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The Resource El coronel no tiene quien le escriba : No one writes to the Colonel, Producciones Amaranta ; dirección Arturo Ripstein ; producción Jorge Sanchez, (videorecording)

El coronel no tiene quien le escriba : No one writes to the Colonel, Producciones Amaranta ; dirección Arturo Ripstein ; producción Jorge Sanchez, (videorecording)

Label
El coronel no tiene quien le escriba : No one writes to the Colonel
Title
El coronel no tiene quien le escriba
Title remainder
No one writes to the Colonel
Statement of responsibility
Producciones Amaranta ; dirección Arturo Ripstein ; producción Jorge Sanchez
Title variation
No one writes to the Colonel
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
Summary
An old colonel goes each Friday to the post office to see if his long-awaited pension has come through. He knows it will not; so does his wife who is still grieving over the death of their son the year before. The colonel has a mission: to elevate the grim routine of poverty and failure to a high mass of defiance. He does that by showing that a heart that has been broken still beats with vengeance
Cataloging source
EOW
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Edición, Fernando Pardo ; dirección de fotografía, Guillermo Granillo ; música, David Mansfield ; guión, Paz Alicia Garciadiego
Language note
In Spanish with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Fernando Luján, Marisa Paredes, Salma Hayek
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1968-
  • 1949-
  • 1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Luján, Fernando
  • Paredes, Marisa
  • Hayek, Salma
  • Ripstein, Arturo
  • Sánchez, Jorge
  • Garciadiego, Paz Alicia
  • García Márquez, Gabriel
  • Quality Films S.A. de C.V
  • Producciones Amaranta
  • Maverick Latino (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Retired military personnel
  • Game fowl
  • Foreign films
  • Colombia
Technique
live action
Label
El coronel no tiene quien le escriba : No one writes to the Colonel, Producciones Amaranta ; dirección Arturo Ripstein ; producción Jorge Sanchez, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Gabriel García Márquez
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
824355503029
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MAV-5030
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm52758054
  • (OCoLC)52758054
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
El coronel no tiene quien le escriba : No one writes to the Colonel, Producciones Amaranta ; dirección Arturo Ripstein ; producción Jorge Sanchez, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Gabriel García Márquez
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
824355503029
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MAV-5030
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm52758054
  • (OCoLC)52758054
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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