Other movies related to bashofu

Kijoka Banana fiber Cloth

made by TEWAZA - Japan traditional crafts Aoyama Square

2017, February 23

This video gives an overview of the whole procedure of banana-fibre cloth (bashofu) making.

(5 min 28 sec)

Okinawa Bashofu - J stories from Japan

J stories on the ABC in Australia

2016, May 14

Richard Snashall travelled to Kijoka in the north west of the main island to visit the Bashofu cloth center and met Toshiko Taira (96 in the movie), the remarkable woman who revitalised this craft after World War II, and her grand-daughter who married an Australian.

(6min 50 sec)