The United States of Hoodoo
Amazon Instant Video
|Starring||Darius James, Danny Simmons|
|Supporting actors||Shantrelle P. Lewis, Danny Simmons|
|MPAA rating||NR (Not Rated)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||7-day viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Personal enough and with a good cast of folks interviewed, nicely featured music, art, ritual, etc.
The brilliance is that it confronted popular society's views and all you feel is the love and passion without the criticism of the larger mainstream society.
I like the vision through the eyes of someone who really had never been into part of human history, not only Ancient African history, or Lost history.
I got it because the topic is fascinating and I've spent a good amount of time in NOLA seeing some of the "real thing". Read more
Reflective, intimate journey of the underground voodoo scene centering on Darius James' American travels and deep narrative.Published 15 days ago by Colleen Wasner
I absolutely love this video. He's right though. He only touched based of the surface of the history of Voodoo and Hoodoo in the United States. Read morePublished 16 days ago by RaeB
Seriously, I think The United States of Hoodoo is one of the BEST documentaries I have ever seen! So many times, I screamed, "How did I NOT know that? Read morePublished 1 month ago by Forbidden Light
I like how the subject is talked about in an intellectual way with real practitioners of Afro-Caribbean Traditional Religions as well as the artists who draw from them for their... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Michael
As some of you know since last fall I have been exploring the calling of "hoodoo" or conjure work/rootwork (As well as other spiritual traditions that stem from African... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Travis Sanders
I really wanted to see MORE hoodoo, like practitioners and they got into hoodoo, and maybe show them working their craft. Where was the hoodoo? Read morePublished 3 months ago by Olori Oya
very nice insightful visit into the Spiritual.I like the vision through the eyes of someone who really had never been into part of human history, not only Ancient African history,... Read morePublished 3 months ago by J. Christine Tegler-Del Campo
I enjoyed watching this however I agree with the previous reviewer that this film was more about African spirituality and less about hoodoo in general. Read morePublished 3 months ago by R. Taylor