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Ren Zai Jiong Tu Zhi Tai Jiong: Lost in Thailand

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The film is about two businessmen who go searching for their boss in Thailand, and then meet up with a tourist eager to explore the country.
DVD
2012
Clemons (Stacks)
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I Am a Monk

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Depicts the daily life in Thailand of an American who has chosen to become a monk and to follow the teachings of Buddha.
VHS
1977
Ivy (By Request)
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Thailand

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975.; "The country we once knew as Siam is known today as Thailand--land of the free. It's history is one of unbroken centuries of independence. It has a tradition of freedom which the United States is helping to preserve through military assistance and broadening avenues of public health, transportation, and communications."--National Archives and Records Administration.
Online
1963
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Behind the Smile

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Hundreds of thousands of Thai young women leave their rural homes to work in the factories of Bangkok. They are the backbone of Thailand s economic success, yet are looked upon as almost less than human. Behind the Smile explores the lives and culture of these young women who live in crowded dormitories or shacks with few possessions, homesick for their families. Yet the money they earn is so desparately needed by their families that they must stay for years in their grim servitude. Through portraits of three women, we see the human cost of the country's rapid industrialization. Amoan, at nineteen, has been working in a textile factory for five years amidst the endless dust and never ending noise. As a good Buddhist daughter, she sends all her money home and spends nothing on herself [...]
Online
1998
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Thailand [electronic resource]

Adventure traveler Gordon Sivell journeys through northern Thailand along the border of Myanmar and spends time exploring the Karen villages where longneck women live deep in the mountain ranges. After that, he moves south to the sexually-charged city of Pattaya, before touring the tropical island of Ko Lanta in Krabi province for some elephant trekking and a lesson in Thai cooking.
Online
2006
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Wild at Heart [electronic resource]: The Plight of Elephants in Thailand

Elephants in Thailand have traditionally been captured in the wild and trained to work in the logging industry. However, with Thailand's ban on logging in 1989, elephants and their keepers lost a crucial source of employment and means of survival. In addition, loss of habitat is further challenging the survival of elephants. This science bulleting travels to northern Thailand to take a look at a project that may be able to help: an experiment in which elephants are returned to the forest to see whether they can form new family groups and survive on their own in the wild.
Online
2007
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Ram Thai [electronic resource]: Dance Art of Thailand

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Exploration of the various types of dance in Thailand, conducted by musicologist Faubion Bowers, and illustrated with performances by dancers from the royal dance school. His Highness Crown Prince Bhanupan Yugala, patron of the dance arts, provides commentary on Thai dance.
Online
1999; 1978
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The Last Elephants in Thailand [electronic resource]

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This documentary, produced by Donald Tayloe, is about endangered elephants in Thailand.
Online
2009
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Ram Thai: Dance Art of Thailand

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Exploration of the various types of dance in Thailand, conducted by musicologist Faubion Bowers, and illustrated with performances by dancers from the royal dance school. His Highness Crown Prince Bhanupan Yugala, patron of the dance arts, provides commentary on Thai dance.
Online
1999; 1978
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Spirit Women [electronic resource]: Thailand

High in the mountains of northern Thailand, Meeh Neh and her fellow spirit women of the Akha hill tribe struggle to preserve their religion and culture. The Thai government, allied with missionaries of the Chinese Baptist Church, is determined to move the Akha out of their ancestral homes into the valley below-thereby separating them from their old ways, including their traditional faith. This means spiritual death for the tribe. As their link with the past dwindles, many Akha are reduced to begging and prostitution.
Online
2009
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Reef Life of the Andaman [electronic resource]: Marine Species of Thailand and Burma

From the coral reefs and submarine pinnacles of Thailand's Similan Islands, Phuket, Phi Phi Island, and Hin Daeng, to Myanmar's Mergui Archipelago and Burma Banks, this stunning documentary brings viewers on a virtual scuba diving tour of the Andaman Sea's variety of oceanic life. Seldom is the aquatic ecosystem as diverse as it is here. The underwater travelogue describes more than 200 different forms of marine life, including dozens of tropical fish species, sharks, rays, crustaceans, octopi, turtles, sea snakes, corals, and much more. A valuable resource for marine biology students studying up on species identification, or for anyone interested in life beneath the sea.
Online
2012
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Thanat Khoman

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Online
1954
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The Big Picture: Thailand

Thailand has a tradition of freedom, which the United States is trying to preserve through military assistance and broadening avenues of public health, transportation, and communications. In this class episode of the U.S. Army's The Big Picture series, the country we once knew as Siam is examined with the help of footage from the National Archives and Records Administration.
Online
2011; 2008
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Anna and the King of Siam

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This drama about an unconventional Asian king and the British woman he hires to run a school for his wives and many children is based on the real-life memoirs of Anna Leonowens and her experiences in Siam. This is the story of the "exasperating" Anna (Irene Dunne) caught in the excesses of the royal court of King Mongkut of Siam (Rex Harrison). His heart is torn between tradition and the wish to be scientifically modern. Her heart is deeply affected by the exuberant king and his exotic children.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Ghost Delivery

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A young man with supernatural powers can control the spirit world with the help of modern technology.
DVD
2006; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Dokfa Nai Meuman

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Presents footage of daily life in Thailand in urban and rural settings. Incorporates an experiment akin to the surrealist game known as exquisite corpse in which the filmmaker asks people he meets to contribute to an ongoing story about a boy and his teacher.
DVD
2003; 2000
Clemons (Stacks)
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Thailand's Remote Lifesavers

Nearly half the world's population lives in rural areas, but only a quarter of the world's doctors serve them. This film reveals Thailand's ambitious program to provide health care to its 34 million rural citizens. In exchange for the government paying their tuition fees, young Thai doctors spend their first three years as a doctors working for the State-wherever they are needed. Follow a handful of young doctors sent to work in the Tak province, 400 kilometers from Bangkok. From infectious diseases to chronic illness, they have to adapt with a confidence beyond their years. When an ill pregnant woman arrives at the most remote hospital in the region, find out whether the newly graduated doctors have what it takes to save her and her unborn child.
Online
2016; 2015
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Families of Thailand: Families of the World

This program takes us to Bangkok to follow 10 year old Rakkiaet and his family, who live, work and shop on a canal. We also visit 7-year-old Akeem in a community of Sea Gypsies on Thailand's southern coast.
Online
2014; 2009
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Sud Sanaeha: Blissfully Yours

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The story of illegal Burmese immigrants and a love affair that begins during a picnic on the Thai-Burmese border.
DVD
2007; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
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Sars Wars: Bangkok Zombie Crisis

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Due to a mutation in the sars virus, people are turning into flesh eating zombies. With the world in the deadly grip of a global epidemic, Thailand is proud to proclaim that they are the only infection free nation in Asia. The virus manages to breach the quarantined country and spreads rapidly through a Bangkok apartment building.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)