- Director: John Bishop, Harald Prins
- Release Year: 2003
- Production Country: United States
- Language: English
- Run Time: 54 minutes
Oh, What a Blow That Phantom Gave Me!
- Era: 20th Century
- Regions: Americas, North America, Canada, Oceania, Melanesia, Papua New Guinea
- Subject: Science & Technology
- Film Type: Documentary
Some indigenous peoples welcome film and other Western recording technologies as a way to educate people and preserve their traditions; some Native Americans in the United States, though, refuse to allow their sacred traditions to be recorded, preferring their possible loss to the intrusion. If film is both a means of preserving vanishing traditions and one of the architects of its destruction, can its impact on these cultures be truly measured?