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Morirse está en Hebreo = My Mexican shiva

Author: Alejandro SpringallIlan StavansJacobo LiebermanMadeleine GavinCeliana CárdenasAll authors
Publisher: Mexico : Sansonic : Prodisc [distributor], ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : SpanishView all editions and formats
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Set in Polanco, a Jewish quarter of Mexico City, Springall's seriocomic drama depicts the religious rituals and dysfunctional dynamics of a Mexican Jewish family coping with the untimely death of their beloved pater familias Moishe. Cultures collide as Moishe's large family and assorted eccentric friends gather to pay their respects to the dead, sitting shivah for a week, as is the Jewish tradition. Watching the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Film adaptations
Motion pictures, Spanish
Drama
Named Person: Ilan Stavans; Ilan Stavans
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alejandro Springall; Ilan Stavans; Jacobo Lieberman; Madeleine Gavin; Celiana Cárdenas; Enrique Cimet; Max Kerlow; Sergio Klainer; Raquel Pankowsky; Martha Roth; David Ostrosky; Guillermo Murray; Martin LaSalle; Klezmatics (Musical group); Springall Pictures.; Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía.; Fondo para la Producción Cinematográfica de Calidad.
OCLC Number: 262624367
Language Note: In Spanish and Yiddish, with Spanish or English subtitles.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in Mexico in 2006.
Credits: Original music, Jacobo Lieberman; performed by The Klezmatics; editing, Madeleine Gavin; cinematography, Celiana Cárdenas.
Cast: Enrique Cimet, Max Kerlow, Sergio Klainer, Raquel Pankowsky, Martha Roth, David Ostrosky, Guillermo Murray, Martin LaSalle.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby digital 2.0.
Other Titles: My Mexican shiva
Responsibility: Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía ; Fondo para la Producción Cinematográfica de Calidad ; Goliat Films, New Art Digital, EFD Equipment & Film Design, Anarchists' Convention, Elevation Filmworks presentan ; una producción de Springall Pictures ; argumento, Alejandro Springall ; basado en un cuento de Ilán Stavans ; dirigida por Alejandro Springall.

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Set in Polanco, a Jewish quarter of Mexico City, Springall's seriocomic drama depicts the religious rituals and dysfunctional dynamics of a Mexican Jewish family coping with the untimely death of their beloved pater familias Moishe. Cultures collide as Moishe's large family and assorted eccentric friends gather to pay their respects to the dead, sitting shivah for a week, as is the Jewish tradition. Watching the loca familia in mourning is a pair of irascible (and invisible) Yiddish-speaking Angels, who take stock of the deceased's decidedly unorthodox life. Leading the family in demonstrating their grief is Moishe's neurotic middle-aged daughter Esther, who threatens to kill her father's long-time mistress, Julia Palafox, if she dares to show her face.

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