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The Resource El norte : The north, Independent Productions in association with American Playhouse presents ; screenplay by Gregory Nava and Anna Thomas ; original story by Gregory Nava ; directed by Gregory Nava ; produced by Anna Thomas

El norte : The north, Independent Productions in association with American Playhouse presents ; screenplay by Gregory Nava and Anna Thomas ; original story by Gregory Nava ; directed by Gregory Nava ; produced by Anna Thomas

Label
El norte : The north
Title
El norte
Title remainder
The north
Statement of responsibility
Independent Productions in association with American Playhouse presents ; screenplay by Gregory Nava and Anna Thomas ; original story by Gregory Nava ; directed by Gregory Nava ; produced by Anna Thomas
Title variation
North
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • myn
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • myn
  • spa
Summary
"Brother and sister Enrique and Rosa fleee persecution at home in Guatemala and journey north, through Mexico and on to the United States, with the dream of starting a new life"--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Norte (Motion picture : 1983)
Credits note
Cinematography by James Glennon ; film editor, Betsy Blankett ; traditional and original music composed and performed by Los Folkloristas ; traditional and original harp music composed and performed by Melecio Martinez ; Mariachi music arranged and performed by Mariachi Nuevo Uclatlan
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Spanish, Kiché and English dialogue; English subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Zaide Silvia Gutiérrez, David Villalpando, Ernesto Gómez Cruz, Alicia del Lago, Miguel Gomez Giron, Stella Quan, Eraclio Zepeda
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nava, Gregory
  • Thomas, Anna H.
  • Gutiérrez, Zaide Silvia
  • Villalpando, David
  • Gómez Cruz, Ernesto
  • Lago, Alicia del
  • Giron, Miguel Gomez
  • Quan, Stella
  • Zepeda, Eraclio
  • American Playhouse Theatrical Films
  • Independent Productions, Ltd
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
140
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
458
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Teenagers
  • Undocumented immigrants
  • Immigrants
  • Political violence
  • Political persecution
  • Guatemalans
  • Human smuggling
  • Guatemala
  • Guatemala
  • Guatemala
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
El norte : The north, Independent Productions in association with American Playhouse presents ; screenplay by Gregory Nava and Anna Thomas ; original story by Gregory Nava ; directed by Gregory Nava ; produced by Anna Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1983
  • Widescreen (1.78:1)
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; new audio commentary featuring director Gregory Nava; theatrical trailer; "In the service of the shadows: the making of 'El norte'": a new video program featuring interviews with Nava, producer and co-writer Anna Thomas, actors Zaide Silvia Gutiérrez and David Villalpando, and set designer David Wasco; "The journal of Diego Rodriguez Silva," Nava's 1972 award-winning student film; Gallery of Chiapas location-scouting photographs; booklet featuring an essay by novelist Héctor Tobar and critic Roger Ebert's 1983 review
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (140 min.)
Isbn
9781604651096
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515034722
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1788D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn270775494
  • (Sirsi) o270775494
  • (OCoLC)270775494
  • 588936
  • 588936
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen (1.78:1); Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
El norte : The north, Independent Productions in association with American Playhouse presents ; screenplay by Gregory Nava and Anna Thomas ; original story by Gregory Nava ; directed by Gregory Nava ; produced by Anna Thomas
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1983
  • Widescreen (1.78:1)
  • Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; new audio commentary featuring director Gregory Nava; theatrical trailer; "In the service of the shadows: the making of 'El norte'": a new video program featuring interviews with Nava, producer and co-writer Anna Thomas, actors Zaide Silvia Gutiérrez and David Villalpando, and set designer David Wasco; "The journal of Diego Rodriguez Silva," Nava's 1972 award-winning student film; Gallery of Chiapas location-scouting photographs; booklet featuring an essay by novelist Héctor Tobar and critic Roger Ebert's 1983 review
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (140 min.)
Isbn
9781604651096
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515034722
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1788D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn270775494
  • (Sirsi) o270775494
  • (OCoLC)270775494
  • 588936
  • 588936
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen (1.78:1); Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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