Taiwan; South Korea

Australia, 1991

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Episode of Series “Mini Dragons”.
Although Taiwan is in many ways an exemplary example of an Asian country which has boomed economically whilst diminishing the gap between the rich and the poor, it suffers from political power being held undemocratically by the ruling KMT party, a historical legacy, uncontrolled pollution and the influence of Japan. South Korea, on the other hand, has the largest gap between the rich and poor causing political unrest and violent protest, which along with increased competition from other rising economic powers in Asia may end South Korea’s era of economic success.

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co-director

David Rabinovitch

Richard Carey

co-producer

Fumihiko Ninomiya

Leo Eaton

Richard Carey

production company

Film Australia

Nihon Hoso Kyokai

Duration

02:00:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1991

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Mini Dragons

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Mini Dragons

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