Chinese exclusion act
(DVD)

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Burns, Ric, television director,
Yu, Li-Shin, television director,
Espinola, Robin, screenwriter,
Lee, Hoon, 1973- narrator.
Wong, Russell, 1963- voice actor.
Published
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS Distribution, [2018].
Physical Desc
1 DVD (approximately 160 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inches.
Rating
TV rating: TV-PG.
Status
2 copies, 3 people are on the wait list.
Downtown Reno Library - DVD / Blu-rays  1 available
DVD VIDEO 305 CHINES
North Valleys Library - DVD / Blu-rays  1 available
DVD VIDEO 305 CHINES

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Format
DVD
Language
English
ISBN
9781531704889, 1531704883
UPC
841887036610

Notes

General Note
Originally broadcast on television by PBS as a special presentation of the television program American Experience in 2018.
General Note
Wide screen.
General Note
Bonus video: Symbolism of the Chinese Dragon; George Frisbie Hoar; Charles Sing; 2012 Congressional Acknowledgment of the Chinese Exclusion Act.
Creation/Production Credits
Editor, Li-Shin Yu ; music, Brian Keane ; cinematography, Michael Chin, Buddy Squires.
Participants/Performers
Hoon Lee, narrator ; Russel Wong, Fenton Lee, Yuet-Fung Ho, Josh Hamilton, voices.
Description
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 U.S. citizens. The first in a long line of acts targeting the Chinese for exclusion, it remained in force for more than 60 years.
Target Audience
TV rating: TV-PG.
System Details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language
In English; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).

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APA Citation (style guide)

Burns, R., Yu, L., Espinola, R., Lee, H., Wong, R., Lee, F., Ho, Y., Hamilton, J., Keane, B., Chin, M., & Squires, B. (2018). Chinese exclusion act . PBS Distribution.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Ric, Burns et al.. 2018. Chinese Exclusion Act. [Arlington, Virginia]: PBS Distribution.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Ric, Burns et al.. Chinese Exclusion Act [Arlington, Virginia]: PBS Distribution, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Burns, Ric,, et al. Chinese Exclusion Act PBS Distribution, 2018.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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