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The Resource La ciudad : The city, Echo Lake Productions ; North Star Films ; a film by David Riker ; produced by David Riker and Paul S. Mezey ; written, directed and edited by David Riker

La ciudad : The city, Echo Lake Productions ; North Star Films ; a film by David Riker ; produced by David Riker and Paul S. Mezey ; written, directed and edited by David Riker

Label
La ciudad : The city
Title
La ciudad
Title remainder
The city
Statement of responsibility
Echo Lake Productions ; North Star Films ; a film by David Riker ; produced by David Riker and Paul S. Mezey ; written, directed and edited by David Riker
Title variation
City
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
Summary
Tells four stories about recent immigrants to New York City: a group of day-laborers scavenging for bricks; two teenagers from the same hometown who meet and fall in love; a homeless father who tries to enroll his daughter in school; and a garment worker who seeks justice in the sweatshops
Awards note
  • Toronto International Film Festival, Contemporary World Cinema Official Selection
  • Human Rights Watch International Film Festival, Nestor Almendros Prize
  • Open Palm Award, Independent Feature Project, Gotham Awards
  • Havana International Film Festival, Best Film by a Non-Latin American Director
Cataloging source
NAB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Harlan Bosmajian ; music, Tony Adzinikolov
Language note
In Spanish and English with optional Spanish or English subtitles
PerformerNote
Anthony Rivera, Joseph Rigano, Miguel Maldonado
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Riker, David
  • Mezey, Paul
  • Rivera, Anthony
  • Rigano, Joseph
  • Maldonado, Miguel
  • Adzinikolov, Tony
  • Echo Lake Productions
  • North Star Films
  • Zeitgeist Films
  • New Yorker Video (Firm)
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Latin Americans
Technique
live action
Label
La ciudad : The city, Echo Lake Productions ; North Star Films ; a film by David Riker ; produced by David Riker and Paul S. Mezey ; written, directed and edited by David Riker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1998 motion picture
  • Special features include: theatrical trailer; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
60857954
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9781567304114
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
717119801540
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
80105
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format, letterboxed
Video recording format
DVD
Label
La ciudad : The city, Echo Lake Productions ; North Star Films ; a film by David Riker ; produced by David Riker and Paul S. Mezey ; written, directed and edited by David Riker
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1998 motion picture
  • Special features include: theatrical trailer; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
60857954
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (88 min.)
Isbn
9781567304114
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
717119801540
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
80105
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format, letterboxed
Video recording format
DVD

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