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Title Foreign letters [videorecording] / Thier Productions, B&H Photo, NBTV Studios present ; producers, Ela Thier, Inna Braude, Brant Kantor ; written & directed by Ela Thier

Publ Info Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, [2012]
2012
Edition Widescreen
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Audio-Visual  AV DEPT PN1995.9.F67 F67 2012    AVAILABLE
Descript 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
two-dimensional moving image rdacontent
video rdamedia
videodisc rdacarrier
Series Film Movement series
Note Bonus short film: A summer rain (U.S.; 17 min.) / directed by Ela Thier
Director of photography, Milton Kam ; editors, Ben Insler, Ela Thier ; featuring music by Chava Alberstein ; original score by Rob Schwimmer
DVD; NTSC, region 1; surround sound; widescreen
Closed-captioned
English, Hebrew and Vietnamese dialogue; English subtitles
Dalena Thy-Anh L, Noa Rotstein
Not rated
Ellie, a 12-year-old immigrant girl from Israel, is lonely and homesick. Life brightens when she meets Thuy, a Vietnamese refugee her age. Trust slowly builds as the two teach each other about life in America. As Ellie and Thuy become inseparable, they eventually hurt and betray each other. Ellie must give up her most prized possession, in order to save their friendship
A summer rain: An 11-year-old immigrant girl from Israel misses her best friend. A Vietnamese refugee next door shares in her experience. This acclaimed short film was the basis for "Foreign letters"
LC subject Immigrant children -- Drama
Friendship -- Drama
Female friendship -- Drama
Feature films. lcgft
Fiction films. lcgft
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. lcgft
Add Author Thier, Ela, producer, screenwriter, director
Braude, Inna, producer
Kantor, Brant, producer
L, Dalena Thy-Anh, actor
Rotstein, Noa, 1997- actor
Thier Productions
B & H Photo-Video-Pro Audio (Firm)
NBTV Studios
Film Movement (Firm)
Alt Title Summer rain
ISBN 9781470321338
1470321335
ISBN/ISSN 616892184461
Music # DVD0107