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Uksuum cauyai [videorecording] = The Drums of winter / presented by the Alaska Native Heritage Film Project and the Emmonak Dancers ; produced, directed and written by Sarah Elder and Leonard Kamerling.

Publication:
Watertown, MA : Documentary Educational Resources, c1988.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videocassette (90 min, 26 sec.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
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Other Title:
Drums of winter.
Subjects:
Yupik Eskimos -- Music.
Yupik Eskimos -- Dances.
Eskimos -- Alaska -- Emmonak.
Dancing -- Alaska -- Emmonak.
Local subjects:
Ethnic music recordings, Yupik. (search)
Ethnic music recordings -- Alaska -- Emmonak. (search)
Form/Genre:
Documentary films.
Summary:
Depicts the traditional music, dance and spiritual world of the Yu'pik Eskimos of Emmonak, Alaska. Dances and ceremonies are shown, together with interviews commenting them and their significance. The film also includes archival photographs and film footage accompanying words of early missionaries.
Credits:
Photographer, Leonard Kamerling; editor, Sarah Elder.
Notes:
Yupik, English and some French, subtitles in English.
Filmed mostly in 1977, with some archival footage and some later footage.
Contributor:
Elder, Sarah. , Producer, Director, Screenwriter
Kamerling, Leonard. , Producer, Director, Screenwriter
Alaska Native Heritage Film Project. , Producer
Documentary Educational Resources (Firm). , Distributor
OCLC:
81648155