Center for Southeast Asian Studies

  1. Viewing culture & environment among Ammatoa people in South Sulawesi Indonesia.

    This story begins at a time when the Ammatoa people are feeling deeply distrbed about ongoing changes in their community. They feel as if they are facing currents of transformation that will fundamentally affect their culture and their traditional way of life.

    This series is a documentary film by Sapril Akhmady. Part 7/9

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  2. A (Balinese) Tempest

    Directed by Larry Reed, Artistic Director of ShadowLight Productions, San Francisco
    Musical Director: I Nyoman Sumandhi, Bali

    Production Director: Kirstin Pauka,University of Hawai'i at Manoa

    Jan 25, 26, 31, Feb 1, 2, 3 2008

    This unusual adaptation of Shakespeare’s most musical and magical play is about a sorcerer and dethroned Milanese duke (Prospero), who has been banished with his daughter Miranda to an enchanted island.

    Guest artist Larry Reed fuses Balinese and Elizabethan elements with his hallmark shadowcasting method, which utilizes a giant screen and live performers to create a magical shadow theatre performance. The production will also feature live musical accompaniment by the UH Balinese Gamelan Ensemble under the direction of guest artist I Nyoman Sumandhi.

    For more information go to hawaii.edu/theatre

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  3. This is the story of Hanoi, an ancient city in the midst of its 1,000th anniversary as the capital of Vietnam. Every morning Hanoians from across the city gather at Thong Nhat Park for exercise, chatting and ballroom dancing, but as the city at its millennium opens to a new era of global investment, the park has become a target for commercial development that threatens the conviviality of city life. Produced by the Globalization Research Center (University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa)

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  4. Viewing culture & environment among Ammatoa people in South Sulawesi Indonesia.

    This story begins at a time when the Ammatoa people are feeling deeply distrbed about ongoing changes in their community. They feel as if they are facing currents of transformation that will fundamentally affect their culture and their traditional way of life.

    This series is a documentary film by Sapril Akhmady. Part 4/9

    # vimeo.com/26292943 Uploaded 123 Plays 0 Comments
  5. Viewing culture & environment among Ammatoa people in South Sulawesi Indonesia.

    This story begins at a time when the Ammatoa people are feeling deeply distrbed about ongoing changes in their community. They feel as if they are facing currents of transformation that will fundamentally affect their culture and their traditional way of life.

    This series is a documentary film by Sapril Akhmady. Part 5/9

    # vimeo.com/26294680 Uploaded 124 Plays 0 Comments

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