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The Slanted Screen: Asian Men in Film and Television
Item# 41296
© 2006
 55 Min.




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DVD ISBN: 978-1-61616-824-7

This award-winning documentary explores portrayals of Asian men in American cinema, chronicling the experience of actors who have struggled against Hollywood’s ethnic stereotyping and discriminatory p... (more details)



Time of Fear
Item# 44165
© 2005
 60 Min.




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During World War II, 110,000 Japanese-Americans were interned in relocation camps across the United States. This documentary details the lives of 16,000 of these men, women, and children who were forc... (more details)



Becoming American: The Chinese Experience
Item# 36510
© 2003
 254 Min.




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DVD (Chaptered) ISBN: 978-1-4213-5800-0

What does it mean to become American? What is lost and what is gained in the process? In interviews with historians, descendants, and recent immigrants, this set of powerful Bill Moyers documentaries... (more details)



Becoming American: The Chinese Experience
Item# 31779
© 2003
 



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DVD ISBN: 978-1-4213-2352-7

What does it mean to become American? What is lost and what is gained in the process? In interviews with historians, descendants, and recent immigrants, this powerful eight-part Bill Moyers series exp... (more details)



Between Two Worlds
Item# 31327
© 2003
 89 Min.




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DVD ISBN: 978-1-4213-6122-2

In the early 1880s, abetted by the Chinese Exclusion Act, a wave of anti-Chinese sentiment swept across America. This program examines the exclusion years through the stories of Chinese Americans and... (more details)



Gold Mountain Dreams
Item# 31326
© 2003
 89 Min.




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DVD ISBN: 978-1-4213-6121-5

In the 1840s, civil war and famine in southern China drove thousands of young men to seek their fortune in the California Gold Rush. This program traces the Chinese experience in America, from their w... (more details)



No Turning Back
Item# 31328
© 2003
 88 Min.




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DVD ISBN: 978-1-4213-6123-9

The new immigration laws of 1965 were a turning point for the Chinese in America and allowed a new wave of immigrants to enter the country. Chinese American life has flourished in the years since. Nar... (more details)



A Personal Journey with Samuel Ting, Nobel Laureate Physicist
Item# 31777
© 2003
 15 Min.




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DVD ISBN: 978-0-7365-7071-8

Born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and raised in China and Taiwan, Samuel Ting received the Nobel Prize in physics in 1976 and is now leading a multinational experiment with NASA to search for antimatter, t... (more details)



A Personal Journey with Shirley Young, Market Research Pioneer
Item# 31775
© 2003
 15 Min.




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DVD ISBN: 978-0-7365-7067-1

In this program, Bill Moyers talks with Shirley Young, an inspiring woman who survived the Japanese occupation of the Philippines to become a pioneer of market research with Grey Advertising. Later, a... (more details)



Angel Island: A Story of Chinese Immigration
Item# 29444
© 2000
 12 Min.




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DVD ISBN: 978-1-4213-2441-8

On Angel Island, the history is written on the walls. From 1910 until 1943, Chinese immigrants to America passed through Angel Island in San Francisco Bay, the Ellis Island of the West. Unlike other g... (more details)



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