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Asia Today, China
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directed by Sheri Baer, fl. 1998; produced by Sheri Baer, fl. 1998, in Asia Today (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1998), 50 mins
One fifth of all people on Earth live in China, the world's most populated country: modernization is on the fast track.
directed by Sheri Baer, fl. 1998; produced by Sheri Baer, fl. 1998, in Asia Today (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1998), 50 mins
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Journey Into India, Simla
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directed by Lloyd Capps, fl. 1969; composed by John Sangster, 1928-1995, in Journey Into India (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1995), 29 mins
Hot summers were spent in the days of the British Raj were spent in the cool hills of northern India in the summer captial of Simla.
directed by Lloyd Capps, fl. 1969; composed by John Sangster, 1928-1995, in Journey Into India (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1995), 29 mins
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Harimba Festival
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in The Kulu Valley, Journey Into India (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media), 3 mins
In this segment we learn about the Harimba Festival of the Kulu Valley. This festival is held to invoke help for the forthcoming monsoon, so that crops will be sure to grow.
in The Kulu Valley, Journey Into India (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media), 3 mins
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第一章:午後河畔 第二章:夕陽天空 = Afternoon River, Evening Sky
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directed by Edmund Yeo, 1984-; produced by Woo Ming Jin, 1976- and Tan Beng Huat, fl. 2010; performed by Grace Ng, fl. 2010, Layfun Lim, fl. 2010 and Chee Wai Wong, fl. 2010 (China: Privately Published), 20 mins
A short film divided into two parallel stories. In Afternoon River, Grace, a waitress in a Bah Kut Teh (Malaysian-Chinese pork stew) restaurant tries to go through her mundane everyday work while ignoring the incessant ringing of her cell phone. In Evening Sky, the tomboyish Lai Fun seeks justice from an illegal D...
directed by Edmund Yeo, 1984-; produced by Woo Ming Jin, 1976- and Tan Beng Huat, fl. 2010; performed by Grace Ng, fl. 2010, Layfun Lim, fl. 2010 and Chee Wai Wong, fl. 2010 (China: Privately Published), 20 mins
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Being Indian, Biru's Story
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directed by Saritha Wilkinson, fl. 2012; produced by Richard Wilson, Dick Bower and Saritha Wilkinson, fl. 2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Being Indian (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
In the eyes of Indian society, Biru Malik, a nine-year-old boy living in a remote village in Bihar, is regarded as one of the lowest of the low. Biru is an Untouchable. He has been excluded from education and spends his day herding the family pigs. Biru is resigned to his future – but his parents are not.
directed by Saritha Wilkinson, fl. 2012; produced by Richard Wilson, Dick Bower and Saritha Wilkinson, fl. 2012, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Being Indian (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
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Being Indian, Isha's Story
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produced by SW Pictures, in Being Indian (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
Isha Dua is one of the lucky ones. As the 15-year-old daughter of middle-class parents she enjoys a private education. She is eloquent, intelligent and compared to millions of other children in Delhi, she lives a very privileged life. Isha realises just how lucky she really is when she sees how life might have bee...
produced by SW Pictures, in Being Indian (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
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Tehran Tehran = طهران تهران
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directed by Dariush Mehrjui, 1939- and Mehdi Karampoor, fl. 2003-2012; produced by M.A. Hossein-Nejad, fl. 2002-2010; performed by Borzou Arjmand, fl. 2000-2014, Katayun Amir Ebrahimi, fl. 1963-2010 and Ali Abedini, fl. 1984-2010 (Privately Published, 2010), 2 hours
This film consists of two short dramas, one directed by Dariush Mehrjui and the other by Mehdi Karampoor, featuring Ali Abedini, Katayun Amir Ebrahimi, and Borzou Arjmand.
directed by Dariush Mehrjui, 1939- and Mehdi Karampoor, fl. 2003-2012; produced by M.A. Hossein-Nejad, fl. 2002-2010; performed by Borzou Arjmand, fl. 2000-2014, Katayun Amir Ebrahimi, fl. 1963-2010 and Ali Abedini, fl. 1984-2010 (Privately Published, 2010), 2 hours
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Agrarian Utopia
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directed by Uruphong Raksasad, fl. 2001-2009; performed by Sompong Jumma, fl. 2009, Sai Jumma, fl. 2009 and Prayad Jumma, fl. 2009 (Thailand: Extra Virgin Co), 2 hours 1 mins
Two families are employed by a landowner to work on his rice fields. One of them, used to own their own land, but was evicted for being unable to keep up with his hefty loan payments. In the absence of machinery, they plant rice using traditional farming methods and an untrained buffalo. However, the low market...
directed by Uruphong Raksasad, fl. 2001-2009; performed by Sompong Jumma, fl. 2009, Sai Jumma, fl. 2009 and Prayad Jumma, fl. 2009 (Thailand: Extra Virgin Co), 2 hours 1 mins
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Asia Today, Hong Kong
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produced by Frank Bolger, fl. 1998 and Darya Mead, fl. 1991, in Asia Today (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1998), 52 mins
Now under Chinese rule, Hong Kong aims to remain a magnet for international business and trade.
produced by Frank Bolger, fl. 1998 and Darya Mead, fl. 1991, in Asia Today (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1998), 52 mins
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Asia Today, Thailand Vietnam
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produced by Tom Knight, fl. 1998, in Asia Today (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1998), 49 mins
Both countries are rich in history and architecture, and are now capitalizing on their traditions for Western tourists.
produced by Tom Knight, fl. 1998, in Asia Today (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1998), 49 mins
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