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The Melting Pot: Finding Your Roots, Season 2
Item# 60708
© 2014
 60 Min.




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Three celebrity chefs who cook the food of their ancestors discover family members who have shaped their lives — and America’s cuisine. Tom Colicchio of “Top Chef” learns the hardships his family endu... (more details)



Sanjay Gupta/Margaret Cho/Martha Stewart: Finding Your Roots
Item# 58673
© 2012
 60 Min.




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The three guests in this episode are all children of first- or second-generation immigrants and share the peculiar burdens of that heritage. In an episode that crisscrosses the planet, from India to K... (more details)



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
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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)



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




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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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)



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