Spring in Japan

Japan, 1975

Film
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It was believed that the spirits of the gods made flowers their home, therefore the coming of Spring and the blooming of the flowers is an important time in Japan. Camellias and cherry blossom are representative of all Japanese flowers, and are in evidence during the traditional festivals. Shows the making of elaborate dolls for the Doll Festival.

Credits

production company

Sakura Motion Pictures

Language

English

Duration

00:21:19:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28847

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Festivals - Asia

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Japan - Description and travel

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Japan - Social life and customs

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Rites and ceremonies - Japan

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Travel

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Flowers

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Nature (Aesthetics)

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Seasons

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Spring

Crafts & Visual Arts → Nature (Aesthetics)

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Japan

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Rites and ceremonies - Japan

Short films

Short films → Short films - Japan

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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