Film, Video, Media

1965. Institut fur den Wissenschaftlichen Film. Bau einer reuse fur den muranen-fang. motion picture, 27 min, Silent at sound speed. b&w. Construction of a fish-trap for eels on Nonouti Island, Gilbert Islands. Institut fur den Wissenschaftlichen Film, Gottingen. ANL.
1965. Institut fur den Wissenschaftlichen Film. Mikronesier (Gilbert-Inseln, Nonouti): Flechten eines Balles. videorecording, 1/2 in. VHS videocassette (6 min.), sd., col, + 1 booklet. Encyclopaedia cinematogr aphica E936. (Shows a Micronesian girl weaving a ball out of coconut fronds. Institut fur den Wissenschaftlichen Film, Gottingen. UH VIDEOTAPE 9002.
1965-6. Koch, Gerd. Mikronesier (Gilbert-Inseln). Filme E814-34, 844-62, 870-85, 915-21, 936, 937, 1006-8. Encyclopedia cinematographica, ill, 21cm. Institut für den wissenschaftlichen Film, Göttingen.
1966. Institut fur den Wissenschaftlichen Film. Mikronesier (Gilbert-Inseln, Nonouti): Flechten eines Fischerhutes. videorecording, 1/2 in. VHS videocassette (6 min.), sd., col, + 1 booklet. Encyclopaedia cinematogr aphica E823. (Shows a Micronesian girl weaving a hat out of coconut fronds. Institut fur den Wissenschaftlichen Film, Gottingen. UH VIDEOTAPE 9003.
1968. Koch, Gerd & Dieter Christensen. Mikronesier (G-I, Nonouti) "tirere" - Tanz "ngeaba". 19pp, ill, music, 18cm, (Ency. cinematographica) E 919/1967. Inst. für den wissenschaftlichen Film, Göttingen.
1968-. Koch, Gerd et al. Gilbert-Archipel: Begleitveroffentlichung. no. in v., ill, Wissenschaftlicher Film, W769, D895-896. (Contents: Manovrieren von Segelbooten im G ebiet des Gilbert-Archipels (Mikronesien).--[2] Geheime Kampfmethoden auf Onotoa im Gilbert-Archipel.--[3] Geheime Kampfmethoden auf Nonouti im Gilbert-Archipel) FPER Serial Periodical. Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film, Göttingen. UH DU615.4 .G55 no.1-3.
1969. Koch, Gerd. Kultur der Gilbert-Inseln. Unter Mitarbeit von Dieter Christensen, Sigrid Koch [und] Honor Maude. vi, 346pp, ill, music, bibl 345-6, 21cm. (Includes texts and translations of songs and formulae. Cat alogue and commentaries of 70 films made during an ethnological expedition to the GI in 1963-4). Ergänzungs-Band 1, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film, Göttingen. UH PAC/DU615/K6.
1972. Gilbert & Ellice Islands Festival Company. G & E I Festival Company: Traditional songs and dance music recorded at the South Pacific Festival o f Arts, Suva, Fiji, 1972. sound recordings, 1 disc, 12" 33 1/3rpm, stereo. (Hibiscus HLS 49). UH Phono Disc 1067.
1977. Barraclough, Jenny (producer). Go tell it to the judge. motion picture, 2 film reels (62 min.): sd., col. with b&w sequences, 16mm. photographer, Alec Curti s; script, narrator, James Cameron [1911-1985]; editor, Jonathan Gili. The three thousand Banabans of Ocean Island claimed they had been exploited all along the line when their island turned out to be full of phosphate. They took the British Government to the High Court in demand for fair treatment. This film traces the story from 1900, when the deposits were first found, to the present day. British Broadcasting Commission, Great Britain. ANL.
1978 (?). Elvy, Peter (director). Crafts and Craft People of the Pacific. camera, Jerry Savage; script, Larry Thomas; editor, Darren Chan. videocassette, 1/2 in. VHS, 30 min. , sd., col (Shows the handicrafts of the countries and regions of Oceania, including weaving, carving, tapa, and ceramics. Gives examples of specific items such as trays and hats woven from pandanus leaves, wooden carvings of masks and ceremonial objects, bamboo and shell navigation instruments, shell jewelry, and pottery which is fired and glazed. Covers the Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu and Western Samoa.). South Pacific Bureau for Economic Co-operation, Video Productions Fiji, Suva (?). UH VIDEOTAPE 1298 VHS.
1979. Shaw, John (script and direction). Kiribati? Here we are. videorecording, 1 1/2 in VHS videocassette (54 min.), sd., col. with b&w sequences. Originally produ ced as motion picture, for the government of Kiribati, produced by Don Murray. (On July 12, 1979, the people of the Gilbert Islands became independent of British rule and changed their name to Kiribati. This film is a comprehensive and colorful record of that event. Shows the history and way of life of the people.). Film Australia, Australian Development Assistance Bureau, Lindfield, N.S.W. UH VIDEOTAPE 10463.
1981. Fanshawe, David [1942-]. Island Music of the South Pacific. sound recording, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo disk, 12in. Explorer series Descriptive notes and durations on c ontainer. Nonesuch: H-72088 (Songs, chants and dances, sung or played on traditional instruments, by various performers from Cook Islands, Tonga, Fiji, Solomon Islands, Kiribati, Western Samoa, Tahiti. Recorded by David Fanshawe in Oceania 1978-1979). Nonesuch, New York. UH PHONODISC 2880.
