Abacus small enough to jail
(DVD)

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James, Steve, 1955- television director.
Mitten, Mark, 1958- television producer.
Goldman, Julie, television producer.
Sung, Thomas, 1935- interviewee.
Sung, Jill, interviewee.
Published
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2017]., [Arlington, Virginia] :
Edition
Widescreen.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Status
Round Rock Public Library - Adult Audio/Video (1st floor)  1 available
DVD 345.747 ABA

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Format
DVD
Language
English
ISBN
9781531702205
UPC
841887033893

Notes

General Note
"SDH subtitles (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same function as closed captions"--Container.
General Note
Program content: ♭2016.
General Note
Widescreen.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Tom Bergmann ; editors, John Farbrother, David E. Simpson ; music, Joshua Abrams.
Participants/Performers
With: Thomas Sung, Jill Sung, Vera Sung, Heather Sung, David Lindorf, Cyrus R. Vance Jr., Chanterelle Sung, Polly Greenberg.
Date/Time and Place of Event
Originally broadcast by PBS Sept. 12, 2017.
Description
Acclaimed director Steve James tells the saga of the Chinese immigrant Sung family, owners of Abacus Federal Savings of Chinatown, New York. Accused of mortgage fraud by Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., Abacus becomes the only bank prosecuted after the 2008 financial crisis. The indictment and subsequent trial forces the Sung family to defend themselves, and their bank's legacy in the Chinatown community, over the course of a five-year legal battle.
System Details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo.
Language
In English and Chinese with optional subtitles in English or Mandarin.
Action
cc,2018-04-06,PB

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

James, S., Mitten, M., Goldman, J., Sung, T., Sung, J., Sung, V., Bergmann, T., Farbrother, J., Simpson, D. E., & Abrams, J. (2017). Abacus: small enough to jail (Widescreen.). PBS.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Steve James et al.. 2017. Abacus: Small Enough to Jail. [Arlington, Virginia]: PBS.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Steve James et al.. Abacus: Small Enough to Jail [Arlington, Virginia]: PBS, 2017.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

James, Steve, et al. Abacus: Small Enough to Jail Widescreen., PBS, 2017.

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