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FandomsEligible Fandom (Y/N)Written For Yuletide Before (Y/N)Chromatic Creator (Chromatic/Multi/None/White)SourceMediumChromatic Characters (Y/N)Intersectionality (Disability/GLBTQI/Other)Notes & Links
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Pandemic (game)YesNo????Video GamesYes (Argentina, Brazil, China, Cuba, India, Indonesia, Japan, Madagascar, Mexico, Middle East, North Africa, Peru, South Africa)Characters are anthropomorphicizations/representations of countries, so IDK if this technically counts?
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Cat and Mouse - Dan CrawfordYesNo??????Books & Literature???"Dan Crawford's Cat and Mouse series seems dubious - three books, all starring a character of color, but in a fantasy setting. While her coloring is occasionally commented upon, she's as much of an outsider at the royal court because she's the king's bodyguard as because she's a character of color." - misura
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Fans (comic)YesNo??????Cartoons & Comics & Graphic NovelsYes (Rumiko "Rumy" Tanaka, Jared, Hilde, Rico)"Rumiko "Rumy" Tanaka is Japanese. Also, I neglected to put them on the official list, but several of the "next-gen" characters - Jared (African-American), Hilda (Latina), and Rico (Latino) - qualify and are pretty darn awesome." - miramira; Source: http://www.faans.com/books1-6/index.php?p=1
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Disney Princess SuperheroesYesNo??? (kreugan)???Other MediaYes (Jasmine, Mulan, Tinker Bell)Source: http://kreugan.deviantart.com/art/disney-heroes-158978898
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Kitaab 'alf layla wa-layla | One Thousand and One NightsYesYesChromatic Creator???Books & LiteratureYes (Abu Nuwas, Aladdin, Ali Baba, Harun al Rashid, Jafar al-Barmaki, Scheherazade, Shahryar, Sinbad the Sailor?)Actually Persian, Indian, Chinese and Arabian.
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Arts & Sciences RPFYesYesNone???Celebrities & Real PeopleYes (Lu Gwei-djen)
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Outrageous FortuneYesNoWhite CreatorsAotearoa New ZealandTV ShowsYes (Bruce Khan, Falani, Jared "Munter" Mason, Kasey Mason, Wayne Judd)
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Leonera | Lion's Den (2008)YesNoChromatic CreatorArgentinaMoviesYes (Julia, Marta, Ramiro, Tomás)LGBT
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Kalpa Imperial - Angélica GorodischerYesNoChromatic CreatorArgentinaBooks & LiteratureStoryteller not specified but probably not
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La Saga de los Confines - Liliana BodocYesNoChromatic CreatorArgentinaBooks & LiteratureYes (all?)
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BotinerasYesNoChromatic CreatorsArgentinaTV showsYes (all or most characters)
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Obernewtyn - Isobelle CarmodyYesYesWhiteAustraliaBooks & literatureYes (Swallow, Iriny, Darius, Kasanda, Jakoby, Bruna, Straaka, Seresh)Disability (blind character throughout, PTSD in later books, some other physical disabilities)
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Kick (TV)YesNoWhite CreatorAustraliaTV ShowsYes (Hoa Tran, Joe Mangeshkar, Layla Salim, Osama "Ozzie" Salim, Sharif Doumani, Taghred Salim, ???)Lesbian character: Layla Salim
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Tales of the Otori Series - Lian HearnYesNoWhite (?) CreatorAustraliaBooks & LiteratureYes (Kaede, Kubo Makoto, Lady Maruyama, Lord Fujiwara, Mamoru, Muto Kenji, Otori Shigeru, Otori Takeo, Shizuka, Taku)
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Liar - Justine Larbalestier YesYesWhite CreatorAustraliaBooks & LiteratureYes (Father, Micah, Mother, ???)
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Pagan Series - Catherine JinksYesYesWhite CreatorAustraliaBooks & LiteratureYes (Pagan?)
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Phryne Fisher - Kerry GreenwoodYesYesWhite CreatorAustraliaBooks & LiteratureYes (Li Pen, Lin Chung, Lin Li Camellia, ???)
