The Resource Cape York Dance Festival Saturday Presentations

Cape York Dance Festival Saturday Presentations

Label
Cape York Dance Festival Saturday Presentations
Title
Cape York Dance Festival Saturday Presentations
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Footage recorded at the Cape York Dance Festival featuring group performances (men and boys, and men) carried out in front of a large ring of spectators. Dance routines are choreographed and accompanied by clapsticks and didjeridu. Some performances feature dancers holding tufts of vegetation using them as props during their routine. Included is the awards ceremony: Warren from Mossman received an award for didjeridu playing; Andy of Kuranda for the firestick making competition; Algan Congo of Townsville in the boomerang competition; Henry Kennedy (Chairman of the dance festival) of Mapoon won the spear throwing competition
Member of
Cataloging source
AIAS
Information about documentation
  • Not auditioned
  • ATSIC Collection transfer notes
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Australia
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Dance festivals
Label
Cape York Dance Festival Saturday Presentations
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Note
  • Digital access copies
  • Occasional dropouts
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approximately 19 min.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Department of Social Services;
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Reproduction note
JPEG2000 file
Stock number
ATSIC_001 (V09726_1)
Label
Cape York Dance Festival Saturday Presentations
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Note
  • Digital access copies
  • Occasional dropouts
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approximately 19 min.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Department of Social Services;
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Reproduction note
JPEG2000 file
Stock number
ATSIC_001 (V09726_1)

Library Locations

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