Tikar (Äquatorialafrika, Kameruner Grasland) - Totengedenkfest für die Königsmütter in Oku - 6. Nontang und Mukong

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Title
Tikar (Äquatorialafrika, Kameruner Grasland) - Totengedenkfest für die Königsmütter in Oku - 6. Nontang und Mukong
Alternative Title
Tikar (Equatorial Africa, Cameroon Grasslands) - Festival Commemorating the Deceased King's Mothers in Oku - 6. Nontang and Mukong
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
IWF Signature
E 3097
Publisher
IWF (Göttingen)
Release Date
1995
Language
German
Producer
Hermann Schlenker Filmproduktion
Production Year
1977

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Film, 16 mm, LT, 195 m ; F, 18 min

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Abstract
Das erste und bedeutendste der alljährlichen Totengedenkfeste im Königreich Oku ist die vom Palast veranstaltete Zeremonie. Den umfangreichsten Teil des Festes nehmen die öffentlichen Tanzauftritte der Maskengesellschaften ein. Zu ihnen gehören die machtvolle Nontang-Gesellschaft und die Mukong-Gesellschaft aus Ngashie. Ihre Maskenauftritte, begleitet von gruppeneigenen Musikinstrumenten, werden von zahlreichen Zuschauern verfolgt.
The first and most important of the annual feasts in Oku commemorating the deceased is the ceremony organized by the Royal Palace. The largest part of the feast consists of the dances of the mask societies, among them the powerful Nontang and Mukong from the village of Ngashie. Many spectators watch as these mask groups dance accompanied by music made by members of their own society.
Keywords
Tikar
Tanz
Maskentanz
Maske
Geheimgesellschaft
Musik
Totengedenkfest
Fest
Religion
religion
feast
memorial feast
music
secret society
mask
mask dance
dance
Tikar
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