Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Book Cover

Uniform Title Camila (Motion picture)
Title Camila [videorecording] / GEA Cinematografica S.R.L. presenta una cooproducción Argentino-Española, GEA Cinematografica S.R.L. (Buenos Aires), Impala S.A. (Madrid) ; un film de María Luisa Bemberg ; libro cinematográfico, María Luisa Bemberg, Beda Docampo Feijoo, Juan Bautista Stagnaro ; producción ejecutiva, Lita Stantic ; dirección, Maria Luisa Bemberg.

Publication Info. Chicago : Cinemateca - Condor Media, 2002.
Chicago, Illinois : Facets Video, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    CAM    Available
Description 1 videodisc (105 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium DVD video 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen format (1.85:1 aspect ratio).
Language Spanish dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Cast Susú Pecoraro, Imanol Arias, Hector Alterio, Elena Tasisto, Carlos Muñoz, Hector Pellegrini, Juan Leyrado, Cecilio Madanes, Claudio Gallardou, Boris Rubaja, Alberto Busaid, Lidia Catalano, Zelmar Gueñol, Jorge Hacker, Carlos Marchi, Roxana Berco, Alejandra Colunga, Alejandro Marcial, Oscar Nuñez, Jorge Ochoa, Fernando Iglesias (Tacholas), Mona Maris.
Credits Production designer, Esmeralda Almonacid ; costume designer, Graciela Galan ; music, Luis María Serra ; editor, Luis César D'Angiolillo ; art director, Miguel Rodriguez ; director of photography, Fernando Arribas.
Note Originally released as an Argentine/Spanish motion picture in 1984.
Summary Recounts the true story of a young Catholic socialite from Buenos Aires, Camila O'Gorman, who falls in love and runs away with a young Jesuit priest, Ladislao Gutierrez, in 1847. Eventually they are found and executed by the repressive government. The film also makes a statement about the affect of dictatorship on personal and political freedom.
Contents Do you like love stories? -- Happy birthday, Camila -- Family dinner -- Clarita is getting married -- What am I going to do with you? -- Signed... -- Do you know what? -- You are under arrest -- There's hope -- By your side, Camila.
Note Special features: synopsis; production notes; cast & crew (filmographies); what they said (reviews); original poster.
Awards Academy Award nominee for Best Foreign Language Film (1984).
Subject Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Drama.
O'Gorman, Camila, 1828-1848 -- Drama.
Gutiérrez, Uladislao -- Drama.
Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Sexual behavior -- Drama.
Priests -- Argentina -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Argentina -- Drama.
Love -- Drama.
Women -- Argentina -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Fiction films.
Historical films.
Romance films.
Biographical films.
Added Author Bemberg, Maria Luisa, film director, screenwriter.
Docampo Feijóo, Beda, 1948- screenwriter.
Stagnaro, Juan Bautista, screenwriter.
Stantic, Lita, film producer.
Pecoraro, Susú, 1953- actor.
Arias, Imanol, 1956- actor.
Alterio, Héctor, 1929- actor.
Tasisto, Elena, 1948-2013, actor.
Muñoz, Carlos, 1925-1992, actor.
Pellegrini, Héctor, actor.
Leyrado, Juan, actor.
Madanes, Cecilio, 1921-2000, actor.
Gallardou, Claudio, 1959- actor.
Rubaja, Boris, 1956- actor.
Busaid, Alberto. actor.
Catalano, Lidia, actor.
Gueñol, Zelmar, actor.
Hacker, Jorge. actor.
Marchi, Carlos. actor.
Berco, Roxana, actor.
Colunga, Alejandra. actor.
Marcial, Alejandro. actor.
Nuñez, Oscar, actor.
Ochoa, Jorge. actor.
Tacholas, 1909-1991, actor.
Maris, Mona, 1903-1991, actor.
Almonacid, Esmeralda, production designer.
Galan, Graciela, costume designer.
Serra, Luis María, composer (expression)
D'Angiolillo, Luis César, editor of moving image work.
Rodríguez, Miguel, 1932-1991, art director.
Arribas, Fernando, director of photography.
GEA Cinematografica S.A., production company.
Impala (Firm), production company.
Cinemateca (Firm), production company.
Condor Media (Firm), production company.
Facets Video (Firm), film distributor.
Note English subtitle on container: Love against all odds
ISBN 1565803418
Standard No. 736899041823
Music No. DV67874 Cinemateca

Available items only