He Tohunga Whakairo

Location:Aotearoa/New Zealand
Subject:Art, carving
Length:59 minutes
Year Released:2002
Producer:Tawera/Black Pearl Production
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Description:In 2002, a more in-depth documentary profile on Master Carver Paki Harrison (one of the original interviewees in Nga Morehu also picked up honours, for Best Maori Language Programme of the Year. This documentary looked at the background of this master carver, how he became involved in the art-form and his lifetime. It also examines each specific chisel used by the carver, its use and the origins of the pattern it makes. Television New Zealand Maori language, with English sub-titles
Record No:3249
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