Ponce, Alberto - Steinhardt, Cristian - Basílico, Leonardo - Ripoll, Antonio - Pérez, Miguel - Brodersohn, Alejandro - Sáenz, Marcelo - Editorial De La Universidad Nacional De Tres De Febrero
The Devil's backbone /
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."
Toro, Guillermo Del - Trashorras, Antonio - Muñoz, David - Paredes, Marisa - Noriega, Eduardo - Luppi, Federico - Tielve, Fernando - Deseo, S.A. - Tequila Gang (Firm) - Producciones Anhelo - Sogepaq S.A. - Canal+ España (Firm) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
The fire within Jews in the Amazonian rainforest /
Jews in the Amazonian rainforest
"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 ...
Pan's labyrinth /
Laberinto del fauno
In the fascist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world.
Decile a Mario que no vuelva Tell Mario not to come back /
Tell Mario not to come back
Mario Handler explains why he visited former comrades, victims, prisoners and an executioner of the dictatorial regime (1973-1986) in his motherland: he owes it ''to all those who have suffered, while I did not do anything against the dictatorship or stand up for my people.'' He fled to Venezuela at an early age, where he continued making films, but intentionally not a single one ...
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. 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 theatrically in a shortened version; unable to determine ...
Ácratas ; Por esos ojos ; Memorias de mujeres : 3 películas d...
3 películas documentales uruguayas de Virginia Martínez | Tres películas documentales uruguayas de Virginia Martínez | Anarquistas expropriadores en el Rio de la Plata
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 ...
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 ...
Jubanos The Jews of Cuba /
Jews of Cuba
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 ...
A las cinco en punto /
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 ...
Elpidio Valdés /
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 ...
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 ...
Túpac Amaru /
Copyright: no reg. Music, Juan Márquez ; editing, Roberto Bravo ; director of photography, Rodolfo López ; narrator, Hector Quintero. Reynaldo Arenas, Zully Azurin, Enrique Almirante. Mundo Latino appears on cassette box; unable to determine its relationship to video. Original date is year of production. Reissue distributor per 4/22/92 phone call to Josefina Hernandez of Publications Exchange, who stated with some uncertainty that World ...
Un hombre de exito /
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 ...
Desarrollo histórico-arquitectónico del municipio Ameca /
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.
López García, Juan
Artigas la redota /
La redota :
"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.
León reencuentro Leon, re-encounter /
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.
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 ...
Erase una vez--un comandante--un retrato de Camilo Cienfuegos /
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. ...
Juan Moreira /
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.
Elpidio Valdés contra dolar y cañón /
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 ...
Ay Carmela! /
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 ...
La primera carga al machete /
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 ...
Raúl Sendic, tupamaro : 1925-1989 /
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 ...
Figueroa, Alejandro - Sendic, Carolina - Sendic Rodríguez, Raúl - Galeano, Eduardo - Mujica Cordano, José Alberto - Trasante, Jorge - Buencine Producciones - Lc Collection (Library of Congress)
Colección cine silente colombiano
Cine silente colombiano
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.
Shows the political situation in the 80's when a international soccer contest is organized.
Che, rise and fall /
Che, ascenso y caida
"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.