"The Polynesians of Kapingamarangi" Reel 2.

Category: Produced Film

Length: 24:58

Film ID F16-2028
Film Description Produced Film
Bernice P Bishop Museum Expeditions of 1947 and 1950
Sponsored by Pacific Science Board National Research Council & the United States Navy


Polynesians of Kapingamarangi, reel 2.
Filmed in Kapingamarangi, an atoll in the state of Pohnpei of the Federated States of Micronesia.
The film depicts many of the traditional daily activities of Kapingamarangi, without reflecting 20th century influences, other than footage of women looking through a camera lens.
Video Category Produced Film
Film Creator Dr. Ward Goodenough, Ethnographer and Producer
Topics Kapingamarangi, Micronesia, Island life, Fishing
Contributor(s) Carroll J. Lathrop, Photographer | Kenneth P. Emory, Photographer