The crux of a documentary – The Hunters by John Marshal

The Hunters by John Marshal

This documentary, “The Hunters” by the anthropologist John Marshall, on the people of the Dobe Ju’hoansi, begins by locating their area in the Kalahari Desert which is surrounded by dry and vast lands, with scarce sources for water, which comes from the little rainfall in the winter, or some from the water holes that hold rain from previous seasons. The documentary shows how the tribe interacts with each other, and how they divide work and labor according to gender. The females will dig up wild roots, nuts, and look for…

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