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Title Kau Faito'o: Traditional Healers of Tonga / by Melinda Ostraff.

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

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Description 1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 27 min.) : digital, .flv file, sound
digital
video file MPEG-4 Flash
Note Title from title frames.
Event Originally produced by Documentary Educational Resources in 2001.
Summary This is a documentary, which not only shows the ancient traditional art form of healing but also tries to capture the essence of being a traditional healer in an ever-changing environment. Traditional healers are shown collecting, preparing and administering herbal remedies that they have passed down from one generation to the next.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language In English, Subtitles in English.
Subject Tongan.
Fertility.
Traditional medicine.
Midwives.
Healers.
Cultural change and history.
Tribal and national groups.
Added Author Ostraff, Joseph, producer, author.
Ostraff, Melinda, producer, author.
Saafi, Loa Niumeitolu, author, narrator.
Van Wagenen, Michael, author.
Anitoni, Kiu, contributor.
Mahi, Mele, contributor.
Sione, contributor.
Tonga, Kolo, contributor.
Tongia, Lamona, contributor.
Kanopy (Firm)
Music No. 1095726 Kanopy
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