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Aka and Daffla Dances
Aka and Daffla Dances

Aka and Daffla Dances 1934

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Aka and Daffla Dances 1934

7 mins United Kingdom

Dancers from the Dafla (Daphla) tribe perform spectacular tight-rope tricks, and act out a ritualised hunt with masks.

Genres

Amateur film

Tags

British Raj Dafla Tightrope walking Indian dancing

Collection

India on Film: 1899-1947

Released

1934

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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