The Resource Midaq Alley, a film by Jorge Fons ; screenplay, Vicente Leñero

Midaq Alley, a film by Jorge Fons ; screenplay, Vicente Leñero

Label
Midaq Alley
Title
Midaq Alley
Statement of responsibility
a film by Jorge Fons ; screenplay, Vicente Leñero
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
Summary
Heated tempers, frustrated desires and dashed hopes plague a diverse group of individuals whose lives cross paths in Mexico City. There is the bar-owner's son, Chava, who yearns to immigrate to America. A poor barber, Abel, is madly in love with the gorgeous Alma, who eventually becomes a high-class prostitute. Finally, there is Susanita, the desperate spinster who pursues many love affairs in hopes of finding a husband
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Callejón de los milagros (Motion picture)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
In Spanish with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M53 2018
PerformerNote
Salma Hayek, Ernesto Gomez Cruz, Maria Rojo, Bruno Bichir, Delia Casanova, Margarita Sanz
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1911-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fons, Jorge
  • Leñero, Vicente
  • Hayek, Salma
  • Gómez Cruz, Ernesto
  • Rojo, Maria
  • Bichir, Bruno
  • Casanova, Delia
  • Sanz, Margarita
  • Maḥfūẓ, Najīb
Runtime
140
Series statement
Film Movement classics
Technique
live action
Label
Midaq Alley, a film by Jorge Fons ; screenplay, Vicente Leñero
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on a novel by Naguib Mahfuz
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Special features: Behind the scenes footage; original Mexican trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (140 min.)
Isbn
9786317526884
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
859686006772
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • on1061561294
  • (OCoLC)1061561294
System details
DVD; all regions, NTSC; 16:9 widescreen (1.85:1 aspect); Dolby digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Midaq Alley, a film by Jorge Fons ; screenplay, Vicente Leñero
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on a novel by Naguib Mahfuz
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Special features: Behind the scenes footage; original Mexican trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (140 min.)
Isbn
9786317526884
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
859686006772
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • on1061561294
  • (OCoLC)1061561294
System details
DVD; all regions, NTSC; 16:9 widescreen (1.85:1 aspect); Dolby digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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