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Tikar (Äquatorialafrika, Kameruner Grasland) - Totengedenkfest für die Königsmütter in Oku - 3. Die Masken von Kwifon

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Title Tikar (Äquatorialafrika, Kameruner Grasland) - Totengedenkfest für die Königsmütter in Oku - 3. Die Masken von Kwifon
Alternative Title Tikar (Equatorial Africa, Cameroon Grasslands) - Festival Commemorating the Deceased King's Mothers in Oku - 3. The Masks of Kwifon
Author Koloss, Hans-Joachim
License No Open Access License:
German copyright law applies. This film may be used for your own use but it may not be distributed via the internet or passed on to external parties.
DOI 10.3203/IWF/E-3094
IWF Signature E 3094
Publisher IWF (Göttingen)
Release Date 1995
Language German
Producer Hermann Schlenker Filmproduktion
Production Year 1977

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IWF Technical Data Film, 16 mm, LT, 188 m ; F, 17 1/2 min

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Subject Area Ethnology
Abstract Das erste und bedeutendste der alljährlichen Totengedenkfeste im Königreich Oku ist die vom Palast veranstaltete Zeremonie. Zu den öffentlichen Auftritten der Geheimgesellschaft Kwifon gehören das von einem Ziegenopfer begleitete Erscheinen der Agah-Maske, der Zug der Nokang-Masken und die Auftritte des wilden Nkock sowie der Läufermaske Mabuh.
The first and most important of the annual feasts in Oku commemorating the deceased is the ceremony organized by the Royal Palace. Part of the public activities of the secret society Kwifon is the appearance of the Agah mask. In its presence a goat is sacrified. Then follows the pageant of Nokang masks and appearances of the wild Nkock and of Mabuh.
Keywords Tikar
Maskentanz
Ziegenopfer
Tieropfer
Tanz
Maske
Geheimgesellschaft
Musik
Totengedenkfest
Fest
Religion
religion
feast
memorial feast
music
secret society
masks
dance
animal sacrifice
sacrificial goat
mask dance
Tikar

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