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Multilingual Hong Kong [videorecording] / a film by Katherine Chen and Gray Carper ; a production of For Yue Films ; produced and directed by Katherine Chen and Gray Carper.

Publication:
Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2005-
Format/Description:
Video
videodiscs : sd, col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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Other Title:
Title on container, episode 1: Multilingual Hong Kong [videorecording] : a sociolinguistic case study of code-switching
Subjects:
Code switching (Linguistics) -- China -- Hong Kong.
Sociolinguistics -- China -- Hong Kong.
Bilingualism -- China -- Hong Kong.
Form/Genre:
Educational films.
Film series.
Language:
In Chinese with English subtitles; optional subtitles in English and Chinese.
System Details:
DVD, all regions.
Summary:
A case study of code-switching in a bicultural community: Hong Kong. Interviews with residents, academics and social obsesrvers reveal how and why they intermix Cantonese and English.
Contents:
[Disc 1] Episode 1. Present, project (31 min.)
[disc 2] Episode 2. New ghosts of Hong Kong.
Participant:
John Bacon-Shone, David Li, Agnes Lam.
Credits:
Photography, subtitles, Ronald But; music, Bjorn Lynne, Jogeir Liljedahl.
Notes:
Videodisc release of a series of documentary film produced in 2005-
Special feature: trailer for episode 2.
"A viewable/printable teacher's guide is available at www.films.com."--Container.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Contributor:
Chen, Katherine. , Director, Producer
Carper, Gray. , Director, Producer
Bacon-Shone, John. , Interviewee
Li, David. , Interviewee
Lam, Agnes. , Interviewee
Lynne, Bjorn. , Composer
Liljedahl, Jogeir. , Composer
For Yue Films. , Producer
Films for the Humanities (Firm) , Distributor
Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
OCLC:
65195774
Publisher Number:
35063 Films for the Humanities & Sciences