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11-21-06 - Vietnam Civil war, internal differences-China,...

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Vietnam Civil war, internal differences—China, Korea, Germany—cinema of reunification in Vietnam Emphasis on the affective dimension of human feelings (melodrama), absolute necessity of labor and money Usually uses women to do this 200-year history of foreign rule-but one of the most homogenous societies in East Asia China France Japan divided north and south US backed government in south in unpopular, coup in 1963 overthrows it US sends combat troops to fight North Vietnam in 1965 Both countries reunified in 1976 20 year history of being divided along with years of foreign rule 58,000 Americans killed, much less Vietnamese casualities US dropped three times as many bombs as they did during the second world war 150 billion dollars spent on this effort, but the US loses Split economy between north and south—but per capita income in 1985 is $30 1978-1989—occupied Cambodia and overthrew pro-China government 1995—restores relations with US Vietnamese Cinema 1980s- When the Tenth Month Come, films brought to the United States for festivals and
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This note was uploaded on 04/29/2008 for the course FTV 106C taught by Professor Noriega during the Fall '06 term at UCLA.

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