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Title Tighten the Drums: Self-Decoration Among the Enga / by Chris Owen.

Publication Info. [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2014.

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Description 1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 58 min.) : digital, .flv file, sound
digital
video file MPEG-4 Flash
Note Title from title frames.
Event Originally produced by Documentary Educational Resources in 1983.
Summary In the Western Highlands of Papua New Guinea, the Enga people have developed the art of body decoration as a visual language. Using earth paints, tree oils, bird plumes, human hair, and a variety of plants, the Enga turn the body into a medium for an expressive and dramatic symbolism.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language In English.
Subject Enga (Papua New Guinean people)
Fashion.
Ethnosociology.
Personal appearance.
Group identity.
Tribal and national groups.
Added Author Owen, Chris (Director), author, film director.
Tokume, Johnbili, narrator.
Kanopy (Firm)
Music No. 1048834 Kanopy
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