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ILO ILO A Film by Anthony Chen ; Singapore Film Commission and Ngee Ann Polytechnic ; Fisheye Pictures Production.

Chen, Anthony, 1984- (Added Author). Singapore Film Commission. (Added Author). Ngee Ann Polytechnic. (Added Author). Fisheye Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Scorpio East Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Koontz Lake Branch Library FOR ILO (Text) 30141001081310 DVD FOREIGN Checked out 10/31/2016
Schricker Main Library FOR ILO (Text) 30032001724266 DVD FOREIGN Available -

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  • Physical Description: viewing copy. 1 videodisc of 1 (DVD) ( 99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Singapore : Distributed by Scorpio East Entertainment, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note: Bonus features: the making of "Ilo Ilo".
Winner of 26 International Awards.
Summary taken from container insert.
Not viewed.
Participant or Performer Note: Yeo Yann Yann, Chen Tian Wen, Angeli Bayani, Koh Jia Ler.
Summary, etc.: Set in Singapore, ILO ILO chronicles the relationship between the Lim family and their newly arrived maid, Teresa. Like many other Filipino woman, she has come to this city in search of a better life. Her presence in the family worsens their already strained relationship. Jiale, the young and troublesome son, starts to form a unique bond with Teresa, who soon becomes an unspoken part of the family.
Immediate Source of Acquisition Note: purchase.
Language Note: In Mandarin, English, Tagalog & Ilonggo; with subtitles in English and Chinese.
Awards Note: Cannes Film Festival: Golden Camera, 2013
Golden Horse Film Festival: Best Film, 2013
Golden Horse Film Festival: Best New Director, 2013, Anthony Chen
Golden Horse Film Festival: Best Original Screenplay, 2013, Anthony Chen
Subject: Families > Singapore > Drama.
Women household employees > Singapore > Drama.
Genre: Feature films > Singapore.

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