Samoa I Sisifo

Location:Samoa
Subject:Development; culture change
Length:27 minutes
Format:16mm
Hue:Color
Year Released:1973
Series:Village Life
Director:
Producer:
Distributor:Indiana U (rental)
Library Code:UHM AV/C VIDEOTAPE 6324; HSL
Description:Examines the Western Samoan village of Sisifo in light of the people's conflicting desires to maintain their heritage while adjusting to modernization. Stresses Samoan independence in 1962 as a pivotal point in the society's changing perception of itself. Explores recent economic, agricultural, and tourism impacts on the island.Celebrates 10th anniversary of independence.
Record No:1816
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