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Duke of Edinburgh Culture Festival--Cook Islands 1978

Catalog Data

Creator:
Klionsky, Ruth NAFC camerawoman (1955- )  Search this
National Human Studies Film Center, Smithsonian Institution  Search this
NHSFC Project Director:
Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
Camera:
Benicheti, Dominique  Search this
Research filmmaker:
Maloney, M. Michael research filmmaker 1949-  Search this
Physical description:
reference 15 film reels (15,700) feet sound color 16mm
archival original 15 film reels (15,700) feet sound color 16mm
Culture:
Polynesians  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Cook Islands
Aitutaki Atoll
Aitutaki Atoll (Cook Islands)
Oceania
Date:
1978
Notes:
Supplementary materials include still photographs, sound recordings, field notes, camera logs
Summary:
Full film record is a research film project documenting dance performances on Aitutaki Atoll, Cook Islands, on the occasion of an inter-islands cultural festival. Dances include Atiu Legend, Atiu Ute, Mauke Ute, Titikaveka Action, Tereora Action, Mangaia Imene Tuki, Titikaveka Ute, and Vaipae Action. Footage also includes daily life activities of the inhabitants. Project was a three camera shoot in order to capture dance from different perspectives.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Dance--ceremonial  Search this
Festivals--dance  Search this
Garb--ceremonial--festivals  Search this
Instruments--musical instruments  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1986.13.18
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218463