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Changi (TV)YesNoWhite CreatorAustraliaTV ShowsYes (Colonel Nakamura, Lieutenant Aso)
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Robbery Under Arms (1985)YesNoWhite CreatorsAustraliaMoviesYes (Warrigal)Australian mini-series about a gang of bushrangers/conmen with one character of indigenous Australian descent.
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East West 101YesYesWhite CreatorsAustraliaTV ShowsYes (Amina Malik, Jung Lim, Sonny Koa, Zane Malik, ?possibly others)http://marina.dreamwidth.org/866582.html
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The Path (Video Game)YesNoMultiBelgium/HollandVideo GamesYes (Girl in Red aka Gingers Wolf,
Girl in White)
"the last of the seven female player characters -- the one who single-handedly saves everything from becoming a wolves-snarl-everybody-dies kind of ending -- is PoC" -maradao
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Antônia (2006)YesNoChromatic CreatorBrazilMoviesYes (all)
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Figure Skating RPFYesNoNoneBrazil/Canada/China/Kazakhstan/Korea/Italy/Japan/U.S./etc.Celebrities & Real PeopleYes (Benjamin Agosto, Caroline Zhang, Daisuke Takahashi, Denis Ten, Emanuel Sandhu, Felicia Zhang, Florent Amodio, Kim Yuna, Mao Asada, Michelle Kwan, Miki Ando, Mirai Nagasu, Patrick Chan, Shizuka Arakawa, Takahiko Kozuka, Yuzuru Hanyu.)
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Sing Me Spanish Techno (Music Video)YesNoWhite CreatorsCanadaMusic & BandsYes (Singer, Bartender)LGBT
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Degrassi: the Next GenerationYesYesWhite CreatorCanadaTV ShowsYes (Alli Bhandari, Sav Bhandari, Zane Park)LGBT (Zane Park)
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Chloe and Levesque - Norah McClintockYesNo???CanadaBooks & LiteratureYes (Chloe Yan...)
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Jade EmpireYesNo??? (BioWare)CanadaVideo GamesYes (Black Whirlwind, Chai Ka, Dawn Star, Furious Ming, Kang the Mad, Lu the Prodigy, Monk Zeng, Radiant Jen Zi, Sagacious Zu, Silk Fox, Sky (Jade Empire), Tiger Shen, Wild Flower, Wu the Lotus Blossom, Ya Zhen?)
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The Listener (TV)YesYes??? (Michael Amo)CanadaTV ShowsYes (Osman Oz Bey, Olivia Fawcett, others?)Telepathic paramedic and his partner save the day.
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Prince of Persia (Video Game 2008)YesYes??? (Ubisoft Montreal)CanadaVideo GamesYes (Ahriman, Elika, The Alchemist, The Concubine, The Hunter, The Mourning King, The Prince, The Warrior)
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Elimination Dance - Michael OndaatjeYesNoChromatic CreatorCanadaBooks & LiteratureNone implicit.
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English Patient - Michael OndaatjeYesNoChromatic CreatorCanadaBooks & LiteratureYes (Kip, ???)
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Scott PilgrimYesYesChromatic CreatorCanadaCartoons & Comics & Graphic NovelsYes (listed - Knives Chau, Matthew Patel, Tamara Chen, unlisted - Trisha Ha, Kyle and Ken Katayanagi)Supporting chromatic characters include Knives Chau, Matthew Patel, Tamara Chen. Chinese-Canadian Knives Chau may be seen by some as a problematic stereotype. The comic as a whole plays with stereotypes and genre tropes, so it's difficult at times to tell reflection from criticism.
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Dead Dog (Radio Shows)YesNoChromatic CreatorCanadaOther MediaYes (all main characters)
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Little Mosque on the PrairieYesYesChromatic CreatorCanadaTV ShowsYes (Almost everyone)http://bossymarmalade.dreamwidth.org/486542.html
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Elimination Dance (short film)YesNoMulti (film directed by Bruce McDonald, based on a Michael Ondaatje poem)CanadaMoviesNoBased on Michael Ondaatje's poem by the same title
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A Paradigm of Earth - Candas Jan DorseyYesNoWhite CreatorCanadaBooks & LiteratureYes (???)
