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, (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, (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
Title variation
  • And the earth did not devour him
  • And the earth did not part
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engspa
  • eng
Summary
A haunting and powerful film about 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 1950's
Related
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Virgil Harper; editor, Susan Heick; narrator, Miguel Rodriguez; music, Marcos Loya
Language note
In English with some Spanish
PerformerNote
Jose Alcala, Rose Portillo, Marco Rodriquez, Daniel Valdez
Runtime
99
Target audience
general
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, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the novel: --y no se lo tragó la 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 produced for television in 1994
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • LSCNHARRIS
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm36953078
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (99 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
738329009250
Other physical details
sd., col.
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  • u113750
  • MARS
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Sirsi) 261922
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

Library Locations

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