Tradition Bearers: Film Facts
1983, Film: 16mm
48 minutes, Color
A documentary about Finnish American history and folk art expressed through the lives and repertories of our folk artists living in the western Great Lakes Region.
Copyright: Northern Michigan University Production
Filmmaker(s): Michael Loukinen
Produced by: Michael Loukinen
Cinematography: Kathleen Laughlin
Editing: Mirek Janek
Sound: Will Peecher
Acknowledgements: FOLKLORE CONSULTANTS: Yvonne Lockwood, Norman Niemi, John Berquist, Velma Doby, Fred Waisanen.
Funding: National Endowment For The Arts, Michigan Council For The Arts, Michigan Council For The Humanities, Minnesota Humanities Commission.
Awards: Sinking Creek Film Festival Winner Distinguished Contribution to the Humanities
Distribution: Up North Films
104 Jacobetti Center, Marquette, MI 49855
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