上訪 = Petition / Shang fang = Petition /
INA, ARTE & 3 Shadows present ; a film by Zhao Liang ; produced by Sylvie Blum.
imprint
New York, NY : Cinema Guild, ©2009.
description
1 videodisc (approximately 124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN
0781513529, 9780781513524
format(s)
DVD
Holdings
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imprint
New York, NY : Cinema Guild, ©2009.
isbn
0781513529
9780781513524
credits note
Photography, Zhao Liang ; editing, Zhao Liang, in collaboration with Sylvie Blue, Kong Jinglei.
general note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009.
abstract
A harrowing investigation into China's legal system, this documentary takes us inside the world of "petitioners", people who come to Beijing from all over the country to seek justice against corrupt local officials and courts, only to find themselves waiting months or years (in some cases more than 10 years) for a hearing.
language note
In Chinese Mandarin with English subtitles.
catalogue key
10598379
technical details
DVD-R; all region, NTSC.

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