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Covington Branch B WONG T (Text) 33126016563870 DVD Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781531703127
  • ISBN: 1531703127
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 80 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Arlington, VA : PBS Distribution, [2018]

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General Note:
Title from container.
Originally broadcast as a single episode of the television program American Masters on the PBS network.
Special features: Tyrus visits Angel Island; Tyrus and his artwork.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
New Moon Pictures ; produced by Pamela Tom, Gwen Wynne, Tamara Khalaf ; written & directed by Pamela Tom.
Editors, Carl Pfirman, Tim Craig, Walt Louie, Angela Park ; composer, Derek Baird ; director of photography, Shana Hagan.
Participant or Performer Note:
Tyrus Wong, Sonia Mak.
Summary, etc.:
The life and work of pioneering Chinese American artist. Tyrus would overcome a life of poverty, racism, and discrimination to become a renowned painter and Hollywood sketch artist. Tyrus's eastern influenced paintings caught the eye of Walt Disney and became the inspiration for the classic animated feature Bambi.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, NTSC, wide screen.; stereo.
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Wong, Tyrus.
Chinese American artists > United States > Biography.
Illustrators > United States > Biography.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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