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This film is in two parts. The first shows the people of the Reef Islands building a large canoe using traditional tools. The second part shows the manufacture of 'feather money' on the island of Santa Cruz. Feather money is slowly dying out; only one person still knows how to make it and this film records that method.
(1980, 6 mins) A Film Australia Production. Produced for Solomon Islands with Australian Development Assistance Bureau.
© National Film and Sound Archive of Australia.
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