The Resource A thousand years of good prayers. The princess of nebraska, (videorecording)

A thousand years of good prayers. The princess of nebraska, (videorecording)

Label
A thousand years of good prayers. The princess of nebraska
Title
A thousand years of good prayers. The princess of nebraska
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • A thousand years of good prayers: A woman in her early 40s moves from China to America to start a new life. Her father comes to visit her because of her recent divorce. Their social and generational conflicts end up revealing the darker lies and cover-ups within her family during the Cultural Revolution
  • The princess of nebraska: A China-born 18-year-old finds herself four months pregnant. She interrupts her studies to travel from Nebraska to San Francisco determine what to do about her pregnancy. It is a revealing look at a young woman growing up under the new economic prosperity of China over the last 20 years
Related
Awards note
A thousand years of good prayers: San Sebastián International Film Festival: CEC Award for Best Film, 2007, Wayne Wang
Cataloging source
SINAP
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
A thousand years of good prayers: MDA rating: PG
Language note
Soundtracks: English (5.1 Dolby digital) and English (2.0 Dolby digital); Subtitles: English and Spanish
PerformerNote
  • A thousand years of good prayers: Faye Yu, Henry O, Vida Ghahremani, Pasha Lychnikoff
  • The princess of nebraska: Ling Li, Pamelyn Chee, Brian Danforth, Lukulu Binaisa
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1972-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Li, Yiyun
  • Kito, Yukie
  • Cowan, Richard M
  • Wang, Wayne
  • Young, Donald
  • Ray, Michael
  • Entertainment Farm (Firm)
  • Center for Asian American Media
  • Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
163
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Li, Yiyun
Technique
live action
Label
A thousand years of good prayers. The princess of nebraska, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story by Yiyun Li
  • Originally released as individual motion pictures in 2007
  • Special features include: A thousand years of good prayers: Interview with Yiyun Li; Interview with Henry O; Photo gallery -- The princess of nebraska: Interview with Yiyun Li; Sasha video diaries; Photo gallery; "Ling and Yan Yan" - a day in the life of the young Chinese women
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
A thousand years of good prayers / presented by Entertainment Farm ; a Good Prayers production ; produced by Yukie Kito, Rich Cowan, Wayne Wang ; directed by Wanye Wang ; written by Yiyun Li (83 min.) -- The princess of nebraska / presented by Entertainment Farm ; a Center for Asian American Media production ; producers, Yukie Kito, Donald Young ; directed by Wanye Wang ; screenplay by Michael Ray (80 min.)
Control code
ocn430284827
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (163 min.)
Governing access note
The princess of nebraska: Restricted: For persons 18 years and above
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 10186
  • 10187 (A thousand years of good prayers)
  • 10188 (The princess of nebraska)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)430284827
System details
  • DVD NTSC
  • Produced for Region 1 (USA, Canada)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A thousand years of good prayers. The princess of nebraska, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story by Yiyun Li
  • Originally released as individual motion pictures in 2007
  • Special features include: A thousand years of good prayers: Interview with Yiyun Li; Interview with Henry O; Photo gallery -- The princess of nebraska: Interview with Yiyun Li; Sasha video diaries; Photo gallery; "Ling and Yan Yan" - a day in the life of the young Chinese women
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
A thousand years of good prayers / presented by Entertainment Farm ; a Good Prayers production ; produced by Yukie Kito, Rich Cowan, Wayne Wang ; directed by Wanye Wang ; written by Yiyun Li (83 min.) -- The princess of nebraska / presented by Entertainment Farm ; a Center for Asian American Media production ; producers, Yukie Kito, Donald Young ; directed by Wanye Wang ; screenplay by Michael Ray (80 min.)
Control code
ocn430284827
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (163 min.)
Governing access note
The princess of nebraska: Restricted: For persons 18 years and above
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 10186
  • 10187 (A thousand years of good prayers)
  • 10188 (The princess of nebraska)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)430284827
System details
  • DVD NTSC
  • Produced for Region 1 (USA, Canada)
Video recording format
DVD

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