Unformatted text preview: economic prosperity. The thing that I think most people love about this movie is the humorous appearance of the Banti people. They find a bottle truly fascinating! The glassy thing was thought to be a gift and curse from the gods, when in fact it was nothing more than a careless pilot throwing out his trash. Funny as it may seem, this mentality is still alive and well today in many different African communities today. The thing is, people call them “uncivilized” and yet they live happily many times. We really have complicated our lives with technology; who can say that the world we have created is any better than the one that they’ve adapted to? It’s a thought that should not be disregarded....
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- Fall '08
- English-language films, african culture, Krissy Bentley, new world trends