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Title A village called Versailles [videorecording] = Làng Versailles (Vc Sai) / a co-production of S. Leo Chiang/Walking Iris Films and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) in association with the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) ; producer/director, S. Leo Chiang

Publ Info [Harriman, N.Y.] : New Day Films, [2009]
©2009
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RIC DVD  F380.V53 V55 2009 DVD    AVAILABLE  Browing Area
 RWU Main Audio-Visual  AV DEPT E184.V53 V54 2009    AVAILABLE
 Salve Videos  E184.V53 V54 2009 DVD    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton DVD Noncirculating  F379.N59 V54 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript 1 videodisc (DVD-R) (67 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
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Note Originally produced in 2009
"IMS/2005"--Disc label
Includes the 67-min. theatrical version, 54-min. PBS/Educational version, and 15-min. condensed version
Contents A tale of three cities -- History of Versailles -- Katrina hits -- Exiled once more -- Look and leave -- Devastation in New Orleans East -- The first mass -- Not on the map -- Chef Menteur landfill -- The youth step up -- Protest at the landfill
Note Editors, Kristy Guevara-Flanagan, Amy Young, S. Leo Chiang ; camera, S. Leo Chiang, Francis James ; music, Joel Goodman
DVD-R, NTSC; widescreen
In English and Vietnamese with optional Vietnamese and English subtitles on theatrical version; optional English subtitles, audio description in English and closed-captioning on educational version
"A documentary about Versailles, a community in eastern New Orleans first settled by Vietnamese refugees. After Hurricane Katrina, Versailles residents impressively rise to the challenges by returning and rebuilding before most neighborhoods in New Orleans, only to have their homes threatened by a new government-imposed toxic landfill just two miles away. A Village Called Versailles recounts the empowering story of how this group of people, who has already suffered so much in their lifetime, turns a devastating disaster into a catalyst for change and a chance for a better future"--Container
LC subject Vietnamese Americans -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
New Orleans (La.) -- Environmental conditions
New Orleans (La.) -- Ethnic relations
Disaster victims -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
Hurricane Katrina, 2005
Hazardous waste sites -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
Environmental justice -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
Social justice -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
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Environmental films. lcgft
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Add Author Chiang, S. Leo
Goodman, Joel
Walking Iris Films
Independent Television Service
Center for Asian American Media
New Day Films
Alt Title Versailles
Làng Versailles (Vc Sai)
ISBN 9781574482560
1574482564