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August 8, 2013

Master Craftsman Levente Lehel Sütő

Artisan Levente Lehel Sütő’s family has been making traditional furniture since the end of the 16th century. At the 2013 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Sütő shed light on his craft tradition and its significance for Hungarian cultural identity.

Video produced by Tasha Sandoval
Edited by Sara Legg and Tasha Sandoval
Videography by Kylie Shryock and Jillian Reagan

Comments
  • Anya Metcalfe

    Beautiful work, it is great to see a traditional artisan simultaneously keeping his heritage alive and succeeding in the global marketplace! Nice video!