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Title Bolivia / [presenta de] Instituto Nacional de Cinematografia y Artes Audiovisuales (INCAA) ; con el apoyo de Hubert Bals Fund, Del Festival Internacional de Rotterdam ; La Expresión del Deseo presenta ; libro, encuadre y dirección, Israel Adrián Caetano.

Imprint [New York] : New Yorker Video : [Distributed by] Cinema Tropical, 2005.

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 Moore Video  PN1997.2 .B64 2005    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Edition Widescreen format (16:9).
Description 1 videodisc (71 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet
optical Dolby
System Details DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital.
Language In Spanish, with optional English subtitles.
Cast Freddy Waldo Flores, Rosa Sánchez, Oscar "Oso" Bertea, Marcelo Videla, Héctor Anglada, Alberto Mercado, Enrique Liporace.
Credits Fotografía y cámara Julián Apezteguía ; edición, Santiago Ricci, Lucas Scavino, Guillermo Grillo ; music, Kjarkas.
Note Based on a story by Romina Lanfranchini.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2001.
Title from film.
"16/9 compatible 4/3 letterboxed"--Container.
Special features: deleted scene (4 min.); theatrical trailer (2 min.).
Summary A man finds work as an illegal alien in Argentina in order to support his family in Bolivia. The film paints a portrait of struggle among the poor in the modern economy of Argentina, with a focus on the mistreatment of dispossessed workers.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Awards Winner: Young Critics Award - Cannes Film Festival; Dutch Critics Award - Rotterdam Film Festival; Made in Spanish Award - San Sebastian Film Festival; Fipresci Award - London Film Festival; Special Jury Award - Huelva Film Festival; Luis Bunuel Award - Best Latin American Film F.I.P.C.A.
Provenance Gift of Paul and Mary Haas.
Subject Illegal immigration -- Argentina -- Buenos Aires -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Bolivians -- Argentina -- Buenos Aires -- Drama.
Poor -- Argentina -- Buenos Aires -- Drama.
Restaurants -- Employees -- Drama.
Illegal immigration -- Social conditions.
Restaurants -- Employees.
Argentina -- Buenos Aires.
Undocumented immigrants -- Argentina -- Buenos Aires -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
DVD-Video discs
Added Author Caetano, Israel Adrián, film director.
Flores, Freddy.
Sánchez, Rosa.
Bertea, Oscar.
Videla, Marcelo.
Anglada, Héctor.
Mercado, Alberto.
Liporace, Enrique.
Lanfranchini, Romina.
Instituto Nacional de Cine y Artes Audiovisuales (Argentina)
Expresión del Deseo (Firm)
New Yorker Video (Firm)
Cinema Tropical.
Kjarkas (Musical group)
ISBN 1567303919
Standard No. 717119987541
Music No. NYD 98705 New Yorker Video