Japan 1965 Reel 8 of 40

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:39

Film ID F16-0259
Film Description Reel 8 of 40
Unedited travelogue


Cat. Reel 259 1965: Reel 8: Japan. Apr. 1-3. Kyoto.

Doll cloth (cu).
Hand painting design on doll cloth.
Nine feudal scenes on doll cloth.
Fingernail weaving on manual loom: note uneven woof.
Weaving using nail file.
Samples of nail weaving (Tsuzure-ori) (cu).
Ryoanji Temple: gable.
World famous rock garden: 15 rocks on white sand.
Stone drinking fountain.
Wooden gong for priest (underexposed).
Rock for doing laundry.
Garden scenes: stone bridge.
Trained trees.
Screens (about 10) in Kyoto National Museum.
In antique district:
Stringed instruments (cu)
Screen: feudal scenes (cu)
Small statue of a man.
Five ivory figurines.
Lacquered porcelain: dishes, vases.
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Kyoto, Ryoanji Temple, Buddhist temples, Textiles, Weaving
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