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The Resource Shaolin Ulysses : Kungfu monks in America, a production of Lotus Films ; in association with the Independent Television Service and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting ; produced and directed by Mei-Juin Chen, Martha Burr ; written by Martha Burr, (videorecording)

Shaolin Ulysses : Kungfu monks in America, a production of Lotus Films ; in association with the Independent Television Service and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting ; produced and directed by Mei-Juin Chen, Martha Burr ; written by Martha Burr, (videorecording)

Label
Shaolin Ulysses : Kungfu monks in America
Title
Shaolin Ulysses
Title remainder
Kungfu monks in America
Statement of responsibility
a production of Lotus Films ; in association with the Independent Television Service and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting ; produced and directed by Mei-Juin Chen, Martha Burr ; written by Martha Burr
Title variation
Kungfu monks in America
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The adrenaline-filled odyssey of five legendary kungfu monks in search of the American dream. The men in this movie are not only accomplished Zen masters but famous kungfu stars with huge followings. It also has footage and history of the Shaolin Temple in Henan province, & chronicles the creation of Zen and kungfu by a wandering monk named Bodhidharma 1500 years ago. Today the temple is a tourist attraction, the world's largest kungfu school and a UNESCO World Heritage Monument applicant
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Teodoro Maniaci ; editor, Mei-Juin Chen ; music, John Zorn ; narrator, Beau Bridges
Intended audience
Not Rated
LC call number
  • GV1114.7
  • GV1114.7
LC item number
  • .S43 2004
  • .S538 2004
PerformerNote
Shi Guolin, Li Peng Zhang, Shi Xing Hao, Shi Deshan, Shi Xing Hong
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chen, Mei-Juin
  • Burr, Martha
  • Guolin
  • Zhang, Li Peng
  • Hao, Xing
  • Deshan
  • Hong, Xing
  • Maniaci, Teodoro
  • Zorn, John
  • Lotus Films (Firm)
  • Independent Television Service
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
56
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kung fu
  • Buddhist monks
  • Martial arts
  • Shao lin si (Dengfeng Shi, China)
Technique
live action
Label
Shaolin Ulysses : Kungfu monks in America, a production of Lotus Films ; in association with the Independent Television Service and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting ; produced and directed by Mei-Juin Chen, Martha Burr ; written by Martha Burr, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.)
Isbn
9780767064682
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685961032
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
9610
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OUa)vtls000678454
  • (OCoLC)ocm54962239
  • (OCoLC)ocm54962239
  • 4185-72660
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Shaolin Ulysses : Kungfu monks in America, a production of Lotus Films ; in association with the Independent Television Service and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting ; produced and directed by Mei-Juin Chen, Martha Burr ; written by Martha Burr, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.)
Isbn
9780767064682
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685961032
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
9610
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OUa)vtls000678454
  • (OCoLC)ocm54962239
  • (OCoLC)ocm54962239
  • 4185-72660
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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