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Japanese dance succession of a Kyomai master

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Alternate title:Succession of a Kyomai master
Summary:This documentary explores the private world of kyomai, a Kyoto-style dance. Includes footage of Inoue Yachiyo IV, background on the history of kyomai, and insights into the education of geisha, chief practitioners of this centuries-old form of Japanese dance.
Contributor:Oka, Nobuyuki
Provider:Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:2001-2100
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Geishas
Dance Japan Kyoto
Credits:Kimberly Forsythe, narrator ; Eiko Morishima. Music, Rei Mugi ; editor, Katsutoshi Hozumi.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Dance
Performing Arts
Collection:Films@UM
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