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Lions of Al-Rassan - Guy Gavriel KayYesYesWhite CreatorCanadaBooks & LiteratureYes (Almalik of Cartada, Ammar ibn Khairan, Badir of Ragosa, Yazir ibn Qarif, Zabira...)
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Under Heaven - Guy Gavriel KayYesNoWhite CreatorCanadaBooks & LiteratureYes (An Li "Roshan", Bytsan sri Nespo, Meshag, Shen Gao, Shen Li-Mai, Shen Liu, Shen Tai, Sima Zian, Spring Rain "Lin Chang", Wei Song, Wen Jian, Wen Zhou)
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Gunless (2010)YesNoWhite CreatorCanadaMoviesYes (N'Kwala)
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Last Night (1998)YesNoWhite CreatorCanadaMoviesYes (Sandra)
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Wilby Wonderful (2004)YesYesWhite CreatorCanadaMoviesYes (Carol French, ???)
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Read All About ItYesNo (But was eligible)White CreatorCanadaTV ShowYes (Alex)
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Corner GasYesYesWhite CreatorCanadaTV ShowsYes (Davis Quinton)
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FlashpointYesYesWhite CreatorCanadaTV ShowsYes (Lewis "Lou" Young, Leah Kerns)
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Forever KnightYesYesWhite CreatorCanadaTV ShowsYes (Amanda Cohen, Joe Reese, ???)
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Lost GirlYesNoWhite Creator?CanadaTV ShowsYes (Hale, the Ash)Bisexual succubus solves supernatural mysteries.
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ShatteredYesNoWhite Creator?CanadaTV ShowsYes (John Holland, Vina Chatterji, ???)
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Today's Special (TV 1982)YesYesWhite Creator? (Clive Vanderburgh)CanadaTV ShowsYes (Jodie)
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Dance Me Outside & Related Fandoms - All Media TypesYesNoWhite CreatorsCanadaMovies/TV ShowsYes (Frank Fencepost, Sadie Maracle, Silas Crow)"This is a movie and followup tv show based on a novel - the novel is one of those problematic "white guy writes about Native experience" books, and the movie is ALSO made by white guys, but tv show had Native as well as white producers and screenwriters. The characters I nominated were Silas Crow, Frank Fencepost, and Sadie Maracle, who are all First Nations characters." - thingswithwings
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Blood TiesYesYesWhite CreatorsCanadaTV showsYes (Kate Lam, Rajani Mohadevan, Dave)
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Slings and ArrowsYesYesWhite CreatorsCanadaTV ShowsYes (listed - Barbara, Nahum, ???, unlisted - Emily Lu)
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Coyote Kings of the Space-Age Bachelor Pad - Minister FaustYesYesChromatic CreatorCanada (African Diaspora)Books & LiteratureYes (Hamza Senesert, Sheremnefer, Yehat Gerbles)
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Chronicles of Elantra - Michelle SagaraYesNoChromatic CreatorCanada (Asian diaspora)Books & LiteratureNoAuthor is same person as Michelle West (below)
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Sun Sword - Michelle WestYesYesChromatic CreatorCanada (Asian diaspora)Books & LiteratureYes (Adam, Alesso par di'Marente, Alina di'Lamberto, Alora en'Marano, Baredan kai di'Navarre, Cortano di'Alexes, Diora en'Leonne, Elena Tamaraan, Fillipo par di’Callesta, Fiora en'Marano, Fredero kai el’Sol, Jarrani kai di'Lorenza, Laonis di'Caveras, Lissa en'Caveras, Marakas par el’Sol, Margret, Mauro di‘Garradi, Ramiro kai di’Callesta, Sendari di'Marano, Teresa di'Marano, Valedan kai di'Leonne, Yollana)Pen name for Michelle Sagara (above). "secondary world epic fantasy series. It's long and twisty and full of complicated politics and cultural clashes. The author is Japanese-Canadian, and one of the major cultures in the novel seems to draw heavy inspiration from both Japan and the Middle East." - ambyr; http://oyceter.dreamwidth.org/918733.html
