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Eleventh Festival "Vertical"

VANUATU, THE PIG ISLANDS

Category: Mountain and wild nature
Year: 2007
Time: 52 min
Country: France
Camera-man: Jean-Pierre Rivalain
Director: Jean-Pierre Rivalain

Subject: In the middle of the Pacific Ocean, on In the middle of the Pacific Ocean, on the islands of Vanuatu, humans have a fascination for a particular animal. Rejected in many countries, here the pig has the status of a family pet but also of a totemic animal. Its great value makes it an animal of sacrifice. Today, these rituals are threatened by modernity.


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VANUATU, THE PIG ISLANDS