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Foreign Letters (2012)
(DVD)

Call Number DVD/DRAMA/FOREIGN

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Published: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, c2012
Series: Film Movement series
Edition:  Widescreen
Description:  1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9781470321338, 1470321335,
Language:  English


Bonus short film: A summer rain (U.S.; 17 min.) / directed by Ela Thier

Dalena Thùy-Anh Lê, Noa Rotstein

Ellie, a 12-year-old immigrant girl from Israel, is lonely and homesick. Life brightens when she meets Thuy, a Vietnamese refugee her age. Trust slowly builds as the two teach each other about life in America. As Ellie and Thuy become inseparable, they eventually hurt and betray each other. Ellie must give up her most prized possession, in order to save their friendship

A summer rain: An 11-year-old immigrant girl from Israel misses her best friend. A Vietnamese refugee next door shares in her experience. This acclaimed short film was the basis for "Foreign letters"

Not rated

DVD; NTSC, region 1; surround sound; widescreen

Closed-captioned

English, Hebrew and Vietnamese dialogue; English subtitles

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