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When the mountains tremble

Author: Peter KinoyPamela YatesNewton Thomas SigelRigoberta MenchúRubén BladesAll authors
Publisher: [Burlington, Vt.] : Docurama ; New York, NY : Distributed in the U.S. by New Video, [2004]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : Spanish : 20th anniversary special edView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the astonishing, true story of Nobel Prize winner Rigoberta Menchú, who is a Quiché Indian woman, as she stood up for her people and helped wage a rebellion in the wake of seemingly unconquerable oppression. Shot at the height of the heated battle between the heavily-armed Guatemalan Military and the nearly defenseless Mayan population.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Biographical films
Nonfiction films
Spanish films
Feature films
History
Historical films
Documentary
Named Person: Rigoberta Menchú; Rigoberta Menchú
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Kinoy; Pamela Yates; Newton Thomas Sigel; Rigoberta Menchú; Rubén Blades; Susan Sarandon; Skylight Pictures (Firm),; Docurama (Firm); New Video Group.
ISBN: 076706500X 9780767065009
OCLC Number: 55859337
Language Note: Spanish and English dialogue, English subtitles.
Notes: Edition from container.
Originally released as a documentary in 1983.
Special features: filmmaker commentary from Pamela Yates, Newton Thomas Sigel, and Peter Kinoy; never-before-seen introduction by Susan Sarandon; epilogue featuring Rigoberta Menchú; filmmaker biographies.
Credits: Cinematographer, Thomas Sigel ; art director, Randy Barcelo ; editor, Peter Kinoy ; original music, Rubén Blades.
Performer(s): Storyteller, Rigoberta Menchú.
Awards: Blue Ribbon Award, American Film Festival; Special Jury Award, Sundance Film Festival; Grand Coral Award, Havana Film Festival.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 83 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Region 1; NTSC; Full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Contents: A hope for democracy --
Dynamics of a movement --
Strong-arm tactics --
Liberating gospel --
Imported way of life --
Defenders of the community --
The will of another --
Peasants and workers --
Movement of the people --
International affairs --
Finding strength --
Credits.
Other Titles: Astonishing story of Rigoberta Menchú, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize
Responsibility: a Skylight Pictures production ; produced by Peter Kinoy ; directed by Pamela Yates, Thomas Sigel.
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Chronicles the astonishing, true story of Nobel Prize winner Rigoberta Menchú, who is a Quiché Indian woman, as she stood up for her people and helped wage a rebellion in the wake of seemingly unconquerable oppression. Shot at the height of the heated battle between the heavily-armed Guatemalan Military and the nearly defenseless Mayan population.

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