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Mexico Dirección General de Radio, Televisión y Cinematografía

Overview
Works: 503 works in 584 publications in 3 languages and 2,760 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Comedy films  Juvenile works  History 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Mexico
Publications by Mexico
Most widely held works by Mexico
El bulto by Gabriel Retes( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 55 libraries worldwide
After being in a coma for 20 years, Lauro, a student protester from 1971, wakes up in a very different Mexico than the one he lived in. Ideas, hopes, ways-of-life and customs have changed, and the Mexicans of the nineties are strangers for a man sleeping since 1971. Lauro will have to deal with the changes brought by history and will have to accept that the future is never as we imagined it when we were young
Un mundo maravilloso ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 54 libraries worldwide
A political satire about a homeless bum on a roller coaster ride of rags to riches to rags when he is caught between a young reporter wanting to advance his own career and the political position of the finance minister who has delcared there are no more poor people in Mexico
Cabeza de Vaca by Nicolás Echevarria( visu )
2 editions published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Feature film from Mexico. Chronicles the adventures of a Spanish conquistador shipwrecked in 16th Century Mexico
No desearás la mujer de tu hijo ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 52 libraries worldwide
An excessively strict and authoritarian father humiliates and belittles his son. In a conversation full of mistakes, the father directs his son to marry Josefa, a young woman he is profoundly in love with
El patrullero 777 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Cantinflas is a cop, a very "special" cop. He tries to change a youth's wicked ways, tries to make a bad grandson help an old man, and tries to change the bad attitude of his boss. He's just trying to help everybody else do better
Bajo California el límite del tiempo ( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 38 libraries worldwide
"Damián Ojeda, artista plástico méxico-americano, viaja por las costas de Baja California en busca de sus antepasados y de las famosas pinturas rupestres ubicadas en las montañas de San Francisco de la Sierra. Al mismo tiempo, este viaje es un pretexto para encontrar la expiación de una culpa"--Container
Tradiciones navidenas ( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Presents the traditional posada including songs, the pinata, the litany, the lights, and candlelit walks through historic buildings and grounds to bring this special Christmas fiesta to life
Inmortalidad en hielo Immortality on ice ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 36 libraries worldwide
A Discovery Channel special which examines the concept of cryonics--the practice of preserving the human body in a state of frozen suspended animation
Satanás ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 34 libraries worldwide
A young woman, a priest and a professor's lives become entwined as each is tempted with their deepest desires
Los tres García ( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Tres hermanos alocados se enamoran de la misma muchacha con resultados desastrosos
Nosotros los pobres by Ismael Rodríguez Ruelas( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Life of the Mexican lower class who sing their problems and suffering in beautiful songs
La cuerda floja ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Made up of just one family are the unique members of the Circo Aztlan. This family persists in not taking forward its old and outdated ways. Although their life is doubly peripheral (they live in the margin of society and in the limited geography in Mexico City). The daughter is thinking about leaving the business, but she doesn't want to leave because here she feels special and distinct from ordinary people
Sexo, pudor y lágrimas = Sex, shame and tears by Antonio Serrano( visu )
2 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 28 libraries worldwide
The film is the story of Ana and Carlos, a young couple who share an apartment in Mexico City. He is a writer who is financially supported by his mother. One day Tomás, an old friend of the couple, who was traveling around Europe returns and stays in their apartment. In the apartment building across the street live Andrea and Miguel. He is a publicist who does not care to support women morally and financially. She is an ex-model who although surrounded by luxury lacks an authentic amorous relationship. When Miguel invites his ex-girlfriend, María, to his apartment he unleashes a sexual and gender war between the characters
El secreto de la sirenita Ponyo on the cliff by the sea ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The son of a sailor, 5-year old Sosuke lives a quiet life on an oceanside cliff with his mother Lisa. One fateful day, he finds a beautiful goldfish trapped in a bottle on the beach and upon rescuing her, names her Ponyo. But she is no ordinary goldfish. The daughter of a masterful wizard and a sea goddess, Ponyo uses her father's magic to transform herself into a young girl and quickly falls in love with Sosuke, but the use of such powerful sorcery causes a dangerous imbalance in the world. As the moon steadily draws nearer to the earth and Ponyo's father sends the ocean's mighty waves to find his daughter, the two children embark on an adventure of a lifetime to save the world and fulfill Ponyo's dreams of becoming human
Despereaux un pequeño gran héroe ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Once upon a time in the far away kingdom of Dor lived a brave and virtuous mouse with comically oversized ears who dreamt of becoming a knight. Banished from his home for having such lofty ambitions, Despereaux sets off on an amazing adventure with his good-hearted rat friend Roscuro. The two go on a very noble quest to rescue an endangered princess and save an entire kingdom from darkness
La madre Teresa Mother Teresa ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Animated biography of Mother Teresa of Calcutta, whose humility and work among the poorest of the poor touched the hearts of millions of people around the world
La guía máxima. Ultimate guide ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 25 libraries worldwide
"Con una inteligencia muy cercana a la del hombre, equivalente a él en cuanto a devoción maternal y superándolo en fuerza y agilidad, la compleja sociedad de los grandes primates en un modelo revelador de nuestros propios inicios. Valiéndose de animación computarizada de alta tecnología, esta extraordinaria semblanza de una de las mayores criaturas vivientes del mundo, nos introduce al pasado evolutivo de los grandes simios. Descubra los éxitos y fracasos de la naturaleza, observe de cerca su comportamiento en la intimidad y vea sorprendentes comparaciones de tamaño y velocidad"--Container
El viento se llevó lo que by Thierry Forte( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 25 libraries worldwide
"Soledad, una muchacha cansada de ser taxista en la infernal Buenos Aires, decide escapar hacia el sur con destino a la Patagonia. En el trayecto sufre un accidente, por lo que pide ayuda a los habitantes del pueblo más cercano. Ahí se da cuenta de que la distancia y el aislamiento los ha trastornado, y quizá sea el viejo cine del lugar, al que le deban parte de su locura"--Container
La pequeña semilla en el asfalto The little seed in the asphalt ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 25 libraries worldwide
The indigenous world and the world "kaxlan" (mestizo) are very different worlds, the Maya youth of today defy these worlds and are willing to reinvent another with fairness, dignity and without having to be called Indian
El Templo Mayor de Tenochtitlan ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Takes viewers on a tour of Mexico City's Templo Mayor, the chief temple of pre-Hispanic Mexico. Investigates the myths, rituals, history, and daily life and death of the Aztec civilization the temple served
 
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Alternative Names
Mexico. Bureau of Radio, Television and Cinematography
Mexico. Direction générale de Radio, Television et Cinématographie
Mexico. Glavnoe upravlenie po radio, televidenii︠u︡ i kinematografii
Mexico. Radio, Television and Cinematography, Bureau of
Mexico. Radio, Televisión y Cinematografía, Dirección General de
Mexico. Secretaría de Gobernación. Dirección General de Radio, Televisión y Cinematografía
RTC
Languages
Spanish (36)
English (1)
Japanese (1)
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