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Ends of the Earth Limited

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Works: 13 works in 14 publications in 1 language and 63 library holdings
Classifications: TT689, 746.440954
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Publications about Ends of the Earth Limited
Publications by Ends of the Earth Limited
Most widely held works by Ends of the Earth Limited
Mirror work & embroideries of Kutch, India ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Filmed in Kutch, India, this program demonstrates traditional embroidery incorporating mirrors in the design
Kente woven ceremonial cloths of Ghana ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
"Kente is one of Africa's most celebrated textiles. Kente is woven in long, narrow bands. Finished strips are cut to the same length and sewn together to produce a large cloth"--Container
Adinkra printed ceremonial cloths of Ghana ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Explores and explains the designs as well as showing in detail the carving, dyeing and printing processes
Traditional silk weaving in thailand ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"Isarn (N E Thailand) has been a cradle of sericulture and silk weaving for thousands of years. This film shows how the processes are still carried on by families in village houses where silkworms are grown and fed on mulberry leaves and the silk is reeled in the traditional way. The silk is then hand woven into sarongs scarves in traditional designs. Both weaving techniques used, weft ikat and supplementary weft, are extraordinarily fine, using unique processes and looms, producing wonderful vibrant cloth"--Container
Batik in Java ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Shows batik processes in the traditional centres of Jogiakarta, Solo and Cirebon, with footage of the traditional costumes, wax application with Chantung and stamps
Ajrakh mordant resist, batik & tie dye ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The complex process of producing cloth by mordant resist was practised for more than a thousand years in India. Now Ajrakh remains the last cloth to be made by this method. The film shows in detail the making of the hand carved printing blocks and the block printed mordant and resist dyed process in Damadka
Traditional weaving in Peru spinning, dyeing & weaving around Cusco ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"High in the mountain valleys around Cusco some of the Peruvian traditions dating back thousands of years are still being carried on. This film takes you into the villages to see men and women spinning, dyeing, warping up, weaving and finishing with woven braids"--DVD container
Traditional felt making in Turkey kece, kepenek & sikke ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Presents an overview of traditional Turkish felt making, covering: preparing the wool; making a kecce; making a kepenek; making a sikke
Glass bead making in Turkey & Ghana ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Filmed in Mahmut Sur's Workshop in Kurudere, Turkey and in the Krobo Workshop of Nomoda Djaba and in the Workship in Asiofia, Ghana respectively, it introduces the craft of glass bead making in Turkey and Ghana
World spinning traditions ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
This film was shot on location around the world to show some of the surviving traditions of spinning
Thai Hilltribe embroideries Karen, Lisu, Akha, Yao, Lahu, Blue & White Hmong ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"Over the last few centuries six quite distinct tribal groups have migrated to live in the mountains of Thailand. They brought with them their own culture, language and dress. This film shows the different dress of the Karen, Lisu, Ahka, Yao, Lahu, Blue & White Hmong and how they adorn themselves with an extraordinary variety of embroidery"--Container
The Making of a kilim ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Traditional Peruvian weaving spinning, dyeing & weaving around Cusco ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"High in the moutain valleys around Cusco some of the Peruvian traditions dating back thousands of years are still being carried on. This film takes you into the villages to see men and women spinning, dyeing, warping up, weaving and finishing with woven braids"--Container
 
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