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Under The Sun / a film by Vitaly Mansky.

Mansky, Vitaly, 1963- director. (Director). Icarus Films, publisher. (Publisher).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library DVD 306.0951 Under (Text) 31208911950295 new dvd Available -
West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette DVD 306.095 UND (Text) 31951004155732 Main Floor - New Arrivals Checked out 12/10/2016

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (110 min.) : DVD-R, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : Icarus Films, [2016]

Content descriptions

Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of potography, Alexandra Ivanova ; camera operator, Mihail Gorobchuk ; edited by Andrey Paperniy ; produced by Natalya Manskaya ; location sound recordist and field interpreter, Evgeniya Lachina ; music composed by Karlis Auzans ; sound director, Anrus Krenbergs ; co-producer, Simone Baumann, Filip Remunda, Peter Kubica.
Summary, etc.: "A jaw-dropping glimpse of everyday life in the North Korean capital of Pyongyang: Zin-Mi is an adorable 8-year-old girl, who, as she prepares to joing the pretigious Children's Union, participates in colorful, joyous patriotic school pageants, eats delicious evening meals at her family's well-appointed apartment, and is doted on by her attractive parents who work in model factories that regularly exceed their production targets. Sounds too good to be true? Of course it is. Russian director Vitaly Mansky reveals the fraud behind the "documentary." Government handlers script the family's conversations (are they even her parent? could this possibly be their home?), constantly demanding re-takes infused with greater joy and patriotic zeal." -- back cover of container.
System Details Note: DVD.
Language Note: Korean with English subtitles.
Subject: Korea (North) > Social life and customs.
Genre: Documentary films.
Propaganda films.
Feature films.
Nonfiction films.

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