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Polynesier (Niutao, Ellice-Inseln) - siva-Tanz

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Formal Metadata

Title Polynesier (Niutao, Ellice-Inseln) - siva-Tanz
Alternative Title Polynesians (Niutao, Ellice Islands) - Siva Dance
Author Koch, Gerd
License No Open Access License:
German copyright law applies. This film may be used for your own use but it may not be distributed via the internet or passed on to external parties.
DOI 10.3203/IWF/E-417
IWF Signature E 417
Publisher IWF (Göttingen)
Release Date 1961
Language Silent film
Producer Koch, Gerd
Production Year 1960

Technical Metadata

IWF Technical Data Film, 16 mm, nichtsynchr. Tonband, 28 m ; SW, 2 1/2 min

Content Metadata

Subject Area Ethnology
Abstract Frauen und Mädchen feiern die Rückkehr ihrer Verwandten von einer entfernten Arbeitsstelle. Sie singen und klatschen im Takt. Einzelne Mädchen und ein junger Mann führen einen Improvisationstanz auf.
Men and women sit together at a festival, singing the Samoan siva and clapping their hands in time to the music. A girl and a young man perform the accompanying improvisational dance.
Keywords Polynesier
Tuvalu (Ellice-Inseln)
Tanz / Improvisationstanz
siva dance
improvisational dance
dance / improvisational dance
Tuvalu (Ellice Islands)

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