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Melemchi Village, Nepal 1986

Filmmaker, anthropologist:
Bishop, John and Naomi  Search this
Ethnographer:
Bishop, Naomi  Search this
Physical description:
reference 10 video cassettes (5 hours) sound color 3/4 inch
master 10 video reels (5 hours) sound color one inch
archival original 10 film reels (10,800 feet ) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Pulayas  Search this
Helambu Valley  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Nepal
Nepal, Helambu Valley
Asia
Date:
1986
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Temples--prayer wheels  Search this
Harvests--barley  Search this
Barley--method of harvest  Search this
Animal husbandry--milking--cows  Search this
Seances--spirit mediums--ritual  Search this
Mediums--ritual--spirit communication  Search this
Spirits--mediums--communication with  Search this
Ritual--spirit mediums--seances  Search this
Chanting--as part of ritual  Search this
Musical instruments--drums--cymbals--horns--bells  Search this
Agriculture--corn--barley--grains  Search this
Food preparation--churning butter--cheese  Search this
Altars--seances  Search this
Animal sacrifice--as part of ritual  Search this
Purification--ritual  Search this
Mills--grinding flour--water driven  Search this
Weaving--wool--looms  Search this
Pastoral activities--herding--miling--grazing  Search this
Bells--for keeping birds from crops  Search this
Quarrying--boulders--for building stones  Search this
Mortuary practices--pallequin--procession--cremation  Search this
Funerals--cremation  Search this
Priest--lama--chanting  Search this
Temple--gompa--ceremony  Search this
Bread--ceremonial Nara bread--gompa  Search this
Dancing--ritual--social  Search this
Woodworking--carving  Search this
Altars--gompa  Search this
Flags--prayer flags--raising of  Search this
Potatoes--cultivation of  Search this
Shrines--gompa  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1987.7.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218300

Melemchi Village, Nepal 1989

Creator:
Bishop, John filmmaker  Search this
Ethnographer:
Bishop, Naomi  Search this
Physical description:
13,000 feet (6 hours 5 minutes) sound/silent color film/video
Culture:
Helambu Valley  Search this
Pulayas  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Nepal
Nepal, Helambu Valley
Asia
Date:
1989
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Temples--prayer wheels  Search this
Harvests--barley  Search this
Barley--method of harvest  Search this
Animal husbandry--milking--cows  Search this
Seances--spirit mediums--ritual  Search this
Mediums--ritual--spirit communication  Search this
Spirits--mediums--communication with  Search this
Ritual--spirit mediums--seances  Search this
Chanting--as part of ritual  Search this
Musical instruments--drums--cymbals--horns--bells  Search this
Agriculture--corn--barley--grains  Search this
Food preparation--churning butter--cheese  Search this
Altars--seances  Search this
Animal sacrifice--as part of ritual  Search this
Purification--ritual  Search this
Mills--grinding flour--water driven  Search this
Weaving--wool--looms  Search this
Pastoral activities--herding--miling--grazing  Search this
Bells--for keeping birds from crops  Search this
Quarrying--boulders--for building stones  Search this
Mortuary practices--pallequin--procession--cremation  Search this
Funerals--cremation  Search this
Priest--lama--chanting  Search this
Temple--gompa--ceremony  Search this
Bread--ceremonial Nara bread--gompa  Search this
Dancing--ritual--social  Search this
Woodworking--carving  Search this
Altars--gompa  Search this
Flags--prayer flags--raising of  Search this
Potatoes--cultivation of  Search this
Shrines--gompa  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1990.5.1
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218929

Mysterious Dancers of Nepal 013? 1972

Creator:
Linker, Hal 1916  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 1 video reel (23 minutes) sound color 2 inch
Type:
Television programs
Travelogs
Place:
Kathmandu
Asia
Nepal
Date:
1972
Topic:
Dance  Search this
Music  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Architecture--religious--Buddhism--Hinduism  Search this
Mountains  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2002.16.105
Restrictions & Rights:
OK:0 Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
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Hal Linker Film and Video Collection, ca. 1955-1985
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_305567

Asan Tol Project 1987

Anthropologist/filmmaker:
Lewis, Todd  Search this
Videocamera:
Hollander, Brian  Search this
Physical description:
reference video cassette sound color 1/2 inch
archival original video cassette sound color 1/2 inch
Culture:
Newar (Nepalese people)  Search this
Buddhists  Search this
Hindus  Search this
Type:
Video recordings
Place:
Kathmandu
Asia
Nepal
Kathmandu (Nepal)
Kathmandu Valley (Nepal)
Date:
1987
Topic:
Ritual--devotions--bodhisattva  Search this
Bazaars--ritual theatre  Search this
Religion--Buddhism--Mahayana traditions  Search this
Ritual structures--ratha--palequins  Search this
Markets--Asan Tol  Search this
Temples--Annapurna--Newar Buddhism  Search this
Ritual--devotions--offerings--puja  Search this
Flowers--vendors of  Search this
Shrines--mobile--Ratha  Search this
Priests--puja--Karunamya  Search this
Crowds--bazaars--social interaction  Search this
Music--devotional--bajans  Search this
Musical instruments--drums--horns--bajans  Search this
Chants--devotionalism--Buddhism  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1989.5.1 - 3a
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
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Asan Tol Project 1987 [Lewis, Todd anthropologist]
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218347

