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Brassói pályaudvar
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directed by Péterffy András, 1946-; produced by Péterffy András, 1946-; performed by Valaszut Folkdance Group, Bacioui Fanfars and Szaszcsavas Gipsy Band (Victoria, BC: Contemporary Arts Media, 2010), 39 mins,
Source: www.artfilms.com.au
In the heart of present day Romania in the region of Transylvania apart from the ancient Hungarian inhabitants, Szekelys and Csangos, other ethnic groups like Saxons, Romanians, Gypsies and Jews have been living together for centuries. They are one another's minority. They respect and tolerate the cultural differ...
directed by Péterffy András, 1946-; produced by Péterffy András, 1946-; performed by Valaszut Folkdance Group, Bacioui Fanfars and Szaszcsavas Gipsy Band (Victoria, BC: Contemporary Arts Media, 2010), 39 mins,
Source: www.artfilms.com.au
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Vivir la Chicha = Living the Chicha
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directed by Sharis Coppens, 1977-; produced by University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology (Brighton, England: University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology, 2003), 29 mins
Chicha music evokes the experiences of the many Peruvians who migrate from the high Andes down to the cities. This film tells the story of Aurora Ramos, a shoe-maker and market vendor, and the role that chicha plays in her life.
directed by Sharis Coppens, 1977-; produced by University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology (Brighton, England: University of Manchester. Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology, 2003), 29 mins
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The Ballad and the Source
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directed by John Cohen, 1932-; produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1983), 19 mins
The tradition of unaccompanied ballad singing is very old and still cherished in Great Britain, though only a few traditional singers are still alive. This sensitive musical portrait profiles the life and art of Walter Pardon, perhaps the finest living traditional English ballad singer.This classic documentary, pr...
directed by John Cohen, 1932-; produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1983), 19 mins
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Beyond the Maypole
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directed by Mike Alexander; produced by Douglas Eadie, fl. 1972, Pelicula Films; performed by Biggie Tembo, 1958-1995 (England: Arts Council England, 1991), 53 mins
Zimbabwean musician, Biggie Tempo (1958-1995), talks to a number of English folk musicians about their work and their views on traditional English music.
directed by Mike Alexander; produced by Douglas Eadie, fl. 1972, Pelicula Films; performed by Biggie Tembo, 1958-1995 (England: Arts Council England, 1991), 53 mins
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Music of West Africa: The Mandinka and their Neighbors
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(Montpelier, VT: Multicultural Media, 2004), 35 mins

This video presents ten historical scenes, captured on 8mm film at a time when portable video had not yet emerged as a viable medium. Eight of the scenes were filmed by Roderic Knight; two were contributed by renowned Gambian expert David Gamble. With the invaluable assistance of Elio Trabal, OC 2004, the footage...

(Montpelier, VT: Multicultural Media, 2004), 35 mins
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Village and Town Music of India and Nepal
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directed by Roderic C. Knight (Montpelier, VT: Multicultural Media, 2004), 1 hour 3 mins

The forested hills and valleys of the eastern Narmada River in Madhya Pradesh, India attracted Rudyard Kipling a century ago, and more recently, for different reasons, ethnomusicologist Roderic C. Knight. Seeking to document the little-known musics of the region, Knight packed a notebook, movie and still cameras,...

directed by Roderic C. Knight (Montpelier, VT: Multicultural Media, 2004), 1 hour 3 mins
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Yiddish Blues
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directed by Nagy Ernö, fl. 2010; produced by Péterffy András, 1946- and Nagy Ernö, fl. 2010, Contemporary Arts Media; performed by Budapest Klezmer Band (Victoria, BC: Contemporary Arts Media, 2010), 1 hour 18 mins
What is Klezmer music? It is a Central European tradition, a Jew-Yiddish-Gypsy musical amalgamation born in the early years of the twentieth century. Is it a living musical culture? To some extent, yes. But…it is also being revitalized. BKB (Budapest Klezmer Band) is a unique band. Except for the Jewish leade...
directed by Nagy Ernö, fl. 2010; produced by Péterffy András, 1946- and Nagy Ernö, fl. 2010, Contemporary Arts Media; performed by Budapest Klezmer Band (Victoria, BC: Contemporary Arts Media, 2010), 1 hour 18 mins
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Beyond the Forest. Hungarian music in Transylvania
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directed by Esther Ronay, fl. 1983; produced by Sian Williams, fl. 1991 and Taylor Downing, fl. 1998, Flashback Television Ltd (England: Arts Council England, 1991), 53 mins
The dance house movement, which (illegally) brought folk music from the minority Hungarian Gypsies and peasants of Transylvania - now part of Romania - to Budapest, and its effect on views of the value of traditional culture.
directed by Esther Ronay, fl. 1983; produced by Sian Williams, fl. 1991 and Taylor Downing, fl. 1998, Flashback Television Ltd (England: Arts Council England, 1991), 53 mins
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Carnival King of Europe, Tabom in Bahia
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directed by Juan Diego Diaz, fl. 2017 and Nilton Pereira, fl. 2017; produced by Juan Diego Diaz, fl. 2017, Brazil. Embassy (Accra), Tap Portugal and Fiesta Hotels & Resorts, S.L., in Carnival King of Europe (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2017), 52 mins
There is a small community in Ghana who identify as Brazilians. Their name is the Tabom. They are the descendants of former enslaved Africans and creoles who resettled from Bahia to Ghana during the 19th century, especially after the Malês Revolt in Bahia of 1835. They left Bahia escaping repression, looking for...
directed by Juan Diego Diaz, fl. 2017 and Nilton Pereira, fl. 2017; produced by Juan Diego Diaz, fl. 2017, Brazil. Embassy (Accra), Tap Portugal and Fiesta Hotels & Resorts, S.L., in Carnival King of Europe (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2017), 52 mins
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Gypsies Sing Long Ballads
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directed by John Cohen, 1932-; produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1982), 28 mins,
Source: www.berkeleymedia.com
Scotland's Gypsies have lived outside mainstream society for more than 500 years. Although some of the 'Travelling People' still live by the sides of roads, most live today in houses and are under pressure to abandon their culture. This film celebrates their traditional music, especially the long unaccompanied Bri...
directed by John Cohen, 1932-; produced by John Cohen, 1932- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1982), 28 mins,
Source: www.berkeleymedia.com
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