Our Language and Culture in the North Rupununi

Year of Production: 

This film was produced by the Makushi Research Unit.


It features different aspects of the North Rupununi culture such as :-

Wowetta - Mukru Stripping and plaiting

Surama - Bow and Arrow making

Surama and Bina Hill (Yei We'non Marisan) - Traditional Medicine use and production

Rupertee - Cotton spinning and Hammock weaving

Surama - Traditional dances and songs


Camera Editing and production : Vitus Antoine, Lisa Kat Grund (Eerepami )


Contact : Makushi Research Unit

Bina Hill Insitute, North Rupununi

Region 9, Guyana