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    The Devil's backbone / Catalog Record Only

    Because of Spain's Civil War, Carlos arrives at the desolate Santa Lucia School, now a makeshift shelter for war orphans, where an unexploded bomb rests in the courtyard. More frightening are the odd things that keep happening to Carlos, strange shadows, voices, and nightly visits by the "One Who Sighs."

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2001
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    Juan Moreira / Catalog Record Only

    Tells the legend of Juan Moreira, an Argentine folk hero. Although actual police records of the 1860s depict him as a criminal, this film depicts him as a decent man who became an outlaw after he was wrongly sent to prison, and was then used by warring political elements until his murder.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1990
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    No temáis por nosotros / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Speaker: Fidel Castro. Mundo Latino appears on cassette box; unable to determine its relationship to video. Distributor per 4/22/92 phone call to Josefina Hernandez of Publications Exchange, who stated with some uncertainty that World Service Publications is the sole Cuban distributor. Date is year of production. Distributed in the U.S. by Publications Exchange in 1991. LC probably has the Cuban copy. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1990
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    Artigas la redota / Catalog Record Only

    "In 1884, the famous painter Juan Manuel Blanes, from Uruguay, is asked to create a portrait of José Artigas. There is only one drawing of his face, done in his old age so Blanes must imagine what he looked like by reading up on his ideas and learning about his life [from Guzmán Larra's journal/sketchbook] ..."--http://www.loslibertadores.net web site.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012
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    The fire within Jews in the Amazonian rainforest / Catalog Record Only

    "Focuses on the Jewish community of Iquitos, an isolated Peruvian city in the Amazon jungle of South America. Jewish men first came to Iquitos during the rubber boom in the late 19th century, married Amazonian women and raised families, while creating their own syncretic Jewish tradition. The camera recreates this story through the life experience of various Jewish 'mestizos' from Iquitos, descendants of those ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    Pan's labyrinth / Catalog Record Only

    In the fascist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Elpidio Valdés / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Editing, Lucas de la Guardia, Justo Vega ; music, Lucas de la Guardia ; photography, Pepín Rodríguez, Santiago Peñate, Adalberto Hernández. Voices: Frank González, Tony González, Irela Bravo, Carmen Solar. Original date is year of production. Reissue distributor from 4/22/92 phone call to Josefina Hernandez of Publications Exchange, who stated with some uncertainty that World Service Publications is the sole Cuban ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1979
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    Elpidio Valdés contra dolar y cañón / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Main title lacking. Title taken from cassette label. English language title Elpidio Valdés vs. guns and money taken from M/B/RS Subjects Cuba file. Photography, Adalberto Hernández ; editing, Rosa María Carreras ; music, Daniel Longres. Voices: Frank González, Maria Eugenia García, Manuel Marín. Technical credits taken from Toledo, T. 1o años del nuevo cine latinoamericano, p. 271, which lists Mario García ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1983
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    Una Lección inolvidable / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on video: Empresa Cubana Productora de Videos, S.A. ; 1991. Appearing: Fidel Castro. Mundo Latino appears on video; unable to detemine its relationship to video. Probable original distributor from credits; reissue distributor per 4/22/92 phone call to Josefina Hernandez, Publications Exchange, who stated with some uncertainty that World Service Publications is the sole Cuban reissue distributor. Original date is ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1991
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    Ácratas ; Por esos ojos ; Memorias de mujeres : 3 películas documentales uruguayas de Virginia Martínez / Catalog Record Only

    Ácratas (2000, 73 min.): Using photographs, films and documents, chronicles an anarchist movement located in the Rio de la Plata and Montevideo areas in the first third of the 20th century. Revolutionaries included Miguel Arcángel Roscigno, Buenaventura Durruti, and Severino Di Giovanni. Por esos ojos (1998, 62 min.): María Ester Gatti spent years searching for her granddaughter, Mariana Zaffaroni, who as an infant had ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Che, rise and fall / Catalog Record Only

    "Che: Rise and Fall chronicles the incomparable leader from the crib to the grave; from his early summers in Alta Gracia to his days in Mexico and Sierra Maestra; from his time as a bureaucrat in post-revolutionary Havana to his moments of greatness"--Container.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Un hombre de exito / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Choreography, Alberto Mendez ; music, Luigi Nono ; editing, Nelson Rodríguez. César Evora, Raquel Revuelta, Daysi Granados, Jorge Trinche. Mundo Latino appears on cassette box; unable to detemine its relationship to video. Reissue distributor from 4/22/92 phone call to Josefina Hernandez of Publications Exchange, who stated with some uncertainty that World Service Publications is the sole Cuban reissue distributor. Video reissue ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1986
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    La primera carga al machete / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Cine cubano : 30 años de revolución, p. 59 lists English language title as The first charge of the machete. Story, Manuel Octavio Gómez ; music, Leo Brouwer, Pablito Milanés ; editing, Nelson Rodríguez ; photography, Jorge Herrera. Rigoberto Aguila, Idalia Anreus, Miguel Benavides, Carlos Bermudez. Original date is year of production. Reissue distributor from 4/22/92 phone call to Josefina Hernandez ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1969
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    Desarrollo histórico-arquitectónico del municipio Ameca / Catalog Record Only

    Video that documents the local architecture of the town of Ameca, a 16th century old rural city in Jalisco, Mexico that flourished in colonial period when it became the commercial connection between Guadalajara and the port of the Natividad, the trading port for the Manila-Chinese galleons.

