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DVDs DVDs | Dist. in the U.S. by New Video Group | c2000
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 959.704 R)
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Imprint
[S.l.] : Medium ; New York, NY : Dist. in the U.S. by New Video Group, c2000.
Descript
1 videodisc (75 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD.
Note
Dialogue in English and Vietnamese, with English subtitles.
Performer
Barbara Sonneborn, Xuan Ngoc Nguyen.
Credits
Producer/director, Barbara Sonneborn ; producer, Janet Cole ; music, Todd Boekelheide ; cinematography, Emiko Omori, Daniel Reeves, Nancy Schiesari; editors, Lucy Massie Phenix, Ken Schneider.
Note
Originally released as a documentary motion picture in 1998.
Awards
Sundance Film Festival, 1999: Director's Award, Cinematography Award ; Independent Spirit Awards, 1999: Truer Than Fiction Award.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary
In this film made over a span of ten years, filmmaker Barbara Sonneborn took a pilgrimage to the Vietnamese countryside where her husband died. She and translator (and fellow war widow) Xuan Ngoc Nguyen explore the meaning of war and loss on a human level. The film weaves interviews with Vietnamese and American widows into a vivid testament to the legacy of war.
Note
Special features: behind the lens; photo gallery ; original theatrical trailer; map; biographies; resource links.
Local Note
MW, 2-07
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ISBN
0767024427
9780767024426
Music #
NVG-9455 New Video Group
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