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The Resource The devil's miner, [presented by] Urban Landscape Productions ; a film by Kief Davidson and Richard Ladkani ; La Mita Loca Film production

The devil's miner, [presented by] Urban Landscape Productions ; a film by Kief Davidson and Richard Ladkani ; La Mita Loca Film production

Label
The devil's miner
Title
The devil's miner
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Urban Landscape Productions ; a film by Kief Davidson and Richard Ladkani ; La Mita Loca Film production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
Summary
The story of 14 year-old Basilio Vargas and his 12 year-old brother Bernardino as they work in the sixteenth century Bolivian silver mines of Cerro Rico (Potosí). Cerro Rico miners believe that Satan, as represented by hundreds of statues constructed in the mines, determines whether they live or die there
Awards note
Winner, Best Documentary, Silver Hugo Award, Chicago International Film Festival ; Winner, Fipresci Prize, Film Critics Award, Hot Docs Film Festival ; Winnner, Best Documentary, Woodstock Festival ; Nominated, Outstanding Directorial Achievement, Director's Guild of America.
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Kief Davidson, film editor; Richard Ladkani, cinematographer
Dewey number
331.31
Language note
In Spanish with English subtitles
LC call number
HD6250.B53
LC item number
P686 2005
PerformerNote
Basilio Vargas, Bernardino Vargas
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Vargas, Basilio
  • Vargas, Bernardino
  • Davidson, Kief
  • Ladkani, Richard
  • Urban Landscapes Productions
  • La Mita Loca Film Productions
  • First Run/Icarus Films
Runtime
82
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vargas, Basilio
  • Vargas, Bernardino
  • Child labor
  • Silver miners
  • Silver mines and mining
  • Indians of South America
  • Indians of South America
  • Potosí (Bolivia)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The devil's miner, [presented by] Urban Landscape Productions ; a film by Kief Davidson and Richard Ladkani ; La Mita Loca Film production
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may fail to play on some DVD equipment
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 2005
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm67837189
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (82 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720229912136
Other physical details
color, sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67837189
  • (OCoLC)67837189
System details
Recorded DVD (DVD-R)
Terms governing use
Includes public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The devil's miner, [presented by] Urban Landscape Productions ; a film by Kief Davidson and Richard Ladkani ; La Mita Loca Film production
Publication
Note
  • This disc is a recorded DVD and may fail to play on some DVD equipment
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 2005
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm67837189
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (82 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
720229912136
Other physical details
color, sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67837189
  • (OCoLC)67837189
System details
Recorded DVD (DVD-R)
Terms governing use
Includes public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD

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