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Title La chispa de la vida [videorecording] / una produccion de Andres Vicente Gomez ; para Alfresco Enterprises, Trivision, La Ferme Productions ; guion de Randy Feldman ; productores, Andres Vicente Gomez, Ximo Perez ; director, Alex de la Iglesia.

Imprint New York, NY : Sundance Selects ; [United States] : IFC Films, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    Sp CHI    Available
Description 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Special features: Trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Kiko de la Rica ; editor, Pablo Blanco ; music, Joan Valent.
Cast Jose Mota, Salma Hayek, Blanca Portillo, Juan Luis Galiardo, Fernando Tejero.
Summary "Roberto ... once had a promising career in advertising. Now out of work because of the economic downturn, he struggles to keep his family afloat and their dire situation a secret from his adoring wife Luisa... After yet another dead end interview, Roberto's chances for a promising future seem slim--until a freak accident places him at the center of a wild media storm. Realizing his opportunity, Roberto hires a brazen agent to help him leverage his newfound fame into fortune, but Luisa begins to worry about what lengths Roberto will go to for his family's security"--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Spanish dialogue, optional English subtitles; English or Spanish subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject Unemployed -- Drama.
Press -- Drama.
Desempleo -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Dark comedy films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Motion pictures, Spanish.
Added Author Vicente Gómez, Andrés.
Feldman, Randy.
Perez, Ximo.
Iglesia, Álex de la, 1965-
Mota, José.
Hayek, Salma, 1968-
Portillo, Blanca, 1963-
Galiardo, Juan Luis.
Tejero, Fernando, 1967-
Rica, Kiko de la.
Valent, Joan.
Alfresco Enterprises (Firm)
Trivision (Firm)
La Ferme Productions.
Sundance Selects (Firm)
IFC Films.
Note Title on container: As luck would have it
ISBN 0788616722
Standard No. 030306985596
Music No. IFC9855 IFC Films

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