Yuzen kimono

Japan, 1965

Film
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Shows how the Yuzen-Kimono is made in Kyoto. We follow the process from the designing and making of the wide variety of beautiful hand painted materials, the hand sewing of the traditional kimonos and finally the wearing of them by children and women of all ages on special occasions in the ancient city of Kyoto. Without commentary - music only with English intertitles.

Credits

production company

Shibui Films

Language

English

Duration

00:10:02:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

30809

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Costume design

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Sewing

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

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Kimonos

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → National characteristics, Japanese

Crafts & Visual Arts → Clothing and dress

Crafts & Visual Arts → Costume design

Crafts & Visual Arts → Kimonos

Crafts & Visual Arts → Sewing

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Japan

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Clothing and dress

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Ethnology

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Clothing and dress

Music & Performing Arts → Costume design

Short films

Short films → Short films - Japan

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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