The Resource Ohero:kon : under the husk, a film by Katsitsionni Fox ; produced by Katsitsionni Fox ; produced by Two Row Productions, LLC for a presentation of Vision Maker Media

Ohero:kon : under the husk, a film by Katsitsionni Fox ; produced by Katsitsionni Fox ; produced by Two Row Productions, LLC for a presentation of Vision Maker Media

Label
Ohero:kon : under the husk
Title
Ohero:kon
Title remainder
under the husk
Statement of responsibility
a film by Katsitsionni Fox ; produced by Katsitsionni Fox ; produced by Two Row Productions, LLC for a presentation of Vision Maker Media
Title variation
Oherokon
Contributor
Filmmaker
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • moh
  • eng
  • moh
  • eng
Summary
Follows the challenging journey of two Mohawk girls as they take part in their traditional passage rites to becoming Mohawk women. Kaienkwinehtha and Kasennakohe are childhood friends from traditional families living in the Mohawk Community of Akwesasne that straddles the U.S./Canada border in New York State. They both take part in a four-year adolescent passage rites ceremony called ohero:kon "under the husk" that has been revived in their community. This ceremony challenges them spiritually, mentally, emotionally and physically. It shapes the women they become
Cataloging source
YOM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Katsitsionni Fox, Marie-Cecile Dietlin, Paul Richard ; editor, Victoria Catherine Chan ; music, Robby Baier, Jackson Whalan
Dewey number
974.7004/9755420092
Language note
Chiefly in English with some Mohawk subtitled in English
PerformerNote
With Kaienkwinehtha Ransom, Kasennakohe David, Louise Wakerakatste Herne, Tom Sakokwenionkwas Porter, Konwawihon Fox ; narration by Martha Lickers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fox, Katsitsionni
  • Ransom, Kaienkwinehtha
  • David, Kasennakohe
  • Herne, Louise Wakerakatste
  • Chan, Victoria Catherine
  • Porter, Tom Sakokwenionkwas
  • Two Row Productions, LLC
  • Vision Maker Media
  • Women Make Movies (Firm)
Runtime
27
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ransom, Kaienkwinehtha
  • David, Kasennakohe
  • Mohawk Nation at Akwesasne
  • Indian teenagers
  • Coming of age
  • Mohawk Nation at Akwesasne
  • Indian teenagers
  • Coming of age
  • Rites and ceremonies
Technique
live action
Label
Ohero:kon : under the husk, a film by Katsitsionni Fox ; produced by Katsitsionni Fox ; produced by Two Row Productions, LLC for a presentation of Vision Maker Media
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn982945077
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 27 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ohero:kon : under the husk, a film by Katsitsionni Fox ; produced by Katsitsionni Fox ; produced by Two Row Productions, LLC for a presentation of Vision Maker Media
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn982945077
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 27 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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