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China (1997)
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Call no.:
DVD 001 752
Title:
China
Originally produced:
1997
Format:
DVD
Summary:
An astonishingly candid view of a once-secret nation. This powerful program takes a remarkable first-hand look at China's tumultuous history, examining its social, political and cultural upheaval through eyewitness accounts, rare archival film footage and insightful commentary.
Credits:
a series by Ambrica Productions in association with WGBH Boston and Channel 4 Television UK ; Zeitgeist Films ; coproduced by Kathryn Dietz ; written, produced and directed by Sue Williams.
Publication:
[New York, NY] : WinStar TV & Video, c2001.
Languages:
In English and Chinese with English voiceovers.
Details:
3 DVDs (360 min.) : sound, color with black & white sequences
Studio(s):
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Ambrica Productions
Zeitgeist Films
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Director(s):
Williams, Sue
Screenwriter(s):
Williams, Sue
Producer(s):
Williams, Sue
Dietz, Kathryn
Performer(s):
Narrator, Will Lyman.
Production:
Cameraman, Richard Gordgon ; editor, Howard Sharp ; executive producer, Judith Vecchione ; music, Tan Dun.
Notes:
Originally broadcast on the PBS television in 1997.
Special features: production credits; weblinks.
"The definitive six-hour history of China."--Container.
Subjects:
Mao, Zedong, 1893-1976.
Deng, Xiaoping, 1904-1997.
Students China Political activity.
China History Republic, 1912-1949.
China History 1949-1976.
China History 1976-
China History Tiananmen Square Incident, 1989.
China Politics and government 1912-1949.
China Politics and government 1949-1976.
China Politics and government 1976-
Genre:
Documentary films.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Documentary films
Year: 1990s
Spoken language: Chinese
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: English
Title: China
Director: Williams, Sue
Actor: Lyman, Will
Actor: Tan, Dun
Actor: Vecchione, Judith
Production studio: Ambrica Productions
Production studio: Channel Four (Great Britain)
Production studio: WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Production studio: Zeitgeist Films
Film technique: Live action