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The Resource Buena Vista Social Club, a film by Wim Wenders ; a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, Arte, Channel 4, (videorecording)

Buena Vista Social Club, a film by Wim Wenders ; a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, Arte, Channel 4, (videorecording)

Label
Buena Vista Social Club
Title
Buena Vista Social Club
Statement of responsibility
a film by Wim Wenders ; a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, Arte, Channel 4
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
Summary
  • In 1996, music legend Ry Cooder went to Cuba to search for buried treasure. He found gold. Looking for lost songs and forgotten singers, Cooder discovered an exotic land of passion, sensuality and music
  • In 1996, Ry Cooder went to Cuba, rediscovering talents of Cuba's foremost folk musicians, and then making a recording selling millions and earning a Grammy Award. Cooder now returns to Cuba with film maker Wim Wenders to reveal the stories, personalities, and music of the performers who collaborated on that recording. Includes live performances in Amsterdam and at Carnegie Hall
Cataloging source
CIA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director/writer, Wim Wenders ; producers, Ulrich Felsberg and Deepak Nayar
Dewey number
781.64/097291
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
  • In Spanish and English with English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
M1681.C918
LC item number
B83 1999
PerformerNote
Ry Cooder, Ibrahim Ferrer, Rubén González, Eliades Ochoa, Omara Portuondo, Compay Segundo, Orlando "Cachaíto" López, Amadito Valdés, Manuel Mirabal Vazquez, Barbaro Alberto Torres Delgado, Pío Leyva, Manuel Licea
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927-2005
  • 1919-2003
  • 1933-2009
  • 1933-
  • 1927-2000
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wenders, Wim
  • Felsberg, Ulrich
  • Nayar, Deepak
  • Cooder, Ry
  • Ferrer, Ibrahim
  • González, Rubén
  • Ochoa, Eliades
  • Portuondo, Omara
  • Segundo, Compay
  • López, Orlando
  • Valdés, Amadito
  • Mirabal Vázquez, Manuel
  • Torres, Barbarito
  • Leyva, Pío
  • Licea, Manuel
  • Road Movies Filmproduktion
  • Kintop Pictures (Firm)
  • Association relative à la télévision européenne
  • Instituto Cubano de Arte e Industria Cinematográfica
  • Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular music
  • Latin jazz
  • Dance music
  • Sones
  • Musicians
  • Musicians
  • World music
  • Músicos
Technique
live action
Label
Buena Vista Social Club, a film by Wim Wenders ; a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, Arte, Channel 4, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1999 motion picture
  • Fullscreen version, digitally mastered. Includes audio commentary featuring director Wim Wenders, theatrical trailer, crew information, musician information, production notes, interactive menus, scene access and additional scenes
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm43190876
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780784013311
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236101765
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
10176
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 624636
  • (OCoLC)43190876
System details
DVD (with chapter stops), full screen (16:9) presentation; Dolby 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Buena Vista Social Club, a film by Wim Wenders ; a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, Arte, Channel 4, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1999 motion picture
  • Fullscreen version, digitally mastered. Includes audio commentary featuring director Wim Wenders, theatrical trailer, crew information, musician information, production notes, interactive menus, scene access and additional scenes
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm43190876
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780784013311
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236101765
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
10176
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 624636
  • (OCoLC)43190876
System details
DVD (with chapter stops), full screen (16:9) presentation; Dolby 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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