The Resource Up the Yangtze, Eyesteelfilm presents ; in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada ; developed and produced in association with CBC Newsworld ; National Geographic Channel International ; P.O.V./ American Documentary, Inc. ; Radio-Canada ; ZDF ; executive producers, Daniel Cross, Mila Aung-Thwin, Ravida Din, Sally Bochner ; producers, Mila Aung-Thwin, Germaine Ying Gee Wong, John Christou ; directed by Yung Chang, (videorecording)

Up the Yangtze, Eyesteelfilm presents ; in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada ; developed and produced in association with CBC Newsworld ; National Geographic Channel International ; P.O.V./ American Documentary, Inc. ; Radio-Canada ; ZDF ; executive producers, Daniel Cross, Mila Aung-Thwin, Ravida Din, Sally Bochner ; producers, Mila Aung-Thwin, Germaine Ying Gee Wong, John Christou ; directed by Yung Chang, (videorecording)

Label
Up the Yangtze
Title
Up the Yangtze
Statement of responsibility
Eyesteelfilm presents ; in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada ; developed and produced in association with CBC Newsworld ; National Geographic Channel International ; P.O.V./ American Documentary, Inc. ; Radio-Canada ; ZDF ; executive producers, Daniel Cross, Mila Aung-Thwin, Ravida Din, Sally Bochner ; producers, Mila Aung-Thwin, Germaine Ying Gee Wong, John Christou ; directed by Yung Chang
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • iii
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A "farewell cruise" takes a luxury ship up the vast Yangtze River shortly before completion of the massive Three Gorges Dam. The passengers glimpse a rapidly changing countryside, while the local people struggle to adapt as their lives are irrevocably altered
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Olivier Alary; editor, Hannele Halm; director of photography, Wang Shi Qing ; supervising sound editor, Cory Rizos
Dewey number
915.12
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • In English, Mandarin and Sichuan local dialects with English subtitles throughout and optional Mandarin subtitles
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hearing impaired
LC call number
DS793.Y3
LC item number
U7 2008
PerformerNote
Narrated by Yung Chang
Runtime
93
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Up the Yangtze, Eyesteelfilm presents ; in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada ; developed and produced in association with CBC Newsworld ; National Geographic Channel International ; P.O.V./ American Documentary, Inc. ; Radio-Canada ; ZDF ; executive producers, Daniel Cross, Mila Aung-Thwin, Ravida Din, Sally Bochner ; producers, Mila Aung-Thwin, Germaine Ying Gee Wong, John Christou ; directed by Yung Chang, (videorecording)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a feature film in 2007
  • Container insert includes interview Q&A by director Yung Chang
  • Special features: Time-lapse flood footage of the Yangtze River (3 min.); "Research Demo" footage (9 min.); deleted scenes (25 min.); theatrical trailer (2 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn245267917
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975110839
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
Z1108
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)245267917
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen format (16:9); Dolby 5.1, Dolby stereo 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Up the Yangtze, Eyesteelfilm presents ; in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada ; developed and produced in association with CBC Newsworld ; National Geographic Channel International ; P.O.V./ American Documentary, Inc. ; Radio-Canada ; ZDF ; executive producers, Daniel Cross, Mila Aung-Thwin, Ravida Din, Sally Bochner ; producers, Mila Aung-Thwin, Germaine Ying Gee Wong, John Christou ; directed by Yung Chang, (videorecording)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a feature film in 2007
  • Container insert includes interview Q&A by director Yung Chang
  • Special features: Time-lapse flood footage of the Yangtze River (3 min.); "Research Demo" footage (9 min.); deleted scenes (25 min.); theatrical trailer (2 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn245267917
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
795975110839
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
Z1108
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)245267917
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen format (16:9); Dolby 5.1, Dolby stereo 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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