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Author: John Melville Bishop; Naomi Hawes Bishop; Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Publisher: Milton, MA : Media Generation ; [Watertown, MA] : Documentary Educational Resources, [1978]
Series: Ethnographic video online.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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"Reach for the Moon," "Loop the Loop," and many more tricks in the familiar repertoire of yoyo virtosos were created by a group of professional demonstrators, mostly Filipino, hired by the Duncan Yoyo Company during the Depression. Nemo Concepcion was among the first such demonstrators, and the originator of many tricks. This film was made when Nemo was 77, about his art, his tricks, his teaching, his reflections on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encoded moving images
Documentary films
Ethnographic films
Nonfiction films
Named Person: Nemo Concepción; Nemo Concepción
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Melville Bishop; Naomi Hawes Bishop; Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
OCLC Number: 649690938
Credits: Director, John Melville Bishop.
Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming video (12 min.))
Series Title: Ethnographic video online.
Responsibility: Documentary Educational Resources ; a film by John Bishop.

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"Reach for the Moon," "Loop the Loop," and many more tricks in the familiar repertoire of yoyo virtosos were created by a group of professional demonstrators, mostly Filipino, hired by the Duncan Yoyo Company during the Depression. Nemo Concepcion was among the first such demonstrators, and the originator of many tricks. This film was made when Nemo was 77, about his art, his tricks, his teaching, his reflections on his and the yoyo's Filipino origins, and his yoyo philosophy.

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