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Sumatra, Indonesia
Description: 01:08:48:08 Sumatra Roll 1 Sumatra, Indonesia Senior / elderly woman walking carefully down steps of staircase. VS passengers in railroad train car (probably Indonesians & Westerners / Europeans, including Burton Holmes) (shaky shots). Indonesians in traditional clothing (native clothing) walking towards temple. 01:09:15:26 Nias, North Sumatra, Indonesia VS Indonesian men dressed in armor & holding lances / shields performing traditional war dance in village square. Burton Holmes talking to Indonesian villager. VS headshots & portraits of Indonesian men Indonesian boys / young men performing stone jumping (hombo batu), leaping over large boulder in middle of village (Megalithic culture, stone blocks). CU ornamental details. People climbing up steep incline. Car driving through stream / shallow river. VS Indonesians & Burton Holmes drinking from fountain. (good shots, traditional culture, native culture, Indonesian culture, Indonesian history, tribal culture, tribal dancing).
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Clip #: AD-130-2
Length: 3:27
Year: 1932
Color: B/W
Library: Getty Images
Decade: 1930s
Filmmaker: Andre de la Varre
Region: South Asia
Country: Sumatra
Original: 16mm

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