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Series
Silk Screen
Episode
Sewing Women
Contributing Organization
Center for Asian American Media (San Francisco, California)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/520-g15t728d4g
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Description
Based on the life of Zem Ping Dong (and other oral histories) this documentary provides a glimpse of the life of a Chinese seamstress working in San Francisco's Chinatown. Chinatown is the subject of this intimate and poignant film which traces her immigration to America, her family life, and her experiences as a first-generation Chinese woman in America.
Broadcast
1982-00-00
Asset type
Episode
Genres
Documentary
Rights
1982 Arthur Dong
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
00:14:45
Credits
Director: Dong, Arthur E.
AAPB Contributor Holdings
Center for Asian American Media
Identifier: 00005 (CAAM)
Format: U-matic
Color: B&W
Duration: 00:14:45
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Citations
Chicago: “Silk Screen; Sewing Women,” 1982-00-00, Center for Asian American Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed May 24, 2019, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_520-g15t728d4g.
MLA: “Silk Screen; Sewing Women.” 1982-00-00. Center for Asian American Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. May 24, 2019. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_520-g15t728d4g>.
APA: Silk Screen; Sewing Women. Boston, MA: Center for Asian American Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_520-g15t728d4g