Woollen piece

New Zealand, 1978

Film
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This film shows the rounding up of sheep, droving, shearing, hand carding, spinning and weaving by a variety of people, dyeing, design and the finished products. With virtually no commentary, the film relies on excerpts from lectures on spinning and weaving, design, tapestry etc. to make its points. Scenes of New Zealand are interspersed throughout.

Credits

director

Arthur Everard

production company

New Zealand National Film Unit

Language

English

Duration

00:22:10:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

30611

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Agriculture - New Zealand

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Wool

Crafts & Visual Arts → Handicraft

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - New Zealand

Short films

Short films → Short films - New Zealand

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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