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The Resource Buena Vista Social Club, Road Movies Filmproduktion presents a film by Wim Wenders ; a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, Arte, and ICAIC ; produced by Ry Cooder ; produced by Ulrich Felsberg and Deepak Nayar ; directed by Wim Wenders

Buena Vista Social Club, Road Movies Filmproduktion presents a film by Wim Wenders ; a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, Arte, and ICAIC ; produced by Ry Cooder ; produced by Ulrich Felsberg and Deepak Nayar ; directed by Wim Wenders

Label
Buena Vista Social Club
Title
Buena Vista Social Club
Statement of responsibility
Road Movies Filmproduktion presents a film by Wim Wenders ; a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, Arte, and ICAIC ; produced by Ry Cooder ; produced by Ulrich Felsberg and Deepak Nayar ; directed by Wim Wenders
Contributor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Performer
Production company
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
Summary
In 1996, Ry Cooder went to Cuba, rediscovering talents of Cuba's foremost musicians and making a recording with them that sold millions and earned a Grammy Award. Cooder now returns to Cuba with filmmaker Wim Wenders to reveal the stories, personalities, and music of the performers who collaborated on that recording. Includes live performances in Amsterdam and at Carnegie Hall
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Jörg Widmer ; editor, Brian Johnson
Dewey number
781.650922
Intended audience
Rating: G
Language note
Spanish and English dialogue; sung in Spanish; with optional English SDH subtitles
LC call number
ML421.B837
LC item number
B84 2017
PerformerNote
Featuring Buena Vista Social Club, Compay Segundo, Eliades Ochoa, Ry Cooder, Joachim Cooder, Ibrahim Ferrer, Omara Portuondo, Rubén González, Orlando "Cachaíto" López, Amadito Valdés, Manuuel "Guajiro" Mirabal, Barbarito Torres, Pío Leyva, Manuel "Puntillita" Licea, Juan de Marcos González
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wenders, Wim
  • Cooder, Ry
  • Felsberg, Ulrich
  • Nayar, Deepak
  • Johnson, Brian
  • Widmer, Jörg
  • Buena Vista Social Club (Musical group)
  • Road Movies Filmproduktion
  • Kintop Pictures (Firm)
  • Instituto Cubano de Arte e Industria Cinematográfica
  • Association relative à la télévision européenne
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
105
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
866
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buena Vista Social Club (Musical group)
  • Popular music
  • Dance music
  • Jazz
  • Musicians
  • Musicians
  • Música popular
  • Música bailable
  • Música de jazz
  • Buena Vista Social Club (Musical group)
  • Dance music
  • Jazz
  • Musicians
  • Popular music
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Buena Vista Social Club, Road Movies Filmproduktion presents a film by Wim Wenders ; a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, Arte, and ICAIC ; produced by Ry Cooder ; produced by Ulrich Felsberg and Deepak Nayar ; directed by Wim Wenders
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a documentary in 1999
  • Wide screen (1.77:1)
  • Special features: audio commentary from 1999 featuring director Wim Wenders; December 2016 interview with Wenders; interview from 1998 interview for the television program Las claves with musician Compay Segundo on his career and the Cuban music scene; radio interviews from 2000 with Eliades Ochoa, Manuel "Puntillita" Licea, Orlando "Cachaíto" López, Manuel "Guajiro" Mirabal, Juan de Marcos González, Omara Portuondo, Ibrahim Ferrer, Barbarito Torres, Pío Leyva, Rubén González, Manuel Galbán, and Alberto "Virgilio" Valdés; additional scenes ("Candela," Amsterdam; Alberto Korda's photographs; interview with Juan de Marcos González; "Cienfuegos tiene su guaguancó," EGREM Studios); trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn974652670
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781681432830
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515195713
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2746BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)974652670
System details
Blu-ray, region A; widescreen (1.78:1 aspect ratio); DTS-HD 5.1 surround
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Buena Vista Social Club, Road Movies Filmproduktion presents a film by Wim Wenders ; a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, Arte, and ICAIC ; produced by Ry Cooder ; produced by Ulrich Felsberg and Deepak Nayar ; directed by Wim Wenders
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a documentary in 1999
  • Wide screen (1.77:1)
  • Special features: audio commentary from 1999 featuring director Wim Wenders; December 2016 interview with Wenders; interview from 1998 interview for the television program Las claves with musician Compay Segundo on his career and the Cuban music scene; radio interviews from 2000 with Eliades Ochoa, Manuel "Puntillita" Licea, Orlando "Cachaíto" López, Manuel "Guajiro" Mirabal, Juan de Marcos González, Omara Portuondo, Ibrahim Ferrer, Barbarito Torres, Pío Leyva, Rubén González, Manuel Galbán, and Alberto "Virgilio" Valdés; additional scenes ("Candela," Amsterdam; Alberto Korda's photographs; interview with Juan de Marcos González; "Cienfuegos tiene su guaguancó," EGREM Studios); trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn974652670
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781681432830
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515195713
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2746BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)974652670
System details
Blu-ray, region A; widescreen (1.78:1 aspect ratio); DTS-HD 5.1 surround
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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