    • Contributor: López García, Juan
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1998
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    A las cinco en punto / Catalog Record Only

    A las cinco en punto (2004): The largest act of peaceful resistance against authoritarianism in 1970s Latin America was the general strike in Uruguay which lasted from June 27 to July 11, 1973. Workers and students united to stage marches and rallies in the streets as a result of President Juan María Bordaberry having suspended the constitution and imposed a military dictatorship. Héctor, el ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Clandestinos / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Variety, 8/24/88 lists alternative titles as Living dangerously and Underground. Story, Fernando Pérez ; music, Edesio Alejandro ; editing, Jorge Abello ; director of photography, Adriano Moreno. Luis Alberto García, Isabel Santos, Susana Pérez, Rene Losada. Mundo Latino appears on cassette box; unable to determine its relationship to video. Reissue distributor from 4/22/92 phone call to Josefina He rnandez of Publications ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1987
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    Baraguá / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on video: 1985. Narrator, Hector Quintero ; music, Carlos Fariñas ; editor, Roberto Bravo ; director of photography, Julio Simoneau. Mario Balmaseda, José Antonio Rodríguez, Nelson Villagra, Sergio Corrieri. Mundo Latino appears on cassette box; unable to determine its relationship to video. Original date is year of production. Reissue distributor from 4/22/92 phone call to Josefina Hernandez of Publications ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1986
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    Erase una vez--un comandante--un retrato de Camilo Cienfuegos / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: reg. unknown. Editing, Roberto Chile ; photography, Rene Villa, Roberto Fernandez. Mundo Latino appears on video; unable to determine its relationship to video. Possible original distributor from cassette box; reissue distributor from phone call to Josefina Hernandez, who stated with some uncertainty that World Service Publications is sole Cuban distributor, 4/22/92. Original date from video; unable to determine if release or production date. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1991
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    Toledo, el secreto oculto Toledo, the hidden secret / Catalog Record Only

    Exploration of the history, culture, music, and life of Jews in Toledo, Spain.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    León reencuentro Leon, re-encounter / Catalog Record Only

    A reencounter with the medieval Jewish history of León, Spain, the remnants of the Jewish quarters of the city, and a discussion of philosopher and mystic Moshe de León.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Raúl Sendic, tupamaro : 1925-1989 / Catalog Record Only

    The Movimiento de Liberación Nacional - Tupamaros was founded in the early 1960s by journalist Raúl Sendic. This documentary employs archival materials and interviews to tell the story of Sendic and his Uruguayan urban guerrilla organization. The group began by robbing banks, gun clubs and other businesses, then distributing stolen food and money among the poor in Montevideo. By the late 1960s, it was ...

    • Contributor: Figueroa, Alejandro - Sendic, Carolina - Sendic Rodríguez, Raúl - Galeano, Eduardo - Mujica Cordano, José Alberto - Trasante, Jorge - Buencine Producciones - Lc Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Colección cine silente colombiano Catalog Record Only

    A collection of silent films, chiefly melodramas, made in Colombia. Included are also documentary footage, and modern documentaries on some of the films and filmmakers. The short film En busca de María (1985) is a fictionalized account of the making of a lost silent film.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    Ay Carmela! / Catalog Record Only

    Paulino and Carmela are husband and wife, troubadours touring the countryside during the Spanish Civil War. They are Republicans, and with their mute assistant, Gustavete, they journey into rebel territory by mistake. They are arrested, fear a firing squad, and receive a reprieve from an Italian Fascist commander who loves the theatre. He arranges a performance for his troops, bargaining with Paulino to stage ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1990
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    Cecilia. Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Title appears on cassette label as Cecilia Valdés. Music, Leo Brouwer ; editing, Nelson Rodríguez ; director of photography, Livio Delgado. Daisy Granados, Imanol Arías, Raquel Revuelta, Gerardo Riverón. Title appears on cassette label as Cecilia Valdés. Episode number taken from cassette label. Variety, 6/2/92 lists Incine as a production company. Originally produced as a seven-hour television program and later released ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1981
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    Jubanos The Jews of Cuba / Catalog Record Only

    DVD; 16x9 letterbox; Dolby digital 2.0. In Spanish with English subtitles. Editor, Milos S. Silber ; original music, Benjamin Julia. Originally produced in 2009. Cuba is known for its revolutionary leaders, communism, cigars, and 50's cars. However, religion does not define this small island. When the Cuban Revolution hit in 1961, religion was banned, leaving the Cuban Jewish Community struggling to sustain itself for ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010