Culture & Use of the Body

Techniques quotidiennes et leurs apprentissages

Reference

2931

Duration

00:12:00

Production year

1996

Versions

Original material

SD
4/3
Color
Sound

Director(s)

Blandine BRIL

Summary

Body postures adopted by different cultures answer to biomechanical constraints which are subjects to cultural choices. In this film, different postures are shown: during work, rest, ways to carry loads and two particular activities (piling and rock cutting).

Scientific topics

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