Song of the South Seas

Location:Tonga; New Zealand / Aotearoa
Subject:Music and musicians
Length:25 minutes
Format:16mm
Hue:Color
Year Released:1992
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Distributor:NZFC
Library Code:UHM AV/C VIDEOTAPE 14913
Description:The life and music of Bill Sevesi. A young Tongan boy's journey to New Zealand and his discovery and ascent into the dance halls of the 1940s. The 67 year-old Sevesi tells the story of when the dance halls swayed to the sounds of the steel guitar as it conjured romantic dreams of moonlit nights and warm sea breezes.
Record No:1923
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