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Title Santitos [videorecording] / Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía, Fondo para la Produccíon Cinematográfica de Calidad, Co. Tabasco Films, Fondo de Fomento a la Calidad Cinematográfia, John Sayles, Guillermo Springall, Ma. De Lourdes Del Villar, José Pinto Mazal, Maite Argüelles Sanmillán, Tenoch Ochoa Fernández, Daniel Andreu-Von Euw, Mact Productions, Fonds Sud Cinema, C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures, Goldheart Pictures presentan ; una pelicula de Alejandro Springall ; producida por Alejandro Springall y Claudia Florescano ; escrita por Maria Amparo Escandon ; dirigida por Alejandro Springall.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2003].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    Sp SAN    Available
Edition Widescreen ed.
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Cinema latino
Cinema latino.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1999.
Based on the novel by María Amparo Escandón.
Credits Director of photography, Xavier Perez Grobet ; editor, Carol Dysinger ; original music, Carlo Nicolau, Rosino Serrano.
Cast Dolores Heredia, Demián Bichir, Alberto Estrella, Fernando Torre Lapham, Ana Bertha Espín, Regina Orozco, Luis Felipe Tovar, Dario T. Pié.
Summary After the widowed Esperanza loses her daughter to a rare virus, she searches her faith for an explanation. When St. Jude appears to her and tells her that her daughter is still alive, Esperanza becomes convinced her daughter was kidnapped and sold as a sex slave. Becoming a prostitute, she sets out to find her daughter in Tijuana. She eventually finds her way to Los Angeles where she unexpectedly finds true love.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85.1) presentation ; Dolby Digital surround.
Language Spanish dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned in English.
Subject St. Jude -- Drama.
Children -- Death -- Drama.
Prostitution -- Mexico -- Tijuana (Baja California) -- Drama.
Niños -- Muerte -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Motion pictures, Mexican.
Added Author Springall, Alejandro.
Florescano, Claudia.
Heredia, Dolores.
Bichir, Demián, 1963-
Estrella, Alberto.
Torre Lapham, Fernando.
Espín, Ana Bertha.
Orozco, Regina.
Tovar, Luis Felipe.
Pié, Dario T.
Pérez Grobet, Xavier, 1964-
Dysinger, Carol.
Nicolau, Carlo.
Serrano, Rosino.
Escandón, María Amparo. Esperanza's box of saints. Spanish.
Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía.
Fondo para la Producción Cinematográfica de Calidad.
Tabasco Films (Firm)
Fondo de Fomento a la Calidad Cinematográfica.
Mact Productions.
Fonds Sud cinéma.
C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures (Firm)
Goldheart Pictures (Firm)
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 024543090823
Music No. 2009082 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
2009085 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

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