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Families of Vietnam / [videorecording] / Master Communications ; executive producer/director, Georgi Marquisee ; script, Mark Marquisee, Georgi Marquisee, Eric Duell ; Arden Films, Inc, Master Communications, Inc.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Schricker Main Library 306.850 FAM (Text) 30032001664371 JUVENILE NON-FICTION Available -
Westfield Washington Public Library - Westfield jDVD306.8509597 Families (Text) 78292000283104 Children's Non-Fiction DVD Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781604800708
  • ISBN: 1604800704
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 30 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Wilmington, DE] : Arden Films ; c2009.

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General Note: This disc has been recorded using DVD-R equipment and may not play in all DVD players or drives.
Bonus features: More information [text feature] with website for Teacher's guide [PDF format printable discussion guide, requires a DVD-ROM drive, Internet access, Web browser and Adobe Acrobat].
Formatted Contents Note: Urban family: Le Thi Thanh Hong in Ho Chi Minh City -- Rural family: Bi near Mekong River.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Videography, Mark Marquisee ; editing, Mark Marquisee, Eric Duell ; music, Nhac Tai Tu Thoi Son ; research, Joyce Warner.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrators, Becca Bussard, Miranda Schiccatano.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Originally produced as an American documentary in 2005.
Summary, etc.: The Families of the World Series takes viewers through a typical day in the lives of two families in the featured country. Narrated by children, these videos introduce viewer to each family's housing styles, foods, clothing, religion, schools, and places of business. This is the next best thing to visiting and living with families in each of the countries. In Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, our guide is Le Thi Thanh Hong, age 9. In the rural village of Bi, Tran Ngoc Anh Thu, age 4, explains what country life on the Mekong River is like.
System Details Note: DVD-R; Region 0 (All), NTSC; full screen presentation.
Language Note: In English with optional subtitles in English; closed-captioned.
Subject: Families > Vietnam.
Children > Vietnam.
Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)
Vietnam > History.
Vietnam > Social life and customs.

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