57. Burmah Shell (EBC) — Craftsmen of Kashmir — Himalayan Tapestry — 30 min
      The Indian Experiment Series

Documentary on the traditional crafts of the Kashmir region. Using skills passed down from one generation to the next, families practice the still—flourishing arts of embroidery, tapestry and rug—making; silver—smithing; wood—carving and silk production and weaving. Part of their heritage as well are the intricate patterns and designs, derived from the natural beauty of their surroundings in the foothills of the Himalayas. Noteworthy sequences include a detailed account of the silk industry, following stages from the silk—worm to the weaving factory.