1983. Howes, Oliver [1926-] (director). The Human face of the Pacific. "Atoll life in Kiribati". 1 videocassette (VHS) (163 min.): sd., col. with b&w sequences, 1/2 in. (A lso includes: "Fiji, legacies of empire", "The Marshall Islands, living with bomb", and "New Caledonia, a land in search of itself") (see: Journal Films 1988). Film Australia in association with Cinema Enterprises, Australia. ANL.
1983. O'Rourke, Dennis & Oliver Howes (producers and directors). Atoll life in Kiribati. videorecording, 1 videocassette (29 min.), sd, col, 1/2 in VHS format. Human face of the Pacific 1. (Summary: Description of the way of life of the Micronesians who live in Kiribati. The 64,000 people of this new Pacific nation manage to retain their gentle traditions, traditions such as the initiation of adolescent females into the full status of womanhood). Film Australia, Lindfield, Australia. UH VIDEOTAPE 1006.
1983. O'Rourke, Dennis & Oliver Howes (producers and directors). Human face of the Pacific. 1 videocassette (96 min.), sd, col, 1/2 in VHS format. (Summary: Journey to the frontier which is th e Pacific Ocean. Shows the romance and mystery of the Pacific islands and peoples, and points out issues that pose Pacific problems. Covers Kiribati, Bikini, New Caledonia, French Polynesia, Samoa, and Fiji. Shows that the great powers have used the Pacific islands to further their own military and political situations, and now seek economic exploitation). Film Australia, Lindfield, Australia. UH VIDEOTAPE 1005 VHS.
1988. Journal Films. Pacific Paradise? videorecording, 1 1/2 in. VHS videocassete (28 min.), sd., col. + 1 guide. Other Countries, Other Vi ews. (Presents 3 segments on Kiribati, Tahiti, and the Marshall Islands which focus on the conditions in which these island natives live. Material excerpted from separate works originally issued by Film Australia in its series Human Faces of the Pacific). Journal Films, Evanston, Ill. UH VIDEOTAPE 3549 VHS..
1989. Stubkjaer, Leif (producer/director). Kiribati. research and co-ordination, John Tristram, I. James Wilson; narration, Philip Hinton. videorecording , 1/2 in. VHS videocassette (30 min), sd., col.. "Ocean of Dreams, Currents of Change series" produced by UV-Film & Video, Denmark. (Looks at the the contemporary and traditional life of the 65,000 people on Kiribati. One learns that what the land lacks in natural resources is compensated by a vast ocean economic zone.). Journal Films, Evanston, IL. UH VIDEOTAPE 3543 VHS.
1990. Pearsall, Sam. South Pacific Data. computer file (IBM family), ASCII version, 3 3 1/2 in. computer disks with printout (4 leaves) of th e introd. portion of the file. [1] Cook Islands, Kiribati, Niue, Tonga, Tuvalu, Western Samoa -- [2] Fiji, Vanuatu -- [3] Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands. (Contains basic information files on the geography, natural history and endangered flora and fauna of ten South Pacific island groups; and bibliographies for each). Pearsall, Honolulu. UH QH198.A1 P43 1990.
1992. Andersen, Hans (producer/director). The Pacific Way. 1/2" VHS videocassette (19 min.), sd., col. Issued with book with the same title. editor, William Ro berts, script, Bill Saunders, Hans Andersen. Presenter/narrator, Ieremia Tabai, Secretary General, South Pacific Forum Secretariat. speakers: Kasuo Helgenberger, General Manager, EPA Marshall Islands; Ernest Bani, Principal Environment Officer, Vanuatu; Henry Isa, Principal Conservation Officer, Solomon Islands; Misalaima Nelesone, Asst. Secretary General, Tuvalu; Tererei Abete, Environment Coordinator, Kiribati; Vili Fuavao, Director, SPREP; Sailimalo Pati Liu, Dept. of Lands & Environment, Western Samoa; Demei Otobed, Chief Conservationist, Palau. A Tradewind Communications production. South Pacific Regional Environment Programme, Apia, Western Samoa. UH VIDEOTAPE 7204.
1993. Soto, Chantelle & Jessica Kim et al (producers/writers). Pacific Island Perspectives: issues of the 90's. videocassette (25 min.), sd., col., 1/2 in. S-VHS. Telecast Oct. 10, 1994, on KHET, Honolulu. Summar y: Residents of various Pacific Island nations discuss tourism, health issues (e.g. birth control, AIDS), land disputes and sovereignty, as they pertain to the underlying question of how to hold on to traditional culture while living in a modern world dominated by Western culture. Producers/Writers: Uentabo Neemia (Kiribati), John Kasaipwalova (PNG), Marjorie Crocombe, Ron Crocombe, Arerangi Toneia, Jon Jonassen, Kauraka Kauraka (Cook Islands), Joe Jeffred Bong (Vanuatu), Phillip Geia (Australia), Mave Hitch (Norfolk Island). UH VIDEOTAPE 10547.
1993. Tristam, John Davy & I. James Wilson (producers, directors). Pacifica. [1] Tales from the South Seas. script: Nadine Amadio. photography: Michael Dillion, Garry Maunder, Joel Peterson. series coordinato r: Sonia Poorun. "Warriors: A tale from Kiribati" (10 min.). 1 videocassette (VHS) (108 min.): sd., col. with 1 b&w sequence, Part 1 of a 3 part series of stories and myths told by people of the Pacific Islands who highlight their traditional life at a time of change. A Juniper Films Production [for SBS], Australia. ANL.