skip to content
The mischievous Ravi Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The mischievous Ravi

Author: Byron Shah
Publisher: New York, NY : Filmakers Library, 2001.
Series: Filmakers Library online.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
With gentle humor, this short fiction film captures the plight of a young man caught between the traditional ways of his immigrant Indian parents and the freer lifestyle of his American peers. Working in his parent s convenience store, Ravi flirts with a seductive classmate all the while his parents are hatching a proper arranged marriage for him. But Ravi's high spirits are not to be cramped by his austere parents.  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Documentary
Streaming videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Byron Shah
OCLC Number: 747799055
Language Note: English.
Target Audience: For High School; Adult audiences.
Description: 1 online resource (13 min.)
Series Title: Filmakers Library online.
Responsibility: by Byron Shah.

Abstract:

With gentle humor, this short fiction film captures the plight of a young man caught between the traditional ways of his immigrant Indian parents and the freer lifestyle of his American peers. Working in his parent s convenience store, Ravi flirts with a seductive classmate all the while his parents are hatching a proper arranged marriage for him. But Ravi's high spirits are not to be cramped by his austere parents. This charming film captures the experience of second generation immigrants in our multicultural society.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/747799055> # The mischievous Ravi
    a schema:Movie, schema:VideoObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "747799055" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1003765532#Place/new_york_ny> ; # New York, NY
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: cig" ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1003765532#Place/united_states> ; # United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1003765532#Place/india> ; # India
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210276> ; # India.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969326> ; # Indians--Cultural assimilation
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1003765532#Topic/indians_cultural_assimilation> ; # Indians--Cultural assimilation
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969307> ; # Indians
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/908690> ; # Emigration and immigration
   schema:contentRating "For High School; Adult audiences." ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1003765532#Person/shah_byron> ; # Byron Shah
   schema:datePublished "2001" ;
   schema:description "With gentle humor, this short fiction film captures the plight of a young man caught between the traditional ways of his immigrant Indian parents and the freer lifestyle of his American peers. Working in his parent s convenience store, Ravi flirts with a seductive classmate all the while his parents are hatching a proper arranged marriage for him. But Ravi's high spirits are not to be cramped by his austere parents. This charming film captures the experience of second generation immigrants in our multicultural society."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1003765532> ;
   schema:genre "Streaming videos"@en ;
   schema:genre "Documentary"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1003765532#Series/filmakers_library_online> ; # Filmakers Library online.
   schema:name "The mischievous Ravi"@en ;
   schema:productID "747799055" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/747799055#PublicationEvent/new_york_ny_filmakers_library_2001> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1003765532#Agent/filmakers_library> ; # Filmakers Library
   schema:url <http://bluestem.csu.edu:2048/login?url=http://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?FLON;1652611> ;
   schema:url <http://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?FLON;1652611> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/747799055> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://bluestem.csu.edu:2048/login?url=http://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?FLON;1652611>
   rdfs:comment "Available for current Chicago State University students, faculty and staff. Click here to view video." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1003765532#Agent/filmakers_library> # Filmakers Library
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Filmakers Library" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1003765532#Series/filmakers_library_online> # Filmakers Library online.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/747799055> ; # The mischievous Ravi
   schema:name "Filmakers Library online." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210276> # India.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "India." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/908690> # Emigration and immigration
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Emigration and immigration"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969307> # Indians
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Indians"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969326> # Indians--Cultural assimilation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Indians--Cultural assimilation"@en ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.