Rice & Roses #1423 : Cowboys and Canoes

Highlights the traditional and contemporary aspects of Hawaiian culture by focusing on oli (chant), the hula, canoe-building by the masters, paniolo singing traditions, and the making of cowboy leathercraft and saddles as well as the unique life of the Hawaiian cowboy. Aired February 18. 1985. Features interviews with Kumu hula Leinaʻala Heine, Ben Finney, Wright Bowman, Wally Froiseth, Gordon Piianaia, Kevin Haleamau, Karin Haleamau, Clyde "Kindy" Sproat, Philbert Freitas, Henry Silva, and Monty Richards. See title 566 for raw footage production materials.

Languages: English


  • Documentary

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