SOAS University of London

Department of Anthropology and Sociology

Cannibal Tours, 1987, 70 mins

Dennis O’Rourke

Date: 12 March 2014Time: 1:00 PM

Finishes: 12 March 2014Time: 3:00 PM

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Type of Event: Film

Dennis O’Rourke, Cannibal Tours, 1987, 70 min.

With dry humor and a great deal of irony this film follows western tourists as they journey up the Sepik River in Papua New Guinea. It focuses on the complex relationships and mutual dependencies between the tourists and the indigenous people.

Organiser: Dr Stephen Hughes

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