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Half World - Hiromi GotoYesNoChromatic CreatorCanada (Asian/Japanese diaspora)Books & LiteratureYes (Fumiko Tamaki, Jade Rat, Melanie Tamaki, Mr. Glueskin, Ms. Wei, Shinobu Tamaki)protagonist is class-disprivileged
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Kappa Child - Hiromi GotoYesNoChromatic CreatorCanada (Asian/Japanese diaspora)Books & LiteratureYes (Narrator?, Kappa, Mice, Pig Girl, Slither)
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Double HappinessYesnoChromatic CreatorCanada (Chinese diaspora)MoviesYes (Andrew Chau, Dad Li, Jade Li, Lisa Chan, Mom Li, Pearl Li, Winston Li)
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KING Thomas - WorksYesNoChromatic CreatorCanada (First Nation/Cherokee)Books & LiteratureYes (Entire cast)
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Eden Robinson - Monkey BeachYesNoChromatic CreatorCanada (First Nation/Haisla/Heiltsuk)Books & LiteratureYes (Lisa)
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Warchild Series - Karin LowacheeYesYesChromatic CreatorCanada (Guyanese diaspora)Books & LiteratureYes (Ryan Azarcon, ???)
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Glockgal - SupernaturalNoNoChromatic CreatorCanada (Indian Diaspora)Other MediaYes (Dean Winchestgopal, Durga,
Gina Torres Castiel, Sam Winchestgopal)
Source: http://glockgal.dreamwidth.org/377764.html
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The Fire's Stone - Tanya HuffYesYesWhite CreatorCanada?Books & LiteratureYes (Chandra, Darvish, most minor characters)GLBTQ
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Virtuality (TV)YesNoWhite CreatorsCanada/U.S.A.TV ShowsYes (Alice Thibadeau, Kenji Yamamoto, Manny Rodriguez, ???)
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WonderfallsYesYesWhite CreatorsCanada/U.S.A.TV ShowsYes (Mahandra McGinty, ???)
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LI Shangyin - WorksYesNoChromatic CreatorChinaBooks & LiteratureYes (all?)
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Liáo zhâi zhì yì | Strange Tales from a Chinese Studio - Pú SônglíngYesYesChromatic CreatorChinaBooks & LiteratureYes (Bird (Liáo zhâi zhì yì), Cut-Sleeve, Flowers of Illusion, Fox Enchantment, Friendship Beyond the Grave, Lotus Fragrance, Miss Chiao-No, Miss Yan, The Laughing Girl, The Painted Wall, The Trader's Son, Twenty Years a Dream)Vamp
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Xî yóu jì | Journey to the West - Wú Cheng'enYesYesChromatic CreatorChinaBooks & LiteratureYes (Entire cast -- Dragon King, Evil Monkey clone, Friar Sand, Jade Emperor, Monkey, Pig, Tripitaka aka Xuanzang)Classic of Chinese literature, known and beloved throughout East Asia
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Chinese Actor RPFYesNoChromatic CreatorChinaCelebrities & Real PeopleYes (Lu Yi, Nie Yuan)
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Chì bì | Red Cliff (2008)YesYesChromatic CreatorChinaMoviesYes (Entire cast -- Cáo Câo, Guan Yu, Liú Bèi, Sûn Quán, Sûn Shàngxiâng, Xiao Qiao, Zhâng Fêi, Zhào Yún, Zhôu Yú, Zhûgě Liàng...)Chinese history disguised as John Woo movie; red cliff, part i: a picspam - http://crossedwires.dreamwidth.org/205612.html
