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CUNY TV - Messengers of Sulawesi

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Among the Bugi people on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, there is a belief that varanus (monitor) lizards contain the souls of people who died. One couple has a varanus that they believe contains the soul of their son's twin sister and they treat it as one of the family. Narrator: Allan Wenger. Dir.: Jean-Michel Corillion.