Asante Market Women (1982)

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Documentary which looks at the way of life and customs of the Asante tribe in Gh ana, where women control the market and trade there in order to be independent o f their polygamous husbands. Shows the lifestyle of the Asante women of Ghana in the Kumasi Central Market. Made with the assistance of anthropologist Charlotte Boaitey.

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