Asan Tol Project 1987

Anthropologist/filmmaker:
Lewis, Todd  Search this
Videocamera:
Hollander, Brian  Search this
Physical description:
reference video cassette sound color 1/2 inch
archival original video cassette sound color 1/2 inch
Culture:
Newar (Nepalese people)  Search this
Buddhists  Search this
Hindus  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Kathmandu
Asia
Nepal
Kathmandu (Nepal)
Kathmandu Valley (Nepal)
Date:
1987
Topic:
Dance--ceremony--Mahakali Pyekhan  Search this
Houses--courtyards--Dagu baha  Search this
Shrines--Buddhism--stupas  Search this
Masks--Mahakali Pyekhan  Search this
Cosmology--dance drama--Hinduism  Search this
Music--dance--drama--mythology  Search this
Musical instruments--drums--Mahakali Pyekhan  Search this
Theatre--dance drama  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1989.5.1 - 7a/b
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
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Asan Tol Project 1987 [Lewis, Todd anthropologist]
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218354

Asan Tol Project 1987

Anthropologist/filmmaker:
Lewis, Todd  Search this
Videocamera:
Hollander, Brian  Search this
Physical description:
reference video cassette sound color 1/2 inch
archival original video cassette sound color 1/2 inch
Culture:
Newar (Nepalese people)  Search this
Buddhists  Search this
Hindus  Search this
Type:
Video recordings
Place:
Svayambu
Kathmandu Valley
Asia
Nepal
Kathmandu (Nepal)
Kathmandu Valley (Nepal)
Date:
1987
Topic:
Shrines--Buddhist  Search this
Music--drums--bajams  Search this
Musical instruments--drums--worship  Search this
Religion--worship--music  Search this
Purification--washing--Buddhism  Search this
Ritual objects--shrines--stupas  Search this
Pilgrimages--Buddhism--Gulam  Search this
Architecture--religious--Buddhist--Hindu  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1989.5.1 - 10
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
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Asan Tol Project 1987 [Lewis, Todd anthropologist]
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218356

Dancing Monks of Katmandu 117 1975

Creator:
Linker, Hal 1916  Search this
Physical description:
reference 1 DVD ( 23 minutes) sound color DVD
master 1 videocassette (23 minutes) sound color BetacamSP
archival original 1 video reel (23 minutes) sound color 2 inch
Type:
Television programs
Travelogs
Place:
Kathmandu
Asia
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu (Nepal)
Date:
1975
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Architecture--Religious  Search this
Temples  Search this
Buddhism  Search this
Hinduism  Search this
Dance  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Costume--wedding dress  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2002.16.103
Restrictions & Rights:
OK:0 Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
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Hal Linker Film and Video Collection, ca. 1955-1985
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_263495

Film Study of Classical Buddhism in the Kathmandu Valley 1978

Creator:
Dorjee, Ragpa Tibetan ethnocinematographer (1956- )  Search this
Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
Physical description:
reference 19 film reels (18,900 feet) sound color 16mm
reference sound 19 film reels (18,900 feet) sound color 16mm
archival original 18 film reels (18,900 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Tibetans  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Asia
Nepal
Kathmandu (Nepal)
Date:
1978
Topic:
Buddhist monasteries  Search this
Buddhism--Rituals  Search this
Buddhist chants  Search this
Buddhism--Liturgical objects  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1986.13.39
Restrictions & Rights:
There are no access restrictions for this collection
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_379345

Laura Boulton Film Collection: Asia ca. 1950

Creator:
Boulton, Laura musicologist  Search this
Physical description:
reference video cassettes (6 hours) silent color video
master video cassettes (6 hours) silentcolor 3/4 inch
archival original film reels (12,960) feet silent color 16mm
Culture:
Toda (Indic people)  Search this
Hindus New Delhi  Search this
Newar (Nepalese people)  Search this
Tibetans  Search this
Korean  Search this
Chinese Taiwan  Search this
Buddhists Vudracharia Kathmandu  Search this
Thais Bangkok  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Nepal
India
Tibet
Kathmandu (Nepal)
New Delhi, India
Bangkok (Thailand)
Korea
Taiwan
Formosa
Asia
Date:
ca 1950
Topic:
Architecture--religious  Search this
Masks--Devil Dancers  Search this
Musical instruments--horns--drums--vina  Search this
Shrines--ratha--stupas  Search this
Temples  Search this
Agricultural practices--irrigation--paddy  Search this
Harvests  Search this
Dance--traditional--Devil Dancers  Search this
Art--men painting with watercolors  Search this
Cooking  Search this
Procession--secular  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1987.9.11
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Laura Boulton Film Collection: Asia, ca. 1950
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218703

