Guardians of the Flute
The Sambia of Papua New Guinea are one of the most remote peoples in the world, a tribe of fighters untouched by the values of Western Society.
In Guardians of the Flute we see that Sambians believe that men and women are profoundly different. Girls are tough and naturally turn in to women. Boys, however, need active help to turn in to men, so at the age of seven they are taken away from their mothers and initiated in to the secret world of men...
Guardians of the Flute is an anthropology documentary from the BBC.