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Catalog Data

Producer:
Morris, John  Search this
Director/scriptwriter:
Gow, Keith  Search this
Physical description:
660 ft sound color film
Culture:
Batak (Indonesian people)  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
Indonesia
Sumatra
Asia
Date:
1974
Summary:
Edited film by Film Australia depicting the daily life in a small fishing village of Lake Toba, Indonesia, inhabited by fifteen Christian families. Sinaga, the head of one of these families, is profiled in his role as both fisherman and rice farmer.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Argiculture--rice farming  Search this
Fishing  Search this
Nets--use of in fishing  Search this
Division of labor--by sex  Search this
Looms--weaving--Batak  Search this
Political authority--village councils--Batak  Search this
Irrigation--wet rice  Search this
Mills--flour  Search this
Markets  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1991.8.16
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218809