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Hungry Ghosts on SBS: Groundbreaking series examines our shared cultural heritage – NEWS.com.au

Hungry Ghosts on SBS: Groundbreaking Australian series examines our shared cultural heritage

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The bamboo steamers were a dead giveaway.Shawn Seet, the director of miniseries Hungry Ghosts, starting tonight on SBS at 9.25pm, knew as soon as he walked onto the set that the presence of bamboo steamers was wrong.
“I said, ‘no Asian family would have bamboo steamers there, they’d all be stainless steel!’,” Seet told news.com.au.
It’s a small detail but what viewers now see on screen is more authentic to how Asian-Australian families actually live. And it’s Seet’s lived experience as an Asia…

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