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Title An introduction to Tokelau weaving
Published New Zealand : Handmade Productions, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (140 min.)
Series Ethnographic video online, volume 1
Summary This film tells the story of the traditional art of Nukunonu weaving in the lives of the Tokelau community in Wellington, New Zealand. The Nukunonu women of Wellington describe the process, preparations and practice of weaving as it was conducted by their Grandmothers, Mothers and how they continue these practices in their new lives in New Zealand. The stories and traditions of Tokelau weaving are interwoven with Tokelau song and dance, and presented by Kalameli Teinawho Ihaia Alewhohio
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed Feb. 27, 2013)
Event Recorded in 2009
Notes Previously released as DVD
This edition in Tokelauan with English subtitles
Subject Hand weaving -- New Zealand -- Wellington.
Tokelauans -- Social life and customs.
Hand weaving -- Tokelau -- Nukunonu -- Patterns
Hand weaving -- Tokelau -- Nukunonu -- Technique.
Genre/Form Nonfiction films.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Wolffram, Paul, director, producer