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The Resource Asian Americans, a production of WETA Washington, D.C. and the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) for PBS ; in association with the Independent Television Service (ITVS), Flash Cuts, and Tajima-Peña Productions ; series producer, Renee Tajima-Peña ; episode producers, S. Leo Chiang, Geeta Gandbhir, and Grace Lee ; writers, S. Leo Chiang, Victoria Chalk, Aldo Velasco, Grace Lee, Alex Keipper, (videorecording)

Asian Americans, a production of WETA Washington, D.C. and the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) for PBS ; in association with the Independent Television Service (ITVS), Flash Cuts, and Tajima-Peña Productions ; series producer, Renee Tajima-Peña ; episode producers, S. Leo Chiang, Geeta Gandbhir, and Grace Lee ; writers, S. Leo Chiang, Victoria Chalk, Aldo Velasco, Grace Lee, Alex Keipper, (videorecording)

Label
Asian Americans
Title
Asian Americans
Statement of responsibility
a production of WETA Washington, D.C. and the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) for PBS ; in association with the Independent Television Service (ITVS), Flash Cuts, and Tajima-Peña Productions ; series producer, Renee Tajima-Peña ; episode producers, S. Leo Chiang, Geeta Gandbhir, and Grace Lee ; writers, S. Leo Chiang, Victoria Chalk, Aldo Velasco, Grace Lee, Alex Keipper
Contributor
Narrator
Screenwriter
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This five-part series traces the story of Asian Americans, spanning 150 years of immigration, racial politics, international relations, and cultural innovation. It is a timely, clear-eyed look at the vital role that Asian Americans have played in defining who we are as a nation. Their stories are a celebration of the grit and resilience of a people that reflects the experience of all Americans
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
305.895073
Intended audience
FCC television rating: TV-14 (parents strongly cautioned; this program contains some material that many parents would find unsuitable for children under 14 years of age)
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrators, Daniel Dae Kim, Tamlyn Tomita
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tajima-Pena, Renee
  • Chiang, S. Leo
  • Lee, Grace
  • Gandbhir, Geeta
  • Kim, Daniel Dae
  • Tomita, Tamlyn
  • Center for Asian American Media
  • Independent Television Service
  • Flash Cuts (Firm)
  • Tajima-Peña Productions
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
300
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Asian Americans
Technique
live action
Label
Asian Americans, a production of WETA Washington, D.C. and the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) for PBS ; in association with the Independent Television Service (ITVS), Flash Cuts, and Tajima-Peña Productions ; series producer, Renee Tajima-Peña ; episode producers, S. Leo Chiang, Geeta Gandbhir, and Grace Lee ; writers, S. Leo Chiang, Victoria Chalk, Aldo Velasco, Grace Lee, Alex Keipper, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Originally broadcast on the PBS Network in 2020
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
Contents
  • Breaking ground
  • A question of loyalty
  • Good Americans
  • Generation rising
  • Breaking through
Control code
on1152174206
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 5 hr.)
Isbn
9781531712563
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887044318
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • ASAM600
  • ASAM60001
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; 2.0 stereo, 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Asian Americans, a production of WETA Washington, D.C. and the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) for PBS ; in association with the Independent Television Service (ITVS), Flash Cuts, and Tajima-Peña Productions ; series producer, Renee Tajima-Peña ; episode producers, S. Leo Chiang, Geeta Gandbhir, and Grace Lee ; writers, S. Leo Chiang, Victoria Chalk, Aldo Velasco, Grace Lee, Alex Keipper, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Originally broadcast on the PBS Network in 2020
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
Contents
  • Breaking ground
  • A question of loyalty
  • Good Americans
  • Generation rising
  • Breaking through
Control code
on1152174206
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 5 hr.)
Isbn
9781531712563
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887044318
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • ASAM600
  • ASAM60001
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; 2.0 stereo, 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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