Chinese-Americans : living in two worlds
A documentary about Ella, a young Chinese American woman, her siblings, and her parents. Ella is debating whether to begin her career after college in Manhattan or in Hong Kong. Ella discusses how she feels "too American to be Chinese and too Chinese to be an American." Follows Ella as she visits Hong Kong. Filmed in cinema verité style. Originally broadcast on the television program Nightline on July 15, 1999.
ABC News; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Documentary television programs
North American Culture; American Culture; Asian Culture; Chinese Culture; Personal and Family Lives; China; American Culture, History; Chinese American women -- Ethnic identity; Chinese American women -- Cultural assimilation; Chinese Americans -- Ethnic identity; Chinese Americans -- Cultural assimilation; Chinese American families -- New York (State) -- New York; Emigration and immigration -- Psychological aspects; China -- Emigration and immigration; New York (State) -- Emigration and immigration
North America; United States; New Jersey; Princeton
Distinctive Media Collections
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- Physical Description
21 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090341; Fedora 2 PID: umd:2127; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/1180; Catalog Key: alephsys003125276; OCLC: ocm55089952
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