India 1959 Reel 18 of 31

Category: Travelogue

Length: 17:59

https://www.youtube.com/embed/FsetBs7qv2s
Film ID F16-0167
Film Description Reel 18 of 31
Unedited travelogue
Tanjore
Trichinopoly
Madurai
Kumbakonam

Shotlist

Reel 18 of 31

Cat. Reel 167. 1959: Reel 18: India. Tanjore, Thanjavur,Trichinopoly, Madurai, Kumbakonam.

Metal work-high quality.
Making musical instruments (stringed).
Stone carving.
Making artificial flower from pith wood (*see K's note).
Elegant crewel work.
Model of a temple with figurines.
Pottery kiln.
Men threshing grain.
Making metal jar: cold slam process.
Temples.
Shoeing an ox.
Lost wax casting process.
Men on raft in river.
Cigar factory: note use of toe in wrapping tobacco leaves.
Temples.
View of city from a tower.
Temple: interior and exterior.
Leather hide factory.
Bow drill (underexposed).
Children in narrow street.
Skin bellows.
Polishing-stones (underexposed).
Grindstone for food.
Weaving: long warp on sidewalk.
Unedited travelogue
Tanjore
Trichinopoly
Madurai
Kumbakonam
Video Category Travelogue
Film Creator Watson Kintner
Topics Lost wax bronze casting, Weaving, Ceramics, Tanjore, Thanjavor, Tiruchirapalli, Madurai