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Hong Kong five years later reversal of fortune

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Alternate title:Reversal of fortune
Summary:This program, filmed five years after the handover to China, takes a close look at Hong Kong's declining fortunes, due in part to sociopolitical changes and to the bursting of the Asian economic bubble. Issues deeply impacting immigration, human rights, employment, health and welfare, and freedom of the press are addressed through the opinions of influential figures and the stories of ordinary people struggling to cope with life in Chinese Hong Kong.
Contributor:Hercombe, Peter
Renouf, Daniel
Provider:System TV (Firm)
Centre national de la cinématographie (France)
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Century:2001-2100
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Hong Kong (China) History Transfer of Sovereignty from Great Britain, 1997
Hong Kong (China) Economic conditions 20th century
Hong Kong (China) Economic conditions 21st century
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Government, Law, Politics
Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Films@UM Browse terms:Asian Studies
China
Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Government, Law, Politics
Collection:Films@UM
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