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Wood Crafts, Pink Mountain Sand
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written by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; directed by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; produced by Jean-Marc Henchoz, in Wood Crafts (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1987), 22 mins
Long ago, there were no roads to the chalets in the high mountain pastures. All the material for a new chalet had to be carried up by man or mule, so the peasants who built and cared for these chalets used the nearest rocks available and found a way to extract the sand needed for cement right on the spot. They use...
written by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; directed by Jacqueline Veuve, 1930-2013; produced by Jean-Marc Henchoz, in Wood Crafts (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1987), 22 mins
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