The Resource Bui Doi : life like dust, a film by Ahrin Mishan and Rick Rothenberg ; Urban Nomad Productions

Bui Doi : life like dust, a film by Ahrin Mishan and Rick Rothenberg ; Urban Nomad Productions

Label
Bui Doi : life like dust
Title
Bui Doi
Title remainder
life like dust
Statement of responsibility
a film by Ahrin Mishan and Rick Rothenberg ; Urban Nomad Productions
Title variation
Life like dust
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • vie
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young adult Vietnamese immigrant, currently serving time in prison for armed robbery, recounts his evolution from a 13 year old immigrant to a life of crime. He relates his emigration from a Vietnamese refugee camp to California, his entry into American schools, his subsequent involvement with Asian American gangs in southern California, followed by criminal activity and prison
Cataloging source
VGM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Ahrin Mishan
Date time place
Originally released as a film produced in 1994
Language note
In English; some dialogues in Vietnamese with English voiceovers and subtitles
LC call number
E184.V53
LC item number
B85 2008
PerformerNote
Presenter, Ricky Phan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mishan, Ahrin
  • Rothenberg, Nick
  • Urban Nomad Productions
  • Center for Asian American Media
Runtime
30
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Phan, Ricky
  • Vietnamese Americans
  • Vietnamese American families
  • Juvenile delinquency
  • Gangs
  • Crime
  • Criminals
Technique
live action
Label
Bui Doi : life like dust, a film by Ahrin Mishan and Rick Rothenberg ; Urban Nomad Productions
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
237792775
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (30 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
black & white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)237792775
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Bui Doi : life like dust, a film by Ahrin Mishan and Rick Rothenberg ; Urban Nomad Productions
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
237792775
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (30 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
black & white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)237792775
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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