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The Resource When the mountains tremble, a Skylight Pictures production ; produced by Peter Kinoy ; directed by Pamela Yates, Thomas Sigel, (videorecording)

When the mountains tremble, a Skylight Pictures production ; produced by Peter Kinoy ; directed by Pamela Yates, Thomas Sigel, (videorecording)

Label
When the mountains tremble
Title
When the mountains tremble
Statement of responsibility
a Skylight Pictures production ; produced by Peter Kinoy ; directed by Pamela Yates, Thomas Sigel
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
Summary
Chronicles the astonishing, true story of Nobel Prize winner Rigoberta Menchú, who is a Quinché Indian woman, as she stood up for her people and helped wage a rebellion in the wake of seemingly unconquerable oppression. Shot at the height of the heated battle between the heavily-armed Guatemalan Military and the nearly defenseless Mayan population
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Thomas Sigel ; art director, Randy Barcelo ; editor, Peter Kinoy ; original music, Rubén Blades
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Spanish and English dialogue, English subtitles
LC call number
F1465.2.Q5
LC item number
W44 2004
PerformerNote
Rigoberta Menchú, Shawn Elliot, Eddie Jones, Linda Segura, Shelly Desai, Ron Ryan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yates, Pamela
  • Sigel, Newton Thomas
  • Kinoy, Peter
  • Menchú, Rigoberta
  • Elliot, Shawn
  • Jones, Eddie
  • Segura, Linda
  • Desai, Shelly
  • Blades, Rubén
  • Sarandon, Susan
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
83
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Menchú, Rigoberta
  • Quiché Indians
  • Oppression (Psychology)
  • Insurgency
  • Guatemala
  • Insurrección
  • Guatemala
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
When the mountains tremble, a Skylight Pictures production ; produced by Peter Kinoy ; directed by Pamela Yates, Thomas Sigel, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a documentary in 1983
  • Special features include filmmaker commentary from Pamela Yates, Newton Thomas Sigel, and Peter Kinoy; never-before-seen introduction by Susan Sarandon; epilogue featuring Rigoberta Menchú; filmmaker biographies
  • Publisher's no.: Docurama, NVG-9618
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
55859337
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
20th anniversary special ed
Extent
1 videodisc (83 min.)
Isbn
9780767065009
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685961834
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
NVG-9618
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
When the mountains tremble, a Skylight Pictures production ; produced by Peter Kinoy ; directed by Pamela Yates, Thomas Sigel, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a documentary in 1983
  • Special features include filmmaker commentary from Pamela Yates, Newton Thomas Sigel, and Peter Kinoy; never-before-seen introduction by Susan Sarandon; epilogue featuring Rigoberta Menchú; filmmaker biographies
  • Publisher's no.: Docurama, NVG-9618
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
55859337
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
20th anniversary special ed
Extent
1 videodisc (83 min.)
Isbn
9780767065009
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685961834
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
NVG-9618
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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