Spanish language films
|提及的人：||Plutarco Elías Calles; Plutarco Elías Calles; Plutarco Elías Calles|
Natalia Almada; Daniela Alatorre; Alicia Calles; Altamura Films.; Independent Television Service.; Latino Public Broadcasting (Firm); Women Make Movies (Firm); et al
|語言註釋：||In English and Spanish with Spanish and English subtitles.|
|注意：||Title from feature.
Videodisc release of the 2009 documentary.
|餘額：||Director of photography, Chuy Chavez ; edited by Natalia Almada ; original music, John Zorn, Marc Ribot, and Shazahd Ismaili.|
|表演者：||With Natalia Almada and Alicia Calles.|
|描述：||1 videodisc (83 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.|
|責任：||directed and written by Natalia Almada ; produced by Daniela Alatorre and Natalia Almada ; a co-production of Altamura Films and the Independent Television Service (ITVS) in association with Latino Public Broadcasting (LPB) ... [et al.].|
Filmmaker Natalia Almada's great-grandfather Plutarco Elias Calles served as a general in the Mexican Revolution and became the president of Mexico in 1924. Today, he is remembered as a dictator who ruled through puppet presidents until his exile in 1936. Inspired by audio recordings Almada inherited from her grandmother about her great-grandfather, the film presents a complex and visually arresting portrait of a family and country living under the shadows of the past.
Educational Media Reviews Online (1)
(發佈的EMRO讀者 2010-07-08 )
El General refers to General Plutarco ElÃas Calles, one of the âstrong menâ (caudillos) of the Mexican Revolution who served as the President of Mexico during the years 1924â1928. The filmâs director, Natalia Almada, is the great granddaughter of General Calles. Almada inherited...