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Author: Bing WangSonia BuchmanGladys GloverPyramide International (Firm)House on Fire (Firm)All authors
Publisher: [Brooklyn, New York] : [Distributed by] dGenerate Films, [2017]
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : ChineseView all editions and formats
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The city of Huzhou, where the film is shot, is home to 18,000 clothing factories. They are staffed by about 300,000 workers, many of them migrants from rural areas in the surrounding provinces. This film follows a handful of these workers, both at work where they may labor for more than 12 hours a day and in their off-hours, as they hang around shabby dorms drinking, dreaming of home, worrying about getting paid,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Feature films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bing Wang; Sonia Buchman; Gladys Glover; Pyramide International (Firm); House on Fire (Firm); Chinese Shadows (Firm); dGenerate Films (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1004237724
Language Note: In Chinese with English subtitles.
Notes: Title from title frames.
Originally produced by Gladys Glover, House on Fire, Chinese Shadows, WIL Productions, ©2016.
Credits: Image, Maeda Yoshitaka [and 4 others] ; editing, Dominique Auvray , Wang Bing.
Performer(s): Yang Mingming, Guo Yue.
Description: 1 streaming video file (156 min.)
Responsibility: Pyramide International ; Gladys Glover, House on Fire, and Chinese Shadows present ; in coproduction with WIL Productions, Fame Culture Media Co., Ltd., Yisha Production ; in association with Arte France - La Lucarna ; a film by Wang Bing ; directed by Wang Bing ; produced by Sonia Buchman [and 3 others].

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The city of Huzhou, where the film is shot, is home to 18,000 clothing factories. They are staffed by about 300,000 workers, many of them migrants from rural areas in the surrounding provinces. This film follows a handful of these workers, both at work where they may labor for more than 12 hours a day and in their off-hours, as they hang around shabby dorms drinking, dreaming of home, worrying about getting paid, and trying to decide whether their jobs are worth keeping.

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