Presented by NZ Historian-Don Stafford.
(Imported from New Zealand)
The cultural expressions of the Maori are magically presented within this program. It includes authentic Maori Art, carving, weaving, dance and song vividly captured and explained by noted New Zealand historian, Don Stafford.
The glow and richness of Maori traditions are forever preserved within this documentary. Being unique to the South Pacific Islands of Aotearoa (New Zealand), once in a lifetime footage of Maori traditions, including the Haka (War dance), Powhiri (Traditional Mar' Welcome) plus songs and dance, makes this video a timeless record.
Travel back thousands of years to the coming of the Maori. See the progress of the Maori through the ages, their struggles in developing the land and the unfolding of their unique isolated culture.
Maori Culture, Traditions and History is the complete story of New Zealand's native cultural race. Presented by well known New Zealand Historian, Don Stafford, this video documentary is perfect for schools and those interested in gaining an in depth knowledge of the Maori people. Highlights include the Haka or war dance, the wero (Challenge), traditional Maori dances, the poi dance, carving, traditional houses and clothing, the hongi, moko (Tattoo) plus much more.
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