SPAN 49100 Espectros del pasado en el Cine Latinoamericano Contemporaneo

SPAN 49100


Alamar (México, 2009) de Pedro González-Rubio
Araya (Venezuela, 1959) de Margot Benacerraf
Ataque de Pánico (Uruguay, 2009) de Federico Álvarez (cortometraje)
Las Carpetas (Puerto Rico, 2011) de Maité Rivera Carbonell
La Historia Oficial = The Official Story (Argentina, 1985) de Luis Puenzo
La Hora de los Hornos (Argentina, 1968) de Fernando Solanas y Octavio Getino
El Infierno (México, 2010) de Luis Estrada
Memorias del Subdesarrollo (Cuba, 1968) de Tomás Gutiérrez Alea
No (Chile, 2012) de Pablo Larraín
Now (Cuba, 1965) de Santiago Álvarez (cortometraje) (not GO)
Polvo (Guatemala, 2012) de Julio Hernández Cordón
Por Primera Vez = For the First Time (Cuba, 1967) de Octavio Cortázar (cortometraje) (see disc 2, Documents)
Suite Habana (Cuba, 2003) de Fernando Pérez
La Teta Asustad (Perú, 2009) de Claudia Llosa
Tire Dié (Argentina, 1960) de Fernando Birri
Yawar Mallku = La Sangre del Cóndor =Blood of the Condor (Bolivia, 1969) de Jorge Sanjinés

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Finding Books and Theses

You might find plenty of material in our online catalog just by using keyword searches. If you have any trouble locating books, here are a few tips:
* Most academic libraries use the Library of Congress Classification System. The Library of Congress Subject Headings tend to cover broad areas.  And they often subdivide into location (country) and time period. Here are a few subject headings in our online catalog that will help you locate books that might have a chapter on a particular director, or a some background on the issues dealt with in the films.  Here are a few samples:
Motion pictures--Latin America--History--20th century.
Motion pictures--Latin America--History--21st century.

Film criticism--Cuba--History--20th century.
Motion pictures, Cuban--United States.
Motion pictures--Cuba--History--20th century.
Motion pictures--Social aspects--Cuba.
Motion pictures and literature--Cuba.

Databases for finding books:
Ithaca College Library Online Catalog, Advanced Search
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