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The Resource A day without a Mexican, Xenon Pictures presents a Sergio Arau film ; produced by Eckehardt von Damm, Isaac Artenstein ; screenplay by Yareli Arizmendi, Sergio Arau and Sergio Guerrero ; directed by Sergio Arau, (videorecording)

A day without a Mexican, Xenon Pictures presents a Sergio Arau film ; produced by Eckehardt von Damm, Isaac Artenstein ; screenplay by Yareli Arizmendi, Sergio Arau and Sergio Guerrero ; directed by Sergio Arau, (videorecording)

Label
A day without a Mexican
Title
A day without a Mexican
Statement of responsibility
Xenon Pictures presents a Sergio Arau film ; produced by Eckehardt von Damm, Isaac Artenstein ; screenplay by Yareli Arizmendi, Sergio Arau and Sergio Guerrero ; directed by Sergio Arau
Title variation
Día sin Mexicanos
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
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 million is their Hispanic heritage
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
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
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language and brief sexuality
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • Soundtrack in English, with subtitles in Spanish
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.D39 2004
PerformerNote
Yarelli Arizmendi, John Getz, Maureen Flannigan, Muse Watson, Fernando Arau, Eduardo Palomo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1973-
  • 1948-
  • 1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arau, Sergio
  • Arizmendi, Yareli
  • Guerrero, Sergio
  • Getz, John
  • Flannigan, Maureen
  • Watson, Muse
  • Arau, Fernando
  • Caudillo, Alan
  • Colomer, Juan J.
  • Xenon Pictures
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foreign workers, Mexican
  • Mexican Americans
  • Migrant labor
  • Labor supply
  • Missing persons
  • Immigrants
  • United States
  • Inmigrantes
  • Mexicano-americanos
  • Trabajadores migratorios
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A day without a Mexican, Xenon Pictures presents a Sergio Arau film ; produced by Eckehardt von Damm, Isaac Artenstein ; screenplay by Yareli Arizmendi, Sergio Arau and Sergio Guerrero ; directed by Sergio Arau, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on "A day without a Mexican, a mockumentary" by Yarelli Arizmendi and Sergio Arau
  • Special features include: 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Buenos diaz report -- Into the fog -- State of emergency -- "Beginning of the apocalypse" -- Victims of the disappearance -- Missing you -- Santa Lila -- The missing link -- The MeXican files -- "My heart is Mexican" -- Lonely without you
Control code
ocm56830857
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen presentation.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781578299744
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
000799447628
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
XE4476DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1119802
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital; NTSC; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A day without a Mexican, Xenon Pictures presents a Sergio Arau film ; produced by Eckehardt von Damm, Isaac Artenstein ; screenplay by Yareli Arizmendi, Sergio Arau and Sergio Guerrero ; directed by Sergio Arau, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on "A day without a Mexican, a mockumentary" by Yarelli Arizmendi and Sergio Arau
  • Special features include: 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Buenos diaz report -- Into the fog -- State of emergency -- "Beginning of the apocalypse" -- Victims of the disappearance -- Missing you -- Santa Lila -- The missing link -- The MeXican files -- "My heart is Mexican" -- Lonely without you
Control code
ocm56830857
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen presentation.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781578299744
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
000799447628
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
XE4476DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1119802
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital; NTSC; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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