Tarian Dari Sumatera Barat [videorecording] = Dances of West Sumatra] : Tari Piring ; Tari Alang
- Berkeley, Ca. : University of California, Extension Media Center, [1990?]
- Physical description
- 1 videocassette (20 min.) (VHS) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
- Tari-Tarian Tradisionil di Indonesia.
- Tari Piring incorporates everyday movements, such as work in the rice fields and the preparation of food. Tari Alang is condensed from a ceremonial dance, but the movements incorporate symbolic reflections of nature combined with forms of Pentjak Silat, the Indonesion art of self defense.
- Publication date
- Title Variation
- Dances of West Sumatra
- Tari Piring
- Tari Alang
- Tari-Tarian Tradisionil di Indonesia = Traditional dances of Indonesia
- Production Credits
- Sponsored by Pertamina Caltex Pacific Indonesia Bechtel, Inc., Jakarta ; Production, Film Forms International, San Francisco.
- Performed in the Minangkabau region of West Sumatra, April 1975.
- Publisher Number
- 37961 University of California, Extension Media Center