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Huâ Mùlán | Mulan (2009)YesNoChromatic CreatorChinaMoviesYes (Entire cast -- Chanyu, Emperor, Fei Xiaohu, Hu Kui, Hua Hu, Hua Mulan, Modu, Princess of Rouran, Wentai, Wude, Xiaobai, Xiucai...)http://anenko.dreamwidth.org/tag/picspam:+mulan+%282009%29; http://wistfuljane.dreamwidth.org/33586.html; http://community.livejournal.com/rainscene/21600.html; http://marina.dreamwidth.org/822991.html
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Sè jiè | Lust Caution (2007)YesNoChromatic CreatorChinaMoviesYes (Kuang Yu Min, Mr. Yee, Mrs. Yee, Wong Chia Chi aka Mrs. Mak)
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ShénHuà | The Myth (2005)YesNoChromatic CreatorChinaMoviesYes (Entire cast - Jack/Meng Yi, Princess Ok-Soo, William, Samantha, General Xu Gui, Nangong Yan, Dragon, General Zhao Kuang, General Meng Jie, General Jin Song, Tiger, Cheetah, Phoenix, General Choi, General Shen, Maggie, Dasar Monk, Professor Koo, Dr. Smith, Zhao Gao, Li Si, Huhai, Dasar prince, Dasar martial arts schoolmaster)
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Zhen Guan Chang Ge | The Story of Zhen Guan YesNoChromatic CreatorChinaTV ShowsYes (Li Chéngqián, Li Ke)
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Chinese MythologyYesYesChromatic CreatorsChinaBooks & LiteratureYes
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Táng Cháo | Tang Dynasty RPFYesNoNoneChinaCelebrities & Real PeopleYes (Dù Fǔ, Lǐ Bái, Wáng Wéi, Yú Xuánjī)
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Bā Xiān Quán Chuán | 8 AvatarYesNoChromatic CreatorChina/Hong KongTV ShowsYes (Cao Guojiu, Han Xiang Zi, Han Zhongli, He Xiangu, Lan Caihe, Li Dongbin, Tieguai Li, Zhang Guo Lao)Disabled character: Tieguai Li/Iron Crutch Li (walks with a stick)
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Chik Yeung Tin See | So Close (2002)YesNoChromatic CreatorChina/Hong KongMoviesYes (Entire cast -- ???)
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Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom FlameYesNoChromatic CreatorChina/Hong KongMoviesYes (all)
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Shamer Chronicles - Lene KaaberboYesYesWhite CreatorDenmarkBooks & LiteratureYes??? (Sezuan)"I'm not sure whether Sezuan, my preferred character in The Shamer Chronicles, is chromatic or not, but a case can certainly be made for it." -katta
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TV Commercials - Panda CheeseYesNoChromatic CreatorEgyptOther MediaYes (all)Commercials in Arabic, but can be easily found with English or Spanish subtitles on youtube.
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Egyptian MythologyYesYesChromatic CreatorsEgyptBooks & LiteratureYes
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8 Femmes (2002)YesNoWhite CreatorsFranceMoviesYes (Madame Chanel)Bi characters
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Galactik FootballYesNo???FranceCartoons & Comics & Graphic NovelsYes (Rocket, Mei, Tia?, Thran, Ahito, Aarch, ???)
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La Haine | Hate (1995)YesNoWhite CreatorFranceMoviesYes (Abdel, Arash, Hubert, Medard, Said, ???)
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Les BleusYesNoWhite CreatorFranceTV ShowsYes (Lyes Beloumi)
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Uchuu Densetsu Ulysses 31 | Ulysses 31YesNoWhite CreatorsFrance/JapanAnime & Manga???
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Winnetou - Karl MayYesNoWhite CreatorGermanyBooks & LiteratureYes (Winnetou, ???)
