Index
Actualities, 51-52, 58, 62-63, 80, 102
Adamson, Joy, 334 n·55
Adventure-travel films, 140-41, 333
n-42
Aestheticization, 188-89
Africa: in Baldwin's
RocketKitKongo-
Kit,
349 n.44; in Conner's
A Movie,
250; in the Johnsons'
Simba,
140-
48; in Kubelka's
Unsere Afri-
kareise,
125-35; in Marker's
Sans
Soleil,
301-2, 303, 304, 306, 308; in
Rouch's
Les Maitres fous,
221-29
African Americans, 168, 177, 292
After Lumiere
(Le Grice), 323 n.32
Age of a Baby
(Birdwhistell), 333 n.37
Ahmad, Aijaz, 352 n.46
Ahwesh, Peggy, xvii, 291, 299
Akeley, Carl, 141
Akerman, Chantal, 163-69; hyper-
realism of, 167-68;
Jeanne Diel-
mann,
165,169; minimalism of, xiv,
168,169; politics of the singular
of, 22; primitive cinema invoked
by, 163; returned look in, 163;
structural-film strategies of, 17-18;
and the two avant-gardes, 336 n.18;
voyeuristic gaze in, 160; Warhol
compared with, 171-72, 175. See
also
D'Est; News from Home
Akomfrah, John, 265-66
Allegory: Benjamin on, 6, 9-10, 90;
commodities
as new form for
Benjamin, 253; in Curtis's
In the
Land of the Headhunters,
108, ll2;
and distance, 24; ethnographic, 5-
7,58,65,95,251-52; experimental
ethnography as allegorical dis-
course, 25; film as allegorical, 44;
found footage
as allegory of his-
tory, 238, 240; in Gaitan's
Uaka,
95; memory becoming allegorical
representation, 272; Owens on, 348
n.38; redemption as allegorical im-
perative, 96; in Rimmer's
Seashore,
65; salvage paradigm inverted by,
107
American Museum of Natural His-
tory, 141, 145
Amsterdam Workshop (1994),99
Animals: deaths of, 124, 128, 215;
dog eaten in Rouch's
Les Mai-
tres fous,
224, 226; elephants, 138,
142,247,250; exoticism of, 122;
in Friedrich's
Hide and Seek,
149,
150,153; giraffes, 129; goat killed
in Bufiuel's
Las Hurdes,
38-39; in
the Johnsons'
Simba,
141-46; in
Kubelka's
Unsere Afrikareise,
125-
35; lions, 142, 146, 147; marginality
of, 123; in Marker's
Sans Soleil,
310;
otherness of, 186; owls, ll8, 310;
primatology, 123; taxidermy, 146,
208; in Viola's
I
Do
Not Know What
It Is I Am Like,
ll9-20, 184-87;
zebras, 131, 146, 147, 188, 334 n.51,
348 n-43.
See also
Zoos
Anthropology.
See
Ethnography
Antiwar films, 60
Apocalypse: in Baldwin's
Tribula-
tion
99, 260,263; in Black Audio's
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