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The Resource Food for the ancestors : the mexican celebration of the days of the dead, produced, directed, edited by Jan Thompson ; written by Bruce Kraig ; executive producers, Elizabeth Richter, Jan Thompson ; Food for Thought Productions (Chicago), Inc

Food for the ancestors : the mexican celebration of the days of the dead, produced, directed, edited by Jan Thompson ; written by Bruce Kraig ; executive producers, Elizabeth Richter, Jan Thompson ; Food for Thought Productions (Chicago), Inc

Label
Food for the ancestors : the mexican celebration of the days of the dead
Title
Food for the ancestors
Title remainder
the mexican celebration of the days of the dead
Statement of responsibility
produced, directed, edited by Jan Thompson ; written by Bruce Kraig ; executive producers, Elizabeth Richter, Jan Thompson ; Food for Thought Productions (Chicago), Inc
Title variation
  • Food for the ancestors
  • Mexican celebration of the days of the dead
  • Day of the dead = Día de los Muertos
  • Día de los Muertos
Contributor
Cinematographer
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Host
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Presents Mexican customs relating to the care and remembrance of the dead as celebrated in the culturally rich state of Puebla. Focuses on folk arts related to the celebration, such as weaving, pottery, dance, and preparation of special foods. Also known as Day of the Dead or Día de los Muertos
Cataloging source
OCP
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Cameramen, John Avey, David Cella, Erasmo Rivera ; original music, Jan Thompson
Dewey number
394.266
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
GT4995.A4
LC item number
F66 2006
PerformerNote
Host, Bruce Kraig
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1944-
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  • Thompson, Jan
  • Kraig, Bruce
  • Richter, Elizabeth
  • Avey, John
  • Cella, David
  • Rivera, Erasmo
  • Food for Thought Productions, Inc
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
60
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  • All Souls' Day
  • All Souls' Day
  • Holidays
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Cooking, Mexican
  • Mexico
  • Mexico
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Food for the ancestors : the mexican celebration of the days of the dead, produced, directed, edited by Jan Thompson ; written by Bruce Kraig ; executive producers, Elizabeth Richter, Jan Thompson ; Food for Thought Productions (Chicago), Inc
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally produced as a documentary television program in 1999
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm70105017
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9780793691333
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 841887006347
  • 0-7936-9133-8
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
FOFA601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70105017
System details
DVD, NTSC; full screen presentation; stereo; region 1
Terms governing use
This title was purchased with educational public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Food for the ancestors : the mexican celebration of the days of the dead, produced, directed, edited by Jan Thompson ; written by Bruce Kraig ; executive producers, Elizabeth Richter, Jan Thompson ; Food for Thought Productions (Chicago), Inc
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally produced as a documentary television program in 1999
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm70105017
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9780793691333
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 841887006347
  • 0-7936-9133-8
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
FOFA601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70105017
System details
DVD, NTSC; full screen presentation; stereo; region 1
Terms governing use
This title was purchased with educational public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD

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