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Hudhud. UNESCO Proclaimed Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity

Language: English
Analogue only: Philippine languages, 

This element is composed of a multimedia packet that documents a vanishing tradition that celebrates the enduring virtues of the Ifugao people, and shows why the Hudhud remains an important source of information regarding Ifugao culture.

The packet contains an interactive VCD, as well as an audio CD (Bugan Ke Aliguyon) with sound recordings realised during the harvest month of June in Barangay Baguinge, Kiangan, Ifugao.

This material cannot be posted online in full. It is available for consultation in our Reading Room or, when indicated, via Video on Demand (VOD)

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Place/region: Philippines, Asia and the Pacific
Type: Ethnographic
Extract: 11 min. Total length:
Production and personalities:
Publisher: National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), Philippines
Coproducer/sponsor: UNESCO; Japan Funds-in-Trust
Published in:
Rights: NCCA-Intangible Heritage Committee, Philippines

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Original: VCD
Location: F-H.129
UMVS reference: AUD-DIT/ISS/ARC/1076-7
File No: SYNAV-2005-06-18-002651-NCCA.WAV ; 2005-NCCA-VCD
Rights holder: NCCA-Intangible Heritage Committee, Philippines; UNESCO
Additional info: Rights for the video: 1996 Philips International B.V