• Film, Video
    Raúl Sendic, tupamaro : 1925-1989 /
    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)
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    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 ...
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    Crónica de un sueño : Octubre 2004, Melo, el triunfo de la izquierda en el Uruguay / Catalog Record Only After three years being away from home, Mariana returns to her home country, Uruguay. She is not only back to her family but also to vote. After a deep economic crisis that put the country down, Uruguay is on the path of a major political change: a win of the leftwing party, the "Frente Amplio". Far away from the political scenes and speeches, it ...
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    En el humo de esta epoca = The houses are full of smoke /
    Houses are full of smoke Catalog Record Only
    This film documents U.S. policy in Central America in this 3 part series. Part one, Guatemala examines CIA havoc in that country. Part two, El Salvador focuses on terror campaigns and assassinations supported by the U.S. government. Part three Nicaragua details the revolution which had to overcome American activities in Central America.
    • Date: 1987
  • Film, Video
    Al pie del arbol blanco documental /
    Standing at the foot of the white tree. Catalog Record Only
    Recounts how, shortly before the coup of 1973 in Uruguay, Aurelio González, chief of the photographic archive of the newspaper "El Popular" of Montevideo, hid more than 45,000 negatives in a false ceiling of the building. Thirty-three years later, these negatives were located in a parking garage.
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Mundialito Catalog Record Only Shows the political situation in the 80's when a international soccer contest is organized.
    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video
    Memorias del subdesarrollo / Catalog Record Only Copyright: no reg. Cinematography, Ramón F. Suárez ; editor, Nelson Rodríguez ; music, Leo Brouwer. Sergio Corrieri, Daisy Granados, Eslinda Núñez. Released in the U.S. under the title Memories of underdevelopment per New York times, 5/18/73. 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 ...
    • Date: 1968
  • Film, Video
    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 ...
    • Date: 1987
  • Film, Video
    El Hombre de Maisinicú / Catalog Record Only Copyright: reg. unknown. Cine cubano : 30 años de revolución, p. 77 lists English title as The man from Maisinicú; Schumann, P.B. Kino in Cuba, 1958-1979, p. 360 lists German title as Der Mann von Maisinicú. Story, Manuel Pérez ; narrators, Angel Hernández, Enrique Lopez, Hector Fraga ; music, Silvio Rodríguez, Leo Brouwer, Grupo Experimentación Sonora del ICAIC ; editing, Gloria Argüelles ; director ...
    • Date: 1973
  • Film, Video
    Morir para ganar la vida : la masacre de panzós /
    Masacre de panzós Catalog Record Only
    Describes the effort of Guatemalan farmworkers to peacefully resolve conflicts with landholders, which ended in the massacre of more than 100 people in the village of Panzós on May 29, 1978, and the resulting quest to bring those responsible for the massacre to justice.
    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video
    De dolor y esperanza el asilo un pasado presente /
    Asilo un pasado presente Catalog Record Only
    Documentary about citizens of Chile, Argentina and Uruguay who sought asylum in Mexico during the military takeovers of those countries in the 1970's. Features contemporary interviews with the refugees and with Mexican foreign service officials who were posted in those countries at the time, as well as historical footage and photographs, and re-enactments.
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    1982, la decisión del presidente
    Mil novecientos ochenta y dos, la decisión del presidente | Decisión del presidente Catalog Record Only
    A partir de la revolución, México experimenta un crecimiento sin precedentes. La economía, la industria, la educación, y las disparidades sociales que plagaban al país mejoran a lo largo de 50 años. La gran devaluación ocurre al final del gobierno del presidente Luis Echeverría, debilitación que supera México durante los primeros años del gobierno de José López Portillo, en gran medida por el descubrimiento ...
    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video
    Los archivos del cardenal / Catalog Record Only "The show takes place in the late 1970s and early 1980s in Chile under the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet. It follows a team of lawyers and investigators working with the Catholic Church to discover proof of summary executions under the military dictatorship."--Globalpost website.
    • Date: 2011