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The Resource Blue collar and Buddha: : a documentary, by Taggart Siegel ; produced by Kati Johnston and Taggart Siegel, directed by Taggart Siegel, narration written by Charles Hallisey and Ajaan Xamonhpry Per, (videorecording)

Blue collar and Buddha: : a documentary, by Taggart Siegel ; produced by Kati Johnston and Taggart Siegel, directed by Taggart Siegel, narration written by Charles Hallisey and Ajaan Xamonhpry Per, (videorecording)

Label
Blue collar and Buddha: : a documentary
Title
Blue collar and Buddha:
Title remainder
a documentary
Statement of responsibility
by Taggart Siegel ; produced by Kati Johnston and Taggart Siegel, directed by Taggart Siegel, narration written by Charles Hallisey and Ajaan Xamonhpry Per
Title variation
Blue collar and Buddha
Title variation remainder
a documentary
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • lao
  • eng
  • lao
Summary
Explores the dilemma of Laotian refugees living in Rockford, Illinois who are torn between preserving their cultural identity and adapting to their new life in America. Re-settlement is complicated by rising tensions with neighbors, many of whom resent the Laotians' economic gains and view their Buddhism with hostility
Cataloging source
ILU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Rana Segal ; editors, Deborah Marks, Taggart Siegel, Greg Snider ; music, Jim Spector ; consultant, Charles Hallisey
Language note
In English, some Laotion dialogue with English subtitles
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Siegel, Taggart
  • Johnston, Kati
  • Hallisey, Charles
  • Per, Ajaan Xamonhpry
  • Siegel Productions
  • National Asian American Telecommunications Association
Runtime
57
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Laotians
  • Racism
  • Rockford (Ill.)
  • Lao (Tai people)
  • Rockford (Ill.)
  • Political refugees
  • United States
  • Laos
Technique
live action
Label
Blue collar and Buddha: : a documentary, by Taggart Siegel ; produced by Kati Johnston and Taggart Siegel, directed by Taggart Siegel, narration written by Charles Hallisey and Ajaan Xamonhpry Per, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released by Siegel Productions in 1987. Date on container front and cassette label: 1988. Date on container back: 1996
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
40401505
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (57 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Blue collar and Buddha: : a documentary, by Taggart Siegel ; produced by Kati Johnston and Taggart Siegel, directed by Taggart Siegel, narration written by Charles Hallisey and Ajaan Xamonhpry Per, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally released by Siegel Productions in 1987. Date on container front and cassette label: 1988. Date on container back: 1996
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
40401505
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (57 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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