The Resource Alejo Carpentier, EDITRAMA (Firm), (evideo)

Alejo Carpentier, EDITRAMA (Firm), (evideo)

Label
Alejo Carpentier
Title
Alejo Carpentier
Statement of responsibility
EDITRAMA (Firm)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • spa
Summary
In his writings, Alejo Carpentier strove to incorporate "the marvelous," a version of reality that he maintained was indigenous to the Americas. In this program, the late author/musicologist elaborates on his Los pasos perdidos, El siglo de las luces, and Concierto barroco, while providing an understanding of the impact of surrealism and the influence of the Generation of '98 on his writing, the political atmosphere of Cuba, and his childhood in France. "I didn't speak anything but French in the house," says Carpentier, "but I always wrote in Castilian
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
13 & up
Language note
In Spanish
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • EDITRAMA (Firm)
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
91
Series statement
Five Latin American Authors Speak
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carpentier, Alejo
  • Spanish drama
  • Spanish literature
Technique
live action
Label
Alejo Carpentier, EDITRAMA (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=10612
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Sept. 23, 2006
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
First Visit To Madrid (5:53) -- Carpentier's Childhood Language (3:21) -- The Value Of The Mestizo (5:02) -- Youngest Editor In Latin America (3:18) -- Interest in Music and Ethnology (6:23) -- New World Baroque Style Of Language (4:54) -- Baroque In Latin American Literature (7:58) -- Politics And The Generation Of 1921 (9:26) -- Exile In Paris (5:57) -- Revision of His Literary Values (7:21) -- Carpentier Talks About "The Marvelous Realism" (5:29) -- Social Committment (4:32) -- "The Lost Steps" (10:01) -- "Explosion in a Cathedral" (2:18) -- Influence Of The United States And Independence (6:55)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (91 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., b&w, digital file.
Publisher number
  • 10607s
  • 10612
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100010612
  • 100010612
  • (OCoLC)707968024
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Alejo Carpentier, EDITRAMA (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=10612
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Sept. 23, 2006
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
First Visit To Madrid (5:53) -- Carpentier's Childhood Language (3:21) -- The Value Of The Mestizo (5:02) -- Youngest Editor In Latin America (3:18) -- Interest in Music and Ethnology (6:23) -- New World Baroque Style Of Language (4:54) -- Baroque In Latin American Literature (7:58) -- Politics And The Generation Of 1921 (9:26) -- Exile In Paris (5:57) -- Revision of His Literary Values (7:21) -- Carpentier Talks About "The Marvelous Realism" (5:29) -- Social Committment (4:32) -- "The Lost Steps" (10:01) -- "Explosion in a Cathedral" (2:18) -- Influence Of The United States And Independence (6:55)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (91 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., b&w, digital file.
Publisher number
  • 10607s
  • 10612
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100010612
  • 100010612
  • (OCoLC)707968024
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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