Film: "China’s Guizhou Ethnic Groups, Part I: Preface, Miao, Bouyei, Dong"

This documentary, the first half of an eight-part series, explores the origins, rituals, and elaborate dress of three minority cultures in Southwest China. (Guizhou Cultural Palace of Nationalities, 2005, 50 minutes, Chinese with English subtitles.) This film relates to the exhibition Vanishing Traditions: Textiles and Treasures from Southwest China

This program is part of the museum's weekly Textiles at Twelve series, which explores the textile arts and global cultures through films, lectures, gallery talks, and more. Free, no reservations required. 

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