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Title Viva Cuba / DDC Films LLC ; una coproducción de Quad Productions, TVC Casa Productora ICRT, La Colmenita, El Ingenio ; argumento y guión, Manolito Rodríguez Ramírez, Juan Carlos Cremata Malberti ; productores, Eric Brach, Nicolas Duval Adassovsky ; dirección, Juan Carlos Cremata Malberti.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : Film Movement, [2007]

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Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  DVD FOREIGN VIVA CUBA    Check Shelf
 Granby, Main Library - Adult  FOREIGN DVD VIVA    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Audio Visual  DVD VIVA    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  SP DVD VIVA CUBA    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  FOREIGN AD DVD VIVA    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - DVDs  DVD FOREIGN VIVA    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (80 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
Series Film movement series ; year 5, film 5
Film Movement series ; year 5, film 5.
System Details DVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital surround, NTSC.
Cast Malú Tarrau Broche, Jorgito Miló Ávila, [et al.].
Credits Director of photography, Alejandro Pérez Gómez ; editor, Angélica Salvador Alonso ; music, Amaury Ramírez Malberti and Slim Pezin ; production designer, Guillermo Ramírez Malberti.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Audience Not rated.
Summary In a tale akin to "Romeo and Juliet," the friendship between two children is threatened by their parents' differences. Malú is from an upper-class family and her single mother does not want her to play with Jorgito, as she thinks his background coarse and commonplace. Jorgito's mother is a poor socialist who is proud of her family's social standing, and places similar restrictions on her son. What neither woman recognizes is the immense strength of the bond between Malú and Jorgito. When the children learn that Malú's mother is planning to leave Cuba, they decide to travel to the other side of the island to find Malú's father and persuade him against signing the forms that would allow it.
Note Special features include: This month's short film: Cousin / director, Adam Elliot (Australia, animated, 4 min.).
Awards Cannes Film Festival winner.
Language In Spanish with English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Social classes -- Cuba -- Drama.
Friendship -- Cuba -- Drama.
Mother and child -- Cuba -- Drama.
Cuba -- Drama.
Genre/Form Motion pictures, Cuban.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Rodríguez, Manolito. Screenwriter.
Cremata Malberti, Juan Carlos. Screenwriter. Director.
Brach, Eric. Producer.
Duval Adassovsky, Nicolas. Producer.
Tarrau Broche, Malú. Actor.
Miló Ávila, Jorgito. Actor.
Film Movement (Firm)
Quad Productions (Firm)
DDC Films, LLC.
TVC Casa Productora ICRT (Firm)
Colmenita (Firm)
Ingenio (Firm)
Added Title Cousin.
ISBN 9781428160880
1428160884
Standard No. 616892899624
Music No. DV053 Film Movement
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