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Hidden Korea [electronic resource]

Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
This program explores the Republic of South Korea, focusing on its culture, traditions, and especially its cuisine. This modern country with a unique cultural identity is known for its rice farming, traditional celadon pottery-making, fishing, and its national dish - kimchi. This program from PBS's Hidden Journey series also includes the Chu'sok festival, which honors ancestors, Buddhism, and Confucianism.
Release Date
2000
Run Time
60 min.
Language
English
Rating
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9 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 21, 2011.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Related Title
American experience (Television program)
Series
PBS American Experience
Contents
  • Sponsors & Credits: Hidden Korea (1:21)
  • Modernization and Cultural Preservation (1:00)
  • Korean Villages (2:29)
  • Rice in Korean History (1:43)
  • Rice Farming (2:20)
  • Preserving Foods (0:56)
  • Mushrooms and Markets (1:59)
  • Traditional Medicine (3:37)
  • Rice Cakes for Chusok Festival (2:24)
  • Confucianism (1:44)
  • National Forest (1:14)
  • Kimchi (3:01)
  • Family (0:53)
  • Honoring Ancestors (3:43)
  • Customs (1:42)
  • Commoners Embrace Elite Foods (3:34)
  • Pottery (2:00)
  • More Food and Pottery (1:40)
  • Buddhism in Korea (4:24)
  • Mahayana Buddhism (1:48)
  • Buddhism, Vegetarianism and Culture (2:56)
  • Fish (2:26)
  • Jeju Island (2:43)
  • Fishing Boats (3:13)
  • Summary: Modernity and Tradition (0:29)
  • Sponsors & Credits: Hidden Korea (1:09)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], c2000.
Publisher no.
44136 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
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Description
1 streaming video file (60 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
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