Endangered Threads Documentaries
1530 Tuolumne St.
Vallejo, CA 94590
Contact person: Kathleen Vitale
Wholesale Accounts Available
A 501(c)(3) educational nonprofit focusing on filming Maya weaving and textiles in Guatemala and southern Mexico. Endangered Threads Documentaries (ETD) DVDs document the history and practices of Maya weavers, with intimate views of their lives and art form. These documentaries will be of interest to sta and public audiences of museum exhibitions, anthropology teachers and students, fiber artists and weavers, textile enthusiasts, and travelers. ETD documentaries are used to educate Maya children on the colorful and creative history of weaving in their own culture. Spanish and English soundtracks are included on most ETD productions. Customized video loops for museums exhibiting Maya textiles are available.