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Title All points of the compass.

Published Sydney, N.S.W. : ABC Commercial, 2007.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Store DVD  325.21 ALL MJ28    AVAILABLE
Physical description 1 videodisc (DVD) (55 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes Rymer Bayly Watson and the Film Finance Corporation Australia in association with BBC Scotland and The Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
Credits Director, Judy Rymer; Producers, Bevan Childs, Judy Rymer.
Summary This is the story of one Vietnamese family. For Charles Tran Van Lam, Foreign Minister in South Vietnam during the Vietnam War, his love of democracy would turn into a poisonous cocktail that would shatter his family's life. Thirty years later this is the story of his nine children, flung to all points of the compass. This contemporary story is about the cost of conflict, the reality of exile and the loss of homeland, culture and closeness of family. It is told through the eyes of the children in their culturally diverse locations, using extraordinary standard 8 footage shot by Tran Van Lam in 1950s to 70s Vietnam.
System notes DVD.
Other author Rymer, Judy.
Childs, Bevan.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
Rymer Bayly Watson.
Subject Tran Van Lam, 1913-2001.
Tran Van Lam family.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, Vietnamese.
Refugees -- Vietnam.
Vietnamese diaspora.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Social aspects.
Vietnam -- Politics and government -- 1945-1975.