The Resource Tighten the Drums: Self-Decoration Among the Enga, (online streaming)

Tighten the Drums: Self-Decoration Among the Enga, (online streaming)

Label
Tighten the Drums: Self-Decoration Among the Enga
Title
Tighten the Drums: Self-Decoration Among the Enga
Contributor
Author
Film director
Narrator
Language
eng
Summary
In the Western Highlands of Papua New Guinea, the Enga people have developed the art of body decoration as a visual language. Using earth paints, tree oils, bird plumes, human hair, and a variety of plants, the Enga turn the body into a medium for an expressive and dramatic symbolism
Is part of
Cataloging source
CaSfKAN
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by Documentary Educational Resources in 1983
Language note
In English
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Owen, Chris
  • Tokume, Johnbili
  • Kanopy (Firm)
Runtime
44
Technique
live action
Label
Tighten the Drums: Self-Decoration Among the Enga, (online streaming)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1048834
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 58 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1048834
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897766322
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Tighten the Drums: Self-Decoration Among the Enga, (online streaming)
Link
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1048834
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 58 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1048834
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897766322
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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