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Connecting Traditions EP6 New Caledonia

In Kanak culture, earth is represented as a source of life, and seen as « mother-nature ». The Kanak people consider that they belong to the earth and pay great respect to their land. The land does not belong to the people, for the people belong to the land and so it goes with other elements : food, air, water...The film immerses us in the Kanak culture and its traditional celebration : on the occasion of the rain ceremony, people are preparing masks, costumes, songs, dances and speeches.

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