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In the Land of the Head-Hunters

  • Runtime: 50 min.
  • Genres: Documentary


In the Land of the Head-Hunters was produced and directed by [[Performer~P86433~Edward Curtis~edwardscurtis]], hailed by film historian [[Performer~P119094~Kevin Brownlow~kevinbrownlow]] as "the most gifted photographer of Indians." In 1914, [[Performer~P86433~Curtis~edwardscurtis]] took his cameras to the North Pacific, where he filmed the classic four-reel documentary In the Land of the Headhunters. To add some "pep" to his narrative, the director fabricated a continuity concerning the efforts of...more