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Mongol: The Rise of Genghis KhanYesNoChromatic CreatorsGermany/Mongolia/Russia/KazakhstanMoviesYes (Brte, Esugei, Jamukha, Oelun, Taichar, Targutai, Temjin)
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Chūn guāng zhà xiè | Happy TogetherYesNoChromatic CreatorHong KongMoviesYes (Chang, Ho Po-Wing, Lai Yiu-fai)LGBT: Ho Po-Wing, Lai Yiu-fai
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Bride with White Hair (1993)YesNoChromatic CreatorHong KongMoviesYes (all)
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Dragon Tiger GateYesNoChromatic CreatorHong KongMoviesYes (all)
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Tejing xinrenlei | Gen X Cops (1999)YesNoChromatic CreatorHong KongMoviesYes (Akatora, Alien, Daniel, Haze, Jack, Match, Y2K)Three delinquents from police school are reassigned to a special undercover operation to foil a yakuza boss threatening Hong Kong with jet fuel; dak ging san yan lui (gen x cops) | dir. benny chan | 1999 - http://community.livejournal.com/12films_poc/3566.html
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2002 | Special Unit 2002 (2001)YesNoChromatic CreatorsHong KongMoviesYes (Chiu, Fung, Paper Chan, Sam)
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Làshǒu shéntàn | Hard Boiled (1992)YesNoChromatic CreatorsHong KongMoviesYes (Alan, Inspector "Tequila" Yuen, Jonny Wong, Mad Dog, Superintendent Pang, Teresa Chang)
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Sholay | Embers (1975)YesYesChromatic CreatorIndiaMoviesYes (Entire cast? -- Basanti, Gabbar Singh, Jai, Radha, Thakur, Veeru)
Disabled character: Thakur Baldev Singh (forced amputation of both hands)
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The MahabharataYesYesChromatic CreatorIndiaBooks & LiteratureYes (Abhimanyu, Amba aka Sikhandi, Arjuna aka Brihannala, Ashwatthama, Bheeshma, Bhima, Draupadi, Drona, Duhshashana, Duryodhana, Gandhari, Ghatotkacha, Karna, Kripa, Kripi, Krishna, Kunti, Madri, Nakula, Pandu, Rukmarath, Rukmini, Sahadeva, Satyabhama, Shakuni, Shayla, Subhadra, Ulupi, Vyasa, Yudhisthira, Ambika, Ambalika, Vidura, Babruvahana, Chitrangada, Chitrangadaa, Bichitrabirja, Dhritarashtra, Dhrishtadyumna, Jarasandha, Duhshala, Kichaka, Sudeshna, Uttara, Uttaraa, Bhanumati, Jayadrath, Vikarna, Ulluk, Drupada, Parikshita, Ekalavya, Santanu, Ganga, Satyavati, Balarama, Hirimba, Hirimbaa, Mayadanava, Surya, Indra, Agni, Dharma, Hanuman, Urvashi, Kirata-Mahadeva, Markandeya, Parashurama)Disabled characters: Dhritarashtra (blind), Ekalavya (forced self-amputation of thumb) GLBTQI characters: Amba/Shikhandi (FtM); Arjun aka Brihannala (forced to live as an eunuch for a year) again, yes, (all) might have been a better idea. *g* -toujours_nigel
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Iqbal (2005)YesNoChromatic CreatorIndiaMoviesYes (Entire cast - Akash, Anwar, Bipin, Farida, Guruji, Iqbal, Kamal, Khadija, Mohit, Saida)Iqbal is Deaf
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A Suitable Boy - Vikram SethYesNoChromatic CreatorIndiaBooks & LiteratureYes (Entire cast -- Amit Chatterji, Firoz Khan, Haresh Khanna, Imtiaz Khan, Kabir Durrani, Kendernath Tandon, Lata Mehra, Maan Kapoor, Rasheed, Saeeda Bai, Savita Mehra, Tasneem, Veena Tandon, Zainab Khan)Indian comedy of manners, frequently compared to Jane Austen
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Malgudi - R. K. NarayanYesNoChromatic CreatorIndiaBooks & LiteratureYes (Swami, Rajam, Mani, Chandran, Krishna, Susila, Leela, Mr Srinivas, Mr Sampath, Margayya, Sriram, Bharati, Raju, Rosie, Marco, Nataraj, Vasu, Sastri, Jagan, Mali, Raman, Daisy, Nagaraj, Sita, Tim, Gopu, Jayaraj, Kanni, Bari)
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