Thursday, June 23, 2011

Toulambi Tribe

This is incredible footage from documentary filmmaker Jean-Pierre Dutilleux shows the Toulambi tribe in Papua New Guinea meeting a white man for the first time. (filmed in 1976)


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2 Comments:

Anonymous said...

might be fake http://skyvington.blogspot.com/2011/06/human-contacts.html

Anonymous said...

It's fake.
Read the article;
http://skeptics.stackexchange.com/questions/4840/is-the-tribe-meets-white-man-for-the-first-time-video-fake
And it degrades native people by portraying them as lampoonish caricatures of "ignorant savages".
But they're not American, so it's not racist.