Voices of the Rainforest

An experiential documentary about the ecological and aesthetic coevolution of Papua New Guinea’s Bosavi rainforest region and its inhabitants. The film immerses viewers in the rainforest making myriad connections between the everyday sounds of the rainforest biosphere and the creative practices of the Bosavi people who sing to, with and about it.

Steven Feld

Steven Feld (born August 20, 1949) is an American ethnomusicologist, anthropologist, and linguist, who worked for many years with the Kaluli (Bosavi) people of Papua New Guinea. He earned a MacArthur Fellowship in 1991.