Laura Boulton Film Collection: Asia ca. 1950

Ethnomusicologist:
Boulton, Laura 1899-1980  Search this
Physical description:
reference video cassette (26 minutes) silent color 3/4 inch
master video cassette (26 minutes) silent color 3/4 inch
archival original one film reel (938 feet) silent color 16mm
Culture:
Tibetans  Search this
Newar (Nepalese people)  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Tibet
Kathmandu
Nepal
chores
Asia
Kathmandu (Nepal)
Date:
ca 1950
Topic:
Masks--masked dance--Devil Dancers  Search this
Dance--Devil Dancers  Search this
Musical instruments--horns--conch shells--drums  Search this
Temples  Search this
Ritual--lamas--musicians  Search this
Shrines--Buddhist--Hindu--ratha  Search this
Architecture--religious  Search this
Adornment--jewelry  Search this
Art--painting--watercolors  Search this
Peasants--work  Search this
Washing  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1987.9.11-1
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Laura Boulton Film Collection: Asia, ca. 1950
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218704

Laura Boulton Film Collection: Asia ca. 1950

Ethnomusicologist:
Boulton, Laura 1899-1980  Search this
Physical description:
reference video cassette (19 minutes) silent color 3/4 inch
master video cassette (19 minutes) silent color 3/4 inch
archival original one film reel (660 feet) silent color 16mm
Culture:
Newar (Nepalese people)  Search this
Buddhists  Search this
Hindus  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Nepal
Tibet
Asia
Nepal, Kathmandu
Date:
ca 1950
Topic:
Agricultural practices--harvesting  Search this
Dance--Devil Dance  Search this
Architecture--religious  Search this
Masks--Devil Dancers  Search this
Musical instruments--cymbals--drums--horns--conch shells  Search this
Harvests--threshing floor  Search this
Smoking--water pipes  Search this
Shrines--stupas--Buddhist  Search this
Ceremony--Devil Dancers  Search this
Irrigation--paddy fields--rice  Search this
Peasantry  Search this
Monks--lamas  Search this
Temples--Hindu--Ganesh  Search this
Bathing  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1987.9.11 - 2
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Laura Boulton Film Collection: Asia, ca. 1950
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218715

Laura Boulton Film Collection: Asia ca. 1950

Ethnomusicologist:
Boulton, Laura 1899-1980  Search this
Physical description:
reference video cassette (26 minutes) silent color 3/4 inch
master video cassette (26 minutes) silent color 3/4 inch
archival original one film reel (932 feet) silent color 16mm
Culture:
Newar (Nepalese people)  Search this
Buddhists  Search this
Hindus  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Nepal
Tibet
Svayambu, Nepal
Asia
Nepal, Kathmandu
Date:
ca 1950
Topic:
Agricultural practices--harvesting  Search this
Dance--Devil Dance  Search this
Architecture--religious  Search this
Masks--Devil Dancers  Search this
Musical instruments--cymbals--drums--horns--conch shells  Search this
Harvests--threshing floor  Search this
Smoking--water pipes  Search this
Shrines--stupas--Buddhist  Search this
Ceremony--Devil Dancers  Search this
Irrigation--paddy fields--rice  Search this
Peasantry  Search this
Monks--lamas  Search this
Temples--Hindu--Ganesh  Search this
Bathing  Search this
Crafts--brassworking--pots  Search this
Mortuary practices--cremation site  Search this
Shrines--giant vudra  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1987.9.11 - 3
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Laura Boulton Film Collection: Asia, ca. 1950
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218716

Samyak and Panchare Festivals in Nepal 1980

Creator:
Lewis, Todd anthropologist  Search this
Filmmaker:
Dorjee, Ragpa  Search this
Subject:
Buddha  Search this
Hanamendoka Palace (Kathmandu, Nepal)  Search this
Hanuman Dhoka Palace (Kathmandu, Nepal)  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 9,500 feet sound color 16mm
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Kastamandapa
Svayambhu Hill (Kathmandu, Nepal)
Asia
Nepal
Date:
1980
Topic:
language and culture  Search this
Headgear  Search this
Parade  Search this
Music  Search this
Musical instruments--flute--cimbals--drums--fiddle  Search this
Dance  Search this
Ritual fence  Search this
Protective mask  Search this
Cast groups  Search this
Rice  Search this
Radish  Search this
Copper cooking pot  Search this
Costume  Search this
Carriages  Search this
Cows  Search this
Pipe smoking  Search this
Tents  Search this
Hearths  Search this
Purified water  Search this
Flags  Search this
Stupas  Search this
Yaktails  Search this
Drum--dhapa  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1980.4.1
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218213

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