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In this episode, we journey to American Samoa to meet researchers, scientists, village chiefs, and everyday citizens to see how they're coping with a changing ocean. We'll learn about the history, culture, natural resources, and challenges American Samoa faces from many perspectives. Find out more at voiceofthesea.org.
Film synopsis: Two American Samoans, High Chief Togotogo Sotoa and Rex Lokeni, an untitled man, share parts of their culture that bring families and communities closer together. In American Samoa, chiefs give family members tasks to benefit their family. When family members earn respect from their families, their chief can grant them a title such as paramount chief, high chief, and high talking chief. An untitled man works to earn a servings chief title to a high chief in hopes of getting a high talking chief title. Executive Producers - Jean-Michel Cousteau, Gene Brighouse Producer - Jim Knowlton Filmed and edited by Jim Knowlton Music - Doug Shirley - "Silver Threads" and "Nahenahe" Special thanks to: National Marine Sanctuary of American Samoa National Marine Sanctuary Foundation Of...
Pago Pago, Tutuila, American Samoa 2017 , Pago Pago Samoan touristic village, FagotogoTutuila, Mount Alava, Leone church, Fatu rock, Fagotogo Travel Videos HD, World Travel Guide http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=World1Tube Pago Pago is the capital city of American Samoa. In the Samoan language it is pronounced "Pahngo-Pahngo". Pago Pago is the territorial capital of American Samoa. It is on the main island of American Samoa, Tutuila. The territory is served by Pago Pago International Airport at Tafuna, some 8 miles south west of Pago Pago. Tourism, entertainment, food, and tuna canning are its main industries. The area commonly referred to as Pago Pago consists of a string of villages, each with its own village council, on the shores of Pago Pago Harbor. One of the...
Watch what a typical week of my life was like, as a WorldTeach volunteer, living and teaching in American Samoa. Enjoy! If you want to see more, check out my blog that I kept throughout the year: https://maggieamericansamoa.blogspot.com Songs used in video: Island Girl - Conkarah Three Corner - Big Joe & da Usos Pe a e Siva - Pacific Soul Manu Samoa - Opetaia Foai and Malcolm Smith
SUBSCRIBE: http://www.youtube.com/c/VicStefanu - Let's go for a walk around this town, also capital of the American territory of American Samoa, let's see a variety of sights and I will explain to you why this place will not on anyone's visitation plans any time soon. Vic Stefanu, email@example.com. American Samoa is an unincorporated territory of the United States located in the South Pacific Ocean, southeast of Samoa.
Learn about American Samoa's flag and those that came before it. Blog: http://www.insearchofsapience.com Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/WanderlustExploration Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/wanderlustwisdom Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/wanderlustwisdm Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/insearchofsapience The music played during the video is an instrumental version of the territory anthem of American Samoa, titled “American Samoa.” The song was adopted in 1950.
For those who want a basic introduction to the Pacific Island culture of Samoa, this programme is for you! I produced this video some years ago for the Polynesian Cultural Center in Hawai'i. Our fearless cultural instructor is Chief Sielu Avea, long noted for his prowess with a flaming nifo oti in fireknife dancing. Now you can enjoy some aspects of Samoan culture and even learn to cook Polynesian style!
Team American Samoa, are in their final preparations for London 2012, after being in the Athletes village for a few days Megan Fonteno, Anthony Liu, Ching Maou Wei, Elama Faatonu and Nathaniel Tuamoheloa, told us about their highlights so far about village life. Nathaniel spoke about helping lead the team out in the Opening Ceremony, by following American Samoa tradition, being Chief of the team and wearing traditional costumes. It was also announced that Ching Maou Wei will be the official flag bearer for the team. This video was produced by The Reporters' Academy, a media production company run by young people, tasked with the mission of telling the stories of Oceania's London 2012 journey. The Reporters' Academy is integrated into the world of media, education and employment, based i...
Hokulea - Arrival in American Samoa Nainoa Thompson explains how early Samoans figured out how to create sailing canoes that could sail hundreds of miles and they figured out how to navigate using the stars so that they could migrate to distant islands such as Hawaii. He explains how Hokulea's arrival to American Samoa is significant because he and his crew want to honor Samoans because if it wasn't for their accomplishments than Hawaii would not have been discovered. He seeks their blessing and their permission before they continue their voyage around the world on Hokulea. Executive Producers - Jean-Michel Cousteau, Gene Brighouse Producer - Jim Knowlton Filmed and edited by Jim Knowlton Music - Doug Shirley Special thanks to: National Marine Sanctuary of American Samoa National Mar...
A tour of our drive home up the mountain in American Samoa. I have been asked when I was going to do another video; here it is :)
14 Aug 2007 - Life in American Samoa revolves around family and football. High Schooler Ne'emia Vitale aspires to leave the island to play college football in the U.S. (video by Travis Fox / washingtonpost.com. For more information about this video, go to www.travisfox.com)
Made in 1931, this travelogue of American Samoa shows the island nation as it appeared prior to WWII, before the peace of this tiny protectorate was destroyed. Predominantly shot on the island of Tutuila, the film features rare views of traditional native life including Copra harvesting. American Samoa is an unincorporated territory of the United States located in the South Pacific Ocean, southeast of Samoa. It consists of five main islands and two coral atolls. The largest and most populous island is Tutuila, with the Manuʻa Islands, Rose Atoll, and Swains Island also included in the territory. American Samoa is part of the Samoan Islands chain, located west of the Cook Islands, north of Tonga, and some 300 miles (500 km) south of Tokelau. To the west are the islands of the Wallis and Fu...
True HD Direct Film Transfers - NO UPCONVERSIONS! Beautiful and Exotic American Samoa Pago Pago in the 1930's. The bay, the culture and the people. South pacific lifestyle scenes including family, kids, basket weaving, skirt making, hula dancing, palm tree climbing, coconut husking and ukulele playing. Please visit our website for more historic archival film titles. http://www.buyoutfootage.com/pages/pd.html Buyout Footage is a leading supplier of public domain and royalty free stock footage for filmmakers, broadcasters, advertising agencies, multi-media and production companies worldwide. Historical Archival Stock Footage in True HD.
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See a day in the life of two WorldTeach volunteers in America Samoa! www.worldteach.org