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Title Cuentos de hadas para dormir cocodrilos [videorecording] = Bedtime fairy tale for crocodiles / Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes fondo para la Producción de Cine de Calidad, Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía, Gobeirno del Estado de Oaxaca ; escrita y dirigiola por Ignacio Ortiz Cruz ; productores Carlos Carrera, Javier Patrón.

Imprint Coral Gables, FL : Venevision International, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library DVD    Sp CUE    Available
Description 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note DVD release of the 2002 motion picture.
Credits Director of photography, Patrick Murguia ; editors, Sigfrido Barjau, Ignacio Ortiz, Menahem Peña ; music, Lucía Álvarez.
Cast Arturo Ríos, Luisa Huertas, Ana Graham, Mayra Sérbulo, Dagoberto Gama.
Summary Consists of a story of magical realism featuring superstition, ambition, and treason. A man who suffers from insomnia is forced to confront a dark and mysterious past when he heeds a call from his brother. Upon traveling to his hometown, he finds out that both his brother and his father died years ago and that his family is under a menacing curse.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, Region 1 ; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language In Spanish dialogue with English subtitles.
Awards Winner of 7 Mexican Ariel Awards.
Subject Superstition -- Drama.
Blessing and cursing -- Drama.
Genre/Form Motion pictures, Mexican.
Added Author Ortiz Cruz, Ignacio, 1957-
Carrera, Carlos, 1962-
Patrón, Javier
Ríos, Arturo, 1952-
Huertas, Luisa.
Graham, Ana.
Sérbulo, Mayra.
Gaʻma, Dagoberto
Murguía, Patrick.
Alvarez, Lucía, 1948-
Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (Mexico)
Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía
Oaxaca (Mexico : State)
Venevision International.
Note Parallel title on container and disc label: Fairy tales to put crocodiles to sleep
Added Title Bedtime fairy tale for crocodiles
Standard No. 822847011342
Music No. 0270-7 Venevision International

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