foreground 2nd hour: participants focus on beads, hardly any eye contact during conversation 6.00 participants partake in meal in background 10.00 !Gamekha and others move back to foreground with a crying baby 12.45-13.20 !Gamekha ‘sings’ to calm crying baby !Gamekha talks a lot and clearly, replies are unclear or out of shot 20.35 !Gamekha impersonates something, HUGE gesture 21.00-25.00 reasonably clear piece of conversation between !Gamekha and young woman, though strong wind 24.00-24.45 washing hands 30.00 conversation between 4-6 people, difficult to see who is talking 38.00 better view of participants 47.00 public/noise increases once again, chopping of wood, whistling, children and radio 3rd hour: beading and radio are shown off to the camera 10.00-12.15 passing baby from one woman to another and ensuing conversation (not very audible) 13.00-15.00 conversation with approaching woman, very clear 15.00 arrival of radio many backs blocking view 34.00-48.40 woman combing man’s hair and plaiting it 51.00 sun setting and blinding camera 55.00 !Gamekha sings and claps 4th hour: !Gamekha in conversation, reactions very silent (and out of shot), men playing dice very loudly out of shot
EN giving a demonstration of his keyboard/synthesizer music. Towards the end light gets bad to total darkness.
Young peoples' "club" at Farm Six, performing songs accompanied by self made music instruments.
Looking at photographs with Be, taken by Be. Explaining use of camera to Be’s friend.
ǀKhomxa Khoeda Junior Primary School Grade 3 and 4 Teacher Li reads stories from Tertu Heikkinens book ǀamǁî ǂxanirosi ǂakhoekhomsisa. Li clearly audible, children less so. Li gives english translations and explanations in between readings.
Shots of football and choir practice.
Metal working at X (on the farm of the Owambo lady?) Picture: dark, after 26:30 too dark; sound: some parts are weak, but there is not much talking anyway. After 26:36 sound is better. Walk to the group of =Akhoe houses near the farm of the Owambo lady 00:52 arriving at the houses 03:30 three men around a fire, metal working (esp. 05:50ff) 10:50 some talking 31:00 camera moves away (picture: dark, only the silhouettes of the trees are still visible) 38:.. complete darkness, sound: weak at times 42:00 adult and child at the fire (with nightshot vision)
Mr in conversation with KL and Le (Nama speakers) of Wimsa. She tells about her tattoos and her men and children. Sound very good. 23:55 minutes
Grade 5 learners from Farm Six tell about the history of their families/the Hai//om people.
Converstion and small talk by women and children at Farm Six.
The boys have ben to Ombili, which may influence their repertoire.
People cracking MAngetti nuts and engaging in small talk.
Ga and a couple of women and children at /Gomais sound: good; picture: dark Note: This file is continued in file ….0043.mpg Ga cleaning a cooking pot 05:15 preparing to pound in a small mortar 06:30 a girl pounding in a small mortar (sound: good!) and conversing with Ga (up to about 10:00) 15:00 pounding again 17:24 Ga and the camera move to a cooking place, she checks the pots on the fire and attends to them 49:05 new scene: Ga talks about …. TW (not in the picture) is interlocutor. TW’s voice is very weak, but Ga does most of the talking (51:.. Gameka and some other people watch a video made at Omboto (on the small screen of the camera) and comment on it)