Hopi Pottery DVD Features
Rare photography takes you into the Hopi villages. Experience the mystique and rich heritage of an ancient civilization as its tradition of pottery making in the old way is demonstrated by a Hopi potter in Hano village on First Mesa.
The beauty of form and technique in prehistoric and modern pieces reflecting the essence of a centuries-old culture is captured by our cameras.
Spectacular aerial photography captures the majesty of the American Southwest desert: silent, awesome, stretching from horizon to horizon beneath a seemingly endless sky. Burned by an eternal sun, shaped by scouring winds, rocky spires, buttes and ragged canyons stand as a testament to the forces of nature's unhindered hand.
HOPI POTTERY - A HANDMADE HERITAGE
Includes rare aerial photography: Hopi messas and villages – Hopi ruins – cultural history: Ancestoral Puebloans, Spanish conquests, white traders, Nampeyo – Evolution of Hopi Pottery, prehistoric to present – pottery making, firing, on First Mesa – and much more.
Full Frame - 1.33
(unspecified) - English