Dancing for the Dead


Funeral Strippers in Taiwan

A Marc L. Moskowitz Documentary


$19.95 on Amazon.com


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Marc L. Moskowitz, dir. 2011. Dancing for the Dead: Funeral Strippers in Taiwan. 38 min. High-Definition Color. Chinese and English with English subtitles.

Warning: The film contains semi-nudity (women dancing in bikinis) but no full nudity. Some men's bloodshed appears in one scene with religious self-flagellation.

Contact Information:

Marc Moskowitz
Department of Anthropology
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208


I hereby grant permission for any professor or librarian to show this film in classroom or library venues, as long as no admission fee is charged.

Marc L. Moskowitz

e-mail: moskowit@mailbox.sc.edu  



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