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The Resource Piñero, Miramax Films and GreenStreet Films presents a GreenStreet production in association with Lower East Side Films, a Leon Ichaso film ; producers, John Penotti, Fisher Stevens, Tim Williams ; written & directed by Leon Ichaso, (DVD videorecording)

Piñero, Miramax Films and GreenStreet Films presents a GreenStreet production in association with Lower East Side Films, a Leon Ichaso film ; producers, John Penotti, Fisher Stevens, Tim Williams ; written & directed by Leon Ichaso, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Piñero
Title
Piñero
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films and GreenStreet Films presents a GreenStreet production in association with Lower East Side Films, a Leon Ichaso film ; producers, John Penotti, Fisher Stevens, Tim Williams ; written & directed by Leon Ichaso
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
The story of the life of a Latino icon, the poet-playwright-actor Miguel Pi~nero, whose urban poetry is recognized as a pre-cursor to rap and hip-hop. After doing time in hard-core Sing-Sing for petty thefts and drug dealing, Pi~nero's prison experiences developed into the 1974 Tony-nominated play Short Eyes
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Claudio Chea ; editor, David Tedeschi ; original music, Kip Hanrahan ; costume designer, Sandra Hernandez ; production designer, Sharon Lemofsky
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
English dialogue, Spanish subtitles
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-
  • 1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Penotti, John
  • Stevens, Fisher
  • Williams, Tim
  • Ichaso, León
  • Bratt, Benjamin
  • Esposito, Giancarlo
  • Soto, Talisa
  • Vasquez, Nelson
  • Wright, Michael
  • Irby, Michael
  • Patinkin, Mandy
  • Klein, Robert
  • Moreno, Rita
  • Chea, Claudio
  • Tedeschi, David
  • Hanrahan, Kip
  • Hernandez, Sandra
  • Lomofsky, Sharon
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pi~nero, Miguel
  • Authors, Latin American
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings
  • Biographical films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVDs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Piñero, Miramax Films and GreenStreet Films presents a GreenStreet production in association with Lower East Side Films, a Leon Ichaso film ; producers, John Penotti, Fisher Stevens, Tim Williams ; written & directed by Leon Ichaso, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001
  • Special features: theatrical trailer; "A look at Miguel Pi~nero, The man"
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9780788838118
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936180930
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
26079
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm49762983
  • 761599
System details
DVD, 2.0 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Piñero, Miramax Films and GreenStreet Films presents a GreenStreet production in association with Lower East Side Films, a Leon Ichaso film ; producers, John Penotti, Fisher Stevens, Tim Williams ; written & directed by Leon Ichaso, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001
  • Special features: theatrical trailer; "A look at Miguel Pi~nero, The man"
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9780788838118
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936180930
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
26079
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm49762983
  • 761599
System details
DVD, 2.0 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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