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El velador = the night watchman

Author: Natalia Almada; Icarus Films.; Altamura Films.
Publisher: [Brooklyn, NY] : Icarus Films, [2012], ©2011.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : SpanishView all editions and formats
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Award-winning filmmaker Natalia Almada depicts the brutality of Mexico's drug war through the quiet that falls between the moments of violence. The film follows a night watchman in a Culiacan cemetery, a place populated with large mausoleums of Mexico's most notorious drug lords. Almada's beautiful portrait of daily life in the cemetery sits at the intersection between those who live there and those who rest there.
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Genre/Form: Spanish language materials
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Foreign language films
Documentary films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Natalia Almada; Icarus Films.; Altamura Films.
OCLC Number: 808745704
Language Note: Spanish dialogue; Spanish, English or French subtitles.
Notes: Release date: Sep. 18, 2012.
Videodisc release of the 2011 documentary.
Title from web page.
Credits: Cinematography, editor, Natalia Almada.
Performer(s): No credits provided.
Description: 1 videodisc (72 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen (16:9).
Other Titles: Night watchman
Responsibility: Altamura Films ; a film by Natalia Almada ; director/producer, Natalia Almada.
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Award-winning filmmaker Natalia Almada depicts the brutality of Mexico's drug war through the quiet that falls between the moments of violence. The film follows a night watchman in a Culiacan cemetery, a place populated with large mausoleums of Mexico's most notorious drug lords. Almada's beautiful portrait of daily life in the cemetery sits at the intersection between those who live there and those who rest there.

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