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Regret to inform [DVD videorecording] / Sun Fountain Productions ; produced and directed by Barbara Sonneborn ; producer, Janet Cole.

Contributor(s): Sonneborn, Barbara | Cole, Janet | Nguy*ên, Xuân Ngoc | Sun Fountain Productions | New Video Group.
Material type: FilmFilmPublisher: [S.l.] : New York, NY : Medium ; dist. in the U.S. by New Video Group, c2000Description: 1 videodisc (75 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0767024427.Subject(s): Sonneborn, Barbara | Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Women -- Interviews | Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, American | Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, Vietnamese | War widows | Documentary filmsDDC classification: 959.704
Production Credits: Music, Todd Boekelheide ; cinematography, Emiko Omori, Daniel Reeves, Nancy Schiesari; editing, Lucy Massie Phenix, Ken Schneider.
Awards: Sundance Film Festival, 1999: Director's Award, Cinematography Award ; Independent Spirit Awards, 1999: Truer Than Fiction Award.Barbara Sonneborn, Xuan Ngoc Nguyen.Summary: In this film made over ten years, filmmaker Barbara Sonneborn took a pilgrimage to the Vietnamese countryside where her husband died. She and translator (and fellow war widow) Xuan Ngoc Nguyen explore the meaning of war and loss on a human level. The film weaves interviews with Vietnamese and American widows into a vivid testament to the legacy of war.
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DVD format.

In English and Vietnamese with English subtitles.

Barbara Sonneborn, Xuan Ngoc Nguyen.

Music, Todd Boekelheide ; cinematography, Emiko Omori, Daniel Reeves, Nancy Schiesari; editing, Lucy Massie Phenix, Ken Schneider.

Videodisc release of the 1998 motion picture.

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In this film made over ten years, filmmaker Barbara Sonneborn took a pilgrimage to the Vietnamese countryside where her husband died. She and translator (and fellow war widow) Xuan Ngoc Nguyen explore the meaning of war and loss on a human level. The film weaves interviews with Vietnamese and American widows into a vivid testament to the legacy of war.

Sundance Film Festival, 1999: Director's Award, Cinematography Award ; Independent Spirit Awards, 1999: Truer Than Fiction Award.

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