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)