Mimica – Bolivia

Mimica SAmerica Bolivia Pretending game No props N.o.p.: 2
Two children play Mimica, the girl is kneeling at the back side of the boy and hold her arms in the pullover of the boy. The boy has his arms under the pullover, so it looks the boy is moving his arm and hands all over his face and head. But surprise: it’s the girl behind the boy who makes the moves!

Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel
Editor: Timo Gilhuis
Shooting date: 1999

Pasara – Bolivia

Pasara S-America Bolivia Exerting game No props N.o.p.: 6 >
Two lines of children are standing opposite of each other. In the middle of the line stand two boys, who are inviting the other children one by one. After having answered a question they are going to take place in either the right or the left line. After that the two lines are pulling in opposite directions, winner is the line who pulls the other line over a marked point/line in the middle.

Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel
Editor: Timo Gilhuis
Shooting date: 1999

Pelea de Gallos – Bolivia

Pelea de Gallos S-America Bolivia Exerting game No props N.o.p.: 2
In this game the children have to get the thumb of the other by pushing ones’ thumb over the thumb of your opponent. This game is also done with two hands at the same time, which is more difficult. There are no specific rules, both players stipulate beforehand what will be the rules of their game.

Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel
Editor: Timo Gilhuis
Shooting date: 1999

Toco Rayuela – Bolivia

Toco Rayuela S-America Bolivia Playing with things Props: some little stones, little stick of wood N.o.p.: 2
Two boys are creating their own playfield, no matter how small it may be. Little stones have to be thrown inside the playfield just near the middle line. They agree about the rules of the game before they start, but are not so strict in executing them.

Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel
Editor: Timo Gilhuis
Shooting date: 1999