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Title A day without a Mexican / Xenon Pictures presents a Sergio Arau film ; produced by Isaac Artenstein ; produced by Eckehardt von Damm ; screenplay by Yarelli Arizmendi, Sergio Arau and Sergio Guerrero ; directed by Sergio Arau.

Publication Info. Santa Monica, CA : Distributed by Xenon Pictures, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Media Room  DVD DAY    DUE 03-31-14
 Enfield, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD DAY    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Cast Yarelli Arizmendi, John Getz, Maureen Flannigan, Muse Watson, Fernando Arau, Eduardo Palomo.
Credits Director of photography, Alan Caudillo ; editor, Daniel A. Fort ; music, Juan J. Colomer ; costume designer, Carlos Brown ; production designer, Anthony Rivero Stabley ; visual effects supervisor, Jay Mark Johnson.
Note Based on "A day without a Mexican, a mockumentary" by Yarelli Arizmendi and Sergio Arau.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language and brief sexuality.
Summary California awakens one day to discover that one third of its population has vanished. A peculiar pink fog surrounds the state and communication outside its boundaries has completely shut down. As the day progresses, it becomes apparent the sole characteristic linking the missing 14 milion is their Hispanic heritage.
Note Special features: the making-of 'A day without a Mexican'; filmmaker commentary; music video "Frijoleros" by Molatov; outtakes; music video "Sin decir adios" by Los Yoguis; the original short that inspired the film; original theatrical trailers & TV spots.
Language English or Spanish dialogue.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Immigrants -- United States -- Drama.
Mexican Americans -- Ethnic identity -- Drama.
Migrant labor -- Mexico -- Drama.
Missing persons -- Investigation -- California -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Comedy -- Feature.
Added Author Arau, Sergio.
Arizmendi, Yareli.
Getz, John, 1946-
Flannigan, Maureen, 1973-
Watson, Muse, 1948-
Arau, Fernando.
Caudillo, Alan.
Colomer, Juan J., 1966-
Xenon Pictures.
Note Spanish title from opening screen: Día sin Mexicanos
ISBN 1578299748
Standard No. 000799447628
Music No. XE4476DVD Xenon Pictures
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