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Author: Yung Chang; National Film Board of Canada.
Publisher: Montréal, Qué. : National Film Board of Canada, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : ChineseView all editions and formats
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Near Newcastle, Ontario, lies Wing Fong Farm: 80 acres planted with succulent Asian vegetables destined for Chinese markets and restaurants. It is here, Lau King-Fai (or Ma) has come to spend the rest of her days with her son. The farm is a long way from bustling Hunan Province, but after a tumultuous life in China, she has made it her home: caring for young shoots, working together with migrant Mexican workers and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: King-Fai Lau
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Yung Chang; National Film Board of Canada.
OCLC Number: 56350804
Language Note: Chinese with English subtitles.
Credits: Director, Yung Chang ; producer, Germaine Ying-Gee Wong.
Description: 1 videocassette (42 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: National Film Board of Canada.

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Near Newcastle, Ontario, lies Wing Fong Farm: 80 acres planted with succulent Asian vegetables destined for Chinese markets and restaurants. It is here, Lau King-Fai (or Ma) has come to spend the rest of her days with her son. The farm is a long way from bustling Hunan Province, but after a tumultuous life in China, she has made it her home: caring for young shoots, working together with migrant Mexican workers and preparing meals in the farmhouse.

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