“Divine Horsemen: The Living Gods of Haiti” (1985) IMDb

Categorization

Oddly conventional documentary work by respected avant-garde feminist filmmaker Maya Deren.

Subject

An honest introduction to voodoo, i.e. some of the gods and rites of the Haitian religion. Lots of slow-motion dancing and some graphic animal sacrifice.

Commentary

Filmed between 1947 and 1951.

moving picture non-fiction