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The Resource The Chinese Exclusion Act, produced by Ric Burns, Li-Shin Yu, Robin Espinola ; directed by Ric Burns, Li-Shin Yu, (videorecording)

The Chinese Exclusion Act, produced by Ric Burns, Li-Shin Yu, Robin Espinola ; directed by Ric Burns, Li-Shin Yu, (videorecording)

Label
The Chinese Exclusion Act
Title
The Chinese Exclusion Act
Statement of responsibility
produced by Ric Burns, Li-Shin Yu, Robin Espinola ; directed by Ric Burns, Li-Shin Yu
Title variation
American experience
Contributor
Film director
Narrator
Producer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Examine the origin, history, and impact of the 1882 law that made it illegal for Chinese workers to come to America and for Chinese nationals already here ever to become US citizens. The first in a long line of acts targeting the Chinese for exclusion, it remained in force for more than 60 years
Member of
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
305.895/073
Intended audience
E
Language note
  • Audio tracks and subtitles in English
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Hoon Lee, narrator
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ric.
  • Lee, Hoon
  • Yu, Li-Shin
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
163
Series statement
American experience
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Chinese Exclusion Act, produced by Ric Burns, Li-Shin Yu, Robin Espinola ; directed by Ric Burns, Li-Shin Yu, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2017
  • Wide screen 1.85:1
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (163 minutes)
Isbn
9781531704889
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887036610
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
AE61702
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av02389605
  • 894272
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Chinese Exclusion Act, produced by Ric Burns, Li-Shin Yu, Robin Espinola ; directed by Ric Burns, Li-Shin Yu, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2017
  • Wide screen 1.85:1
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (163 minutes)
Isbn
9781531704889
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887036610
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
AE61702
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av02389605
  • 894272
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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