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The Resource Piñero, Miramax Films and GreeneStreet Films presents a GreeneStreet production in association with Lower East Side Films ; written & directed by León Ichaso ; produced by John Penotti, Fisher Stevens, Tim Williams ; co-executive producers, John Leguizamo, Kathy DeMarco

Piñero, Miramax Films and GreeneStreet Films presents a GreeneStreet production in association with Lower East Side Films ; written & directed by León Ichaso ; produced by John Penotti, Fisher Stevens, Tim Williams ; co-executive producers, John Leguizamo, Kathy DeMarco

Label
Piñero
Title
Piñero
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films and GreeneStreet Films presents a GreeneStreet production in association with Lower East Side Films ; written & directed by León Ichaso ; produced by John Penotti, Fisher Stevens, Tim Williams ; co-executive producers, John Leguizamo, Kathy DeMarco
Contributor
Actor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Production designer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A biographical look at a Latino icon, the poet-playwright-actor Miguel Piñero, whose urban poetry is recognized as a precursor to rap and hip-hop. After doing time in Sing-Sing Prison for petty thefts and drug dealing, Piñero adapted his prison experiences into the 1974 Tony-nominated play Short eyes
Awards note
Berlin International Film Festival, 2002: C.I.C.A.E. Award, Panorama
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director of photography, Claudio Chea ; editor, David Tedeschi ; production design, Sharon Lemofsky ; original music, Kip Hanrahan ; costume design, Sandra Hernandez
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for drug use, strong language and sexuality
Language note
English dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
Benjamin Bratt, Giancarlo Esposito, Talisa Soto, Nelson Vasquez, Michael Wright, Michael Irby, Mandy Patinkin, Robert Klein, Rita Moreno
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1956-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ichaso, León,
  • Penotti, John,
  • Stevens, Fisher,
  • Williams, Tim
  • Leguizamo, John,
  • DeMarco, Kathy,
  • Bratt, Benjamin
  • Esposito, Giancarlo,
  • Soto, Talisa,
  • Vasquez, Nelson,
  • Wright, Michael
  • Irby, Michael,
  • Patinkin, Mandy,
  • Klein, Robert
  • Moreno, Rita,
  • Chea, Claudio,
  • Tedeschi, David,
  • Lomofsky, Sharon,
  • Hanrahan, Kip,
  • Hernandez, Sandra,
  • Miramax Films,
  • GreeneStreet Films,
  • Lower East Side Films,
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm),
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm),
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Piñero, Miguel
  • Authors, Puerto Rican
  • Ex-convicts
  • Piñero, Miguel
  • Authors, Puerto Rican
  • Ex-convicts
  • Closed caption video recordings
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Piñero, Miramax Films and GreeneStreet Films presents a GreeneStreet production in association with Lower East Side Films ; written & directed by León Ichaso ; produced by John Penotti, Fisher Stevens, Tim Williams ; co-executive producers, John Leguizamo, Kathy DeMarco
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001
  • Bonus material: A look at Miguel Piñero, the man (a 12 min. documentary on Miguel Piñ̃ero, through the eyes of the filmmakers); Theatrical trailer; Sneak peaks
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
49762983
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 94 min.)
Isbn
9780788838118
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936180930
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color with black and white sequences
Physical substance
plastic
Publisher number
  • 26079
  • 27461
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)49762983
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; 5.1 surround sound; widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio)
Terms governing use
Bates: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Piñero, Miramax Films and GreeneStreet Films presents a GreeneStreet production in association with Lower East Side Films ; written & directed by León Ichaso ; produced by John Penotti, Fisher Stevens, Tim Williams ; co-executive producers, John Leguizamo, Kathy DeMarco
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001
  • Bonus material: A look at Miguel Piñero, the man (a 12 min. documentary on Miguel Piñ̃ero, through the eyes of the filmmakers); Theatrical trailer; Sneak peaks
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
49762983
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 94 min.)
Isbn
9780788838118
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936180930
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color with black and white sequences
Physical substance
plastic
Publisher number
  • 26079
  • 27461
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)49762983
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; 5.1 surround sound; widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio)
Terms governing use
Bates: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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