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Snow falling on cedars

Author: Ethan Hawke; David Guterson; Max Von Sydow; Scott Hickson
Publisher: Australia : Universal Pictures Australasia, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in the Pacific Northwest a few years after the end of World War II, the story follows Ishmael Chambers (Ethan Hawke), a journalist reporting on the trial of a Japanese-American accused of murdering a local fisherman. The trial forces the entire village to face the shame of sending their Japanese-American neighbors to internment camps following the bombing of Pearl Harbor and becomes the turning point for the  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ethan Hawke; David Guterson; Max Von Sydow; Scott Hickson
OCLC Number: 223003999
Notes: Based on the novel by David Guterson.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1998.
"0798033"
Credits: Directed by Scott Hickson.
Performer(s): Ethan Hawke, Max Von Sydow.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (133 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

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Set in the Pacific Northwest a few years after the end of World War II, the story follows Ishmael Chambers (Ethan Hawke), a journalist reporting on the trial of a Japanese-American accused of murdering a local fisherman. The trial forces the entire village to face the shame of sending their Japanese-American neighbors to internment camps following the bombing of Pearl Harbor and becomes the turning point for the honorable but wounded Ishmael to free himself from his obsessive passion for his childhood love, the Japanese-American woman now married to the accused.

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