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Faces of Change, China Coast: China Coast Fishing
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written by George Chang, fl. 1974, Richard Yao-Chi Chen, 1938- and Norman N. Miller, fl. 1971; directed by Norman N. Miller, fl. 1971, Richard Yao-Chi Chen, 1938- and George Chang, fl. 1974; produced by Norman N. Miller, fl. 1971, in Faces of Change (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1974), 19 mins
The film concerns the traditional 'floating population' who fish Chinese coastal waters from family sized junks based in Hong Kong in competition with salaried fisherman using large, mechanized boats. The combined effect of education and an increased integration with shore life is putting strains on the old ways.
written by George Chang, fl. 1974, Richard Yao-Chi Chen, 1938- and Norman N. Miller, fl. 1971; directed by Norman N. Miller, fl. 1971, Richard Yao-Chi Chen, 1938- and George Chang, fl. 1974; produced by Norman N. Miller, fl. 1971, in Faces of Change (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1974), 19 mins
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Making a Living: Fishing and Farming
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produced by Norman N. Miller, fl. 1971; in China Coast: Island in the China Sea, Faces of Change (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 2 mins
In this segment we hear from a farmer and a fisherman about their lines of work. Both believe one must be born into a profession for one to be good at it.
produced by Norman N. Miller, fl. 1971; in China Coast: Island in the China Sea, Faces of Change (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER)), 2 mins
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Cities in China, Beijing
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directed by Peter C. Wang, fl. 1981; produced by Li Sue Yung, fl. 1984-1986, in Cities in China (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1981), 46 mins,
Source: www.berkeleymedia.com
This acclaimed documentary -- from the classic three-part 'Cities in China Series' -- conveys the texture and flavor of the venerable Chinese capital through a close-up look at a number of its inhabitants, both young and old, with varied and fascinating backgrounds. Their stories unfold against the backdrop of a t...
directed by Peter C. Wang, fl. 1981; produced by Li Sue Yung, fl. 1984-1986, in Cities in China (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1981), 46 mins,
Source: www.berkeleymedia.com
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Citizen Hong Kong
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directed by Ruby Yang, fl. 1982-2016; produced by K. Bik Films (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 1999), 1 hour 27 mins
This multi-layered portrait examines San Francisco filmmaker Ruby Yang’s childhood home in its first year of postcolonial existence. In 1997, as the long-anticipated handover of the city from British rule to Chinese authority was about to occur, Yang returned to see the transition for herself. Instead of mirrori...
directed by Ruby Yang, fl. 1982-2016; produced by K. Bik Films (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 1999), 1 hour 27 mins
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East to West, Season 1, Episode 2, The Triumph of Monotheism
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directed by John Fothergill, 1712-1780, in East to West, Season 1, Episode 2 (Artarmon, New South Wales: Special Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
Today one god is worshipped by two thirds of humanity. It is the culmination of an extraordinary story by which a single deity emerged from a pantheon of thousands in the crucible of religious ideas that was the ancient Middle East. In this episode we trace the birth, development and explosion of the religion of A...
directed by John Fothergill, 1712-1780, in East to West, Season 1, Episode 2 (Artarmon, New South Wales: Special Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
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From China's Southwest Borders: Minority Dances, Songs and Instrumental Music of Yunnan, Vol. 2
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produced by Apsara Media for Intercultural Education and Yunnan Arts Institute (Van Nuys, CA: Apsara Media for Intercultural Education, 2001), 1 hour

A Video Survey by Li Wei and Zhang Xingrong, Yunnan Arts Institute. Booklets and Translations by Helen Rees.

A two-part survey of dances, songs, and instrumental music performed by minorities of Yunnan Province, beautifully recorded by Li Wei and Zhang Xingrong of the Yunnan Art Institute, 1984 to 1999.

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produced by Apsara Media for Intercultural Education and Yunnan Arts Institute (Van Nuys, CA: Apsara Media for Intercultural Education, 2001), 1 hour
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Gas Station, Episode 5, Israel
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directed by Luc Vrijdaghs, fl. 1989-2007; produced by Saskia Verboven, fl. 2006-2013 and Bart Van Langendonck, fl. 1996, TF1, Paris, France, in Gas Station, Episode 5 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2007), 27 mins
'We are not the ones who brought this upon us. We want to live and work as brothers. We need each other!' Thus say the Palestinians and the Israeli colonists in the West bank. 'The conflict is set up by politicians who gain from it. And the wall is no exception to this.' Gas Station passes the checkpoint and drive...
directed by Luc Vrijdaghs, fl. 1989-2007; produced by Saskia Verboven, fl. 2006-2013 and Bart Van Langendonck, fl. 1996, TF1, Paris, France, in Gas Station, Episode 5 (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2007), 27 mins
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JVC Video Anthology of World Music and Dance, Volume 3, East Asia III: China 1
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directed by Ichihashi Yuji, fl. 1990 and Nakagawa Kunihiko, fl. 1990; produced by Ichikawa Katsumori, fl. 1988, JVC, in JVC Video Anthology of World Music and Dance, Volume 3 (Montpelier, VT: Multicultural Media, 1989), 1 hour

This video is part of the 30-volume JVC Video Anthology of Music and Dance of the World.

China 1

Han people

  • 3-1 Dizi - flute, with ensemble: "Gusuxing" ("Trip to Suzhou")
  • 3-2 Pipa - lute solo: "Shimian maifu" ("Ambush on all sides")
  • 3-3 Erhu - bowed fiddle with yangqin [zither]:"Erquan yingyue" ("The moon reflecte...
directed by Ichihashi Yuji, fl. 1990 and Nakagawa Kunihiko, fl. 1990; produced by Ichikawa Katsumori, fl. 1988, JVC, in JVC Video Anthology of World Music and Dance, Volume 3 (Montpelier, VT: Multicultural Media, 1989), 1 hour
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Melting Wok
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written by Mainak Bhaumik, fl. 2006; directed by Mainak Bhaumik, fl. 2006; produced by Niharika Seth, fl. 2000 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 29 mins
Mainak Bhaumik's film provides insight into India's often-overlooked Chinese population, examining the thriving Chinatown in Kolkata, Bengal. There, skilled Chinese immigrants have historically established themselves in business - especially tanneries and shoemaking - and created a unique Indo-Chinese cuisine.
written by Mainak Bhaumik, fl. 2006; directed by Mainak Bhaumik, fl. 2006; produced by Niharika Seth, fl. 2000 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 29 mins
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MVA Collection, One Child for All: Family Duty in Post-80s China
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directed by Sarah Kirby, fl. 2011, in MVA Collection (Los Angeles, CA: University of Southern California, 2011), 24 mins
Most China scholars in the United States are very interested in countering the “Red Scare” ideology that served as the prevailing influence on American perceptions of China since 1949. From the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989 through the 90s, the prevailing media story became one of human rights violations,...
directed by Sarah Kirby, fl. 2011, in MVA Collection (Los Angeles, CA: University of Southern California, 2011), 24 mins
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