Unformatted text preview: NOW Amati 1 goes on this journey – leaves home Same experiences as Amati 2, who finds people out on a hunt Baobob tree – told not to go, or he will be swallowed by tree Breaks interdiction , swallowed by the tree Amati 1 is mistaken by Amati 2s wife, Amati 2’s struggle is a mirror of amati 1’s struggle Human vulnerability – celebration of life, inevitability of death Fox & Yoruba (Good boy, bad boy)-Least likely hero, puberty rite of passage: impossible tasks 3 kingdoms all w/ impossible tasks 1. bird, 2. Woman, 3. horse...
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- Fall '09
- English-language films, Ceremonies, Rite of Passage, Amati