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Title Miss Navajo [videorecording] / produced & directed by Billy Luther ; a co-production of Billy Luther and the Independent Television Service, in association with World of Wonder Productions.

Imprint New York, NY : The Cinema Guild, c2007.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    791.6 MIS    Available
Edition Standard format.
Description 1 videodisc (53 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences, 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a documentary motion picture in 2006.
Credits Director of photography, Gavin Winn ; editor, Mike Rysavy ; music composed by David Benjamin Steinberg.
Summary "Reveals the inner beauty of the young women who compete in [the Miss Navajo Nation beauty pageant]. Not only must contestants exhibit poise and grace as those in typical pageants, they must also answer tough questions in Navajo and demonstrate proficiency in skills essential to daily tribal life: fry-bread making, rug weaving and sheep butchering. [The film] follows the path of 21-year old Crystal Frazier, a not-so-fluent Navajo speaker and self-professed introvert, as she undertakes the challenges of the pageant" -- Container.
System Details DVD.
Subject Miss Navajo Nation (Beauty pageant)
Beauty contests -- Navajo Nation, Arizona, New Mexico & Utah.
Navajo women -- Competitions.
Navajo Nation, Arizona, New Mexico & Utah -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Feature films
Added Author Luther, Billy.
Frazier, Crystal.
Steinberg, David Benjamin.
Independent Television Service.
World of Wonder (Firm)
Cinema Guild.
ISBN 0781512433
9780781512435
Music No. 2282 The Cinema Guild

 
    
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