2 results for your search

The Split Horn: Life of a Hmong Shaman in America
See details
directed by Taggart Siegel; produced by Collective Eye Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 57 mins
The Split Horn chronicles the seventeen-year journey of a Hmong shaman and his family transplanted from the mountains of Laos to Appleton, Wisconsin. As a shaman, Paja Thao ministers to the physical and spiritual needs of friends and family with elaborate rituals that bridge the natural and spirit worlds. His youn...
directed by Taggart Siegel; produced by Collective Eye Films (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2001), 57 mins
×
Earl's Canoe
See details
written by Thomas Vennum, Jr., fl. 1988; directed by Charles Weber and Thomas Vennum, Jr., fl. 1988; produced by Thomas Vennum, Jr., fl. 1988 (Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1999), 50 mins
We meet Earl Nyholm, a member of the Ojibwe Nation, as he walks through the woods on Madeleine Island, Wisconsin. He's looking for just the right birch tree to select for the bark which will be used in the making of a traditional Ojibwe canoe.
written by Thomas Vennum, Jr., fl. 1988; directed by Charles Weber and Thomas Vennum, Jr., fl. 1988; produced by Thomas Vennum, Jr., fl. 1988 (Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1999), 50 mins
×