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Pak Menggung: a Javanese Aristocrat 1974

Catalog Data

Producer:
Morris, John  Search this
Director/scriptwriter:
Gow, Keith  Search this
Physical description:
740 ft sound color film
Culture:
Javanese (Indonesian people)  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
Java
Asia
Date:
1974
Summary:
Edited film by Film Australia explores the life of Pak Menggung, a descendant of Javanese royalty who lives in Sulu, Java (Indonesia). Film details how the elderly aristocrat perpetuates his traditional language, material culture, and customs in a society altered by Dutch colonialism.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Royalty  Search this
Garb--royalty  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1991.8.4
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218811