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Buena Vista Social Club [DVD]

In 1996, Ry Cooder went to Cuba to search for buried treasure. His recording featuring the re-discovered talents of Cuba's foremost folk musicians sold millions and earned a Grammy Award. Cooder now returns to Cuba with film maker 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.

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Format: DVD
Summary: In 1996, Ry Cooder went to Cuba to search for buried treasure. His recording featuring the re-discovered talents of Cuba's foremost folk musicians sold millions and earned a Grammy Award. Cooder now returns to Cuba with film maker 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.
Title: Buena Vista Social Club [DVD] / a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, ARTE, and ICAIC ; a film by Wim Wenders ; produced by Ulrich Felsberg and Deepak Nayar.
Publisher Date: Santa Monica, Calif. : Artisan Home Entertainment, c1999.
Subject: Popular music -- Cuba -- 1991-2000 Latin jazz -- Cuba. Dance music -- Cuba Sones -- Cuba Musicians -- Cuba -- Havana -- Biography. Musicians -- Cuba -- Havana -- Interviews.
Isbn: 0784013314 9780784013311
Current Holds: 0
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System Items Total: 1
Call Number: 781.64097291 Bue
Oclc: 43190876
Upc: 012236101765
Bib Id: 271610

Format: DVD
Summary: In 1996, Ry Cooder went to Cuba to search for buried treasure. His recording featuring the re-discovered talents of Cuba's foremost folk musicians sold millions and earned a Grammy Award. Cooder now returns to Cuba with film maker 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.
Title: Buena Vista Social Club [DVD] / a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, ARTE, and ICAIC ; a film by Wim Wenders ; produced by Ulrich Felsberg and Deepak Nayar.
Publisher, Date: Santa Monica, Calif. : Artisan Home Entertainment, c1999.
Description: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: G.
Subjects: Popular music -- Cuba -- 1991-2000
Subjects: Latin jazz -- Cuba.
Subjects: Dance music -- Cuba
Subjects: Sones -- Cuba
Subjects: Musicians -- Cuba -- Havana -- Biography.
Subjects: Musicians -- Cuba -- Havana -- Interviews.
Genre: Documentary films
Genre: Spanish language films.
Genre: Music videos
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Other Author: Wenders, Wim
Other Author: Cooder, Ry
Other Author: Ferrer, Ibrahim, 1927-2005
Other Author: González, Rubén, 1919-
Other Author: Ochoa, Eliades
Other Author: Portuondo, Omara
Other Author: Segundo, Compay
Other Author: López, Orlando, 1933-2009
Other Author: Valdés, Amadito
Other Author: Mirabal Vázquez, Manuel, 1933-
Other Author: Torres, Barbarito
Other Author: Leyva, Pío
Other Author: Licea, Manuel, 1927-2000
Other Author: Road Movies Filmproduktion
Other Author: Kintop Pictures (Firm)
Other Author: Arte (Firm)
Other Author: Instituto Cubano de Arte e Industria Cinematográfica
Other Author: Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
Notes: DVD release of the 1999 motion picture.
Notes: DVD bonus features includes: 4 additional scenes (performances of Candela and Cien fuegos tiene su guaguanco, an interview with Juan de Marcos, and Alberto Korda discussing his photographs), audio commentary by the director, theatrical trailer, and biographical notes on the musicians and crew, and production notes.
Notes: Director of photography, Jörg Widmer ; editor, Brian Johnson.
Notes: Ry Cooder, Ibrahim Ferrer, Rubén González, Eliades Ochoa, Omara Portuondo, Compay Segundo, Orlando "Cachaíto" López, Amadito Valdés, Manuel Mirabal Vazquez, Barbaro Alberto Torres Delgado, Pío Leyva, Manuel Licea.
Notes: DVD, full screen (16:9) presentation; Dolby 5.1 surround.
Notes: In Spanish and English with English subtitles.
Notes: Closed-captioned.
ISBN: 0784013314
ISBN: 9780784013311
Publisher Number: 10176
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 0
Total Copies: 1
Medium: [DVD]
Call Number: 781.64097291 Bue