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The Resource --And the earth did not swallow him, American Playhouse Theatrical Films presents ; a production of KPBS and Severo Perez Films ; produced by Paul Espinosa ; written and directed by Severo Perez, (DVD videorecording)

--And the earth did not swallow him, American Playhouse Theatrical Films presents ; a production of KPBS and Severo Perez Films ; produced by Paul Espinosa ; written and directed by Severo Perez, (DVD videorecording)

Label
--And the earth did not swallow him
Title
--And the earth did not swallow him
Statement of responsibility
American Playhouse Theatrical Films presents ; a production of KPBS and Severo Perez Films ; produced by Paul Espinosa ; written and directed by Severo Perez
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young Mexican-American boy's coming of age amid the poverty and adversity he and his family face as migrant farm workers in the 1950s
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Virgil Harper ; editor, Susan Heick ; narrator, Miguel Rodriguez ; music, Marcos Loya
PerformerNote
Jose Alcala, Rose Portillo, Marco Rodriguez, Daniel Valdez, Erica Baltodano, Art Bonilla, Linda Dangcil
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1935-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Alcala, José
  • Perez, Severo
  • Espinosa, Paul
  • Portillo, Rose
  • Rodriguez, Marco
  • Valdez, Daniel
  • Rivera, Tomás
  • American Playhouse Theatrical Films
  • KPBS (Television station : San Diego, Calif.)
  • Severo Perez Films
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rivera, Tomás
  • Mexican Americans
  • Mexican American families
  • Mexican American migrant agricultural laborers
  • Mexican American youth
  • Mexican Americans
  • Poverty
  • Independent films
  • Film adaptations
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
--And the earth did not swallow him, American Playhouse Theatrical Films presents ; a production of KPBS and Severo Perez Films ; produced by Paul Espinosa ; written and directed by Severo Perez, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the novel --y no se lo tragó las tierra / by Tomás Rivera.Translations have also been published under the alternative titles of --and the earth did not devour him and --and the earth did not part
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1994
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329060824
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
K608
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn244795352
  • (OCoLC)244795352
System details
DVD; NTSC; letterbox (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
--And the earth did not swallow him, American Playhouse Theatrical Films presents ; a production of KPBS and Severo Perez Films ; produced by Paul Espinosa ; written and directed by Severo Perez, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the novel --y no se lo tragó las tierra / by Tomás Rivera.Translations have also been published under the alternative titles of --and the earth did not devour him and --and the earth did not part
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1994
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329060824
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
K608
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn244795352
  • (OCoLC)244795352
System details
DVD; NTSC; letterbox (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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