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The Resource The betrayal : Nerakhoon, PandinLao Films presents ; a film by Ellen Kuras, Thavisouk Phrasavath ; a co-production with American Documentary/P.O.V. ; directed by Ellen Kuras, Thavisouk Phrasavath ; producers, Ellen Kuras, Flora Fernandez-Marengo ; written by Ellen Kuras Thavisouk Phrasavath, (videorecording DVD)

The betrayal : Nerakhoon, PandinLao Films presents ; a film by Ellen Kuras, Thavisouk Phrasavath ; a co-production with American Documentary/P.O.V. ; directed by Ellen Kuras, Thavisouk Phrasavath ; producers, Ellen Kuras, Flora Fernandez-Marengo ; written by Ellen Kuras Thavisouk Phrasavath, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The betrayal : Nerakhoon
Title
The betrayal
Title remainder
Nerakhoon
Statement of responsibility
PandinLao Films presents ; a film by Ellen Kuras, Thavisouk Phrasavath ; a co-production with American Documentary/P.O.V. ; directed by Ellen Kuras, Thavisouk Phrasavath ; producers, Ellen Kuras, Flora Fernandez-Marengo ; written by Ellen Kuras Thavisouk Phrasavath
Title variation
Nerakhoon
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lao
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The epic story of a family forced to emigrate from war-torn Laos after the chaos of the secret air war waged by the U.S. during the Vietnam War, to the mean streets of New York City. Kuras has spent the last 23 years chronicling the family's extraordinary journey in this deeply personal, poetic, and emotional film
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Ellen Kuras ; editor, Thavisouk Phrasavath ; music, Howard Shore
Dewey number
  • 305.8/95/9191/073
  • 305.895
Language note
Narration in English; interviews in Lao with English subtitles
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kuras, Ellen
  • Phrasavath, Thavisouk
  • PandinLao Films
Runtime
96
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Laotian Americans
  • Political refugees
  • Laotian Americans
  • Laotian Americans
  • Laotian Americans
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The betrayal : Nerakhoon, PandinLao Films presents ; a film by Ellen Kuras, Thavisouk Phrasavath ; a co-production with American Documentary/P.O.V. ; directed by Ellen Kuras, Thavisouk Phrasavath ; producers, Ellen Kuras, Flora Fernandez-Marengo ; written by Ellen Kuras Thavisouk Phrasavath, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 2008
  • Special features: audio commentary; interview with director and co-director; conversation with director and composer; archival footage and newsreels; additional montage footage of Laos; excerpts of thavisouk's first interview (1986); omitted scene; Thavisouk returns to Laos; theatrical trailer; photo gallery and filmmakers' biographies; essay by D.A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780781512824
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
881164000156
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CG 000106
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn281797139
  • 370075
  • (OCoLC)281797139
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The betrayal : Nerakhoon, PandinLao Films presents ; a film by Ellen Kuras, Thavisouk Phrasavath ; a co-production with American Documentary/P.O.V. ; directed by Ellen Kuras, Thavisouk Phrasavath ; producers, Ellen Kuras, Flora Fernandez-Marengo ; written by Ellen Kuras Thavisouk Phrasavath, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 2008
  • Special features: audio commentary; interview with director and co-director; conversation with director and composer; archival footage and newsreels; additional montage footage of Laos; excerpts of thavisouk's first interview (1986); omitted scene; Thavisouk returns to Laos; theatrical trailer; photo gallery and filmmakers' biographies; essay by D.A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780781512824
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
881164000156
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CG 000106
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn281797139
  • 370075
  • (OCoLC)281797139
Video recording format
DVD

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