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Title Dólares de arena [videorecording] = Sand dollars / FiGa Films presenta ; una producción de Aurora Dominicana ; escrita y dirigida por Laura Amelia Guzmán, Israel Cárdenas ; producida por Laura Amelia Guzmán, Israel Cárdenas [and four others].

Publication Info. Philadelphia, PA : Breaking Glass Pictures, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    SAN    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch DVD    SAN    In Transit
Description 1 videodisc (approx. 85 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical surround Dolby rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion pictures lcgft
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Spanish dialogue with optional French and English subtitles.
Cast Geraldine Chaplin, Yanet Mojica, Ricardo Ariel Toribio, Bernard Bizel, Ramón Cordero.
Credits Photography, Israel Cárdenas, Jaime Guerra ; editor, Andrea Kleinman ; music, Ramón Cordero, Benjamin De Menil, Edilio Paredes.
Note Based on the novel by Jean-Noël Pancrazi, Les Dollars des Sables.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Wide screen (16:9).
Audience Rating: not rated.
Summary Todas las tardes Noeli, una joven dominicana, se dirige a las playas de Las Terrenas con su novio para buscar la manera de ganarse la vida a costa de uno de los muchos turistas que vagan la playa. Como personas desfilan por su vida, Noeli tiene un cliente constante; una mujer francesa madura que, conforme pasa el tiempo, ha encontrado un refugio ideal en la isla para pasar sus últimos años.
Every afternoon Noeli, a young Dominican girl, goes to the beaches at Las Terrenas with her boyfriend to look for ways to make a living at the expense of one of the many tourists that wander the beach. As people parade through her life, Noeli has a steady client; a mature French woman who, as time goes by, has found an ideal refuge on the island to spend her last years.
Note Special features: Preparation for the shoot; interview with Geraldine Chaplin; behind the scenes; Film Festival footage; music clip; deleted scenes; Making of Sand Dollars : the images.
Subject Dominican Republic -- Drama.
Dominicans (Dominican Republic) -- Drama.
Tourists -- Dominican Republic -- Drama.
Female friendship -- Drama.
Pancrazi, Jean-Noël, 1949- -- Film adaptations.
Genre/Form Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Added Author Guzmán, Laura Amelia, 1980- screenwriter, film director, film producer.
Cárdenas, Israel, 1980- screenwriter, film director, film producer.
Chaplin, Geraldine, 1944- actor.
Mojica, Yanet, actor.
Toribio, Ricardo Ariel, actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Pancrazi, Jean-Noël, 1949- Dollars des Sables.
FiGa Films, presenter.
Aurora Dominicana (Firm), production company.
Breaking Glass Pictures (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Sand dollars
Standard No. 855114005324
Music No. BGP532 Breaking Glass Pictures

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