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Signatures of the Soul – Tattooing Today: Video Project Fronted by Peter Fonda (1984)

Courtesy of NZ On Screen: We have just added to our website Signatures of the Soul, the 1984 documentary fronted by Peter Fonda (directed by New Zealander Geoff Steven) that tracks the art of tattooing from New Zealand, through Samoa and the East L.A. and San Francisco scenes (including interviews with Ed Hardy and Bob Roberts) and on to Japan.

Click this link to watch full video: http://www.nzonscreen.com/title/signatures-of-the-soul-tattooing-today-1984 

NZ On Screen is a free, online and publicly funded treasure trove of New Zealand film, television and music video history, accessible to everyone (including tattoo fans the world over). This documentary is listed on IMDB and Rotten Tomatoes but copies of it (other than on VHS) have been hard to come by.

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