Bushmen of the Kalahari

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  • Creator produced by National Geographic Society and Wolper Productions, inc. ; directed and photographed by Robert M. Young ; written by Bud Wiser
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication Washington D.C. : National Geographic Society, 2015. ©1974
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videodisc ( 52 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
  • OCLC ocn921306332
  • Credits
    • John Marshall
    • Narrator, Leslie Nielson ; editors, Hyman Kauman, David Saxon ; music, Walter Scharf


  • Discusses the life of the Bushmen of the Kalahari Desert in central and southern Botswana. Deals with how they get their food and how they cooperate with each other. Shows the emerging modern way of living and uncertainty of their culture as a group.


  • DVD transfer from 1/2 inch videocassette.
  • "51027."
  • "The hunters," directed and photographed by John Marshall.
  • Originally released as a motion picture documentary produced in 1974.
  • DVD.
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