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Title The Manilatown series [videorecording] / produced by Curtis Choy
Imprint [California] : Chonk Moonhunter, [2005?]
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Euro-Am Rm. 104  VV 973 M3143ch 2005    LIB USE ONLY  -  30500500040392
Order cancelled for Euro-Am Studies Lib.
Descript 1 videodisc (52 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in
Note DVD ; NTSC Region 0
Special feature: About Chonk Moonhunter
Tino's barbershop quartet in action / recorded by Curtis Choy and Jiro Maru (1972, b&w, 18 min.) -- Manongs: tenents of the I-Hotel / by Curtis Choy (1979, col., 10 min.) -- Manilatown lives! / directed by Curtis Choy (1985, col., 15 min.) -- Rise of the I-Hotel / by Curtis Choy (2003, col. ; 9 min.)
Tino's barbersop quartet: Shows a Filipino American barbershop quartet performing in San Francisco's Manilatown
Manongs: Tenants of the I-Hotel: An atmospheric short showing Manilatown life and loss with the I-Hotel evictions with footage not see in "The fall of the I-Hotel."
Manilatown lives! The denizens of Manilatown are down but not out as they celebrate the opening of another temporary, permanent Manilatown Senior Center, and pay homage at the vacant I-Hotel site
Rise of the I-Hotel: In the mid-70's senior filipino residents of the I-Hotel in San Francisco were forcibly evicted to make way for an urban renewal project. The fight to save the I-Hotel became a landmark event of Asian American activism. This film presents historical footage juxtaposed with the opening of a new Filipino senior citizens' center built on the same sight nearly 30 years later
Subject Barbershop quartets -- California -- San Francisco
Filipino Americans -- California -- San Francisco -- Social conditions
Filipinos -- Housing -- California -- San Francisco
Hotels -- California -- San Francisco
Filipino Americans -- Political activity
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Social conditions
Alt Author Choy, Curtis
Maru, Jiro
Chonk Moonhunter Productions
Alt Title Tino's barbershop quartet in action
Manongs: tenants of the I-Hotel
Manilatown lives!
Rise of the I-Hotel
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