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Title Cría cuervos Janus Films ; una produccion Elias Querejeta ; argumento, guion, direccion, Carlos Saura.

Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, 2007.


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   2nd Floor- Adult World Language Movies  SPANISH DVD FEATURE CRÍ  Nearby on shelfShow Items Nearby on Shelf  CHECK SHELF
Description 2 videodiscs (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
Series The Criterion collection ; 403.
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 403.
System Details DVD; region 1; NTSC.
Note In Spanish with optional English subtitles.
Cast Ana Torrent, Conchi Pérez, Maite Sánchez, Geraldine Chaplin, Monica Randall, Florinda Chico.
Credits Cinematographer, Teodoro Escamilla ; editor, Pablo González del Amo ; original music, Federico Mompou ; costume designer, Maiki Marin ; set decorator, Rafael Palmero.
Note DVD release of the 1976 motion picture.
Anamorphic widescreen format (1.66:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital mono.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Eight-year-old Ana lives in Madrid with her two sisters. They are mourning the death of their mother, whom Ana conjures as a ghost. The film evokes both the complex feelings of childhood and the struggles of a nation emerging from the shadows of fascism.
Contents Disc 1: The film -- Disc 2: The supplements.
Note Special features: Disc 1: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; original theatrical trailer ; Disc 2: Portrait of Carlos Saura (documentary on the life and career of the Spanish auteur); new interviews with actress Geraldine Chaplin and Ana Torrent. Accompanying booklet features a new essay by film scholar Paul Julian Smith.
Awards Cannes Film Festival, 1976: Grand Jury Prize.
Subject Girls -- Fiction.
Families -- Fiction.
Mothers -- Death -- Fiction.
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Grief in children -- Fiction.
Guilt in children -- Fiction.
Spain -- Social conditions -- 1939-1975 -- Fiction.
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Madrid (Spain) -- Fiction.
Genre Feature films -- Spain.
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Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Thrillers (Motion pictures) -- Spain.
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Fiction films.
Foreign films.
Motion pictures -- Spain.
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Foreign language films -- Spanish.
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Feature films.
Foreign films.
Motion pictures, Spanish.
Feature films -- Spain.
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DVD-Video discs.
Spanish language materials.
Added Author Querejeta, Elías, Producer.
Saura, Carlos, 1932- Author of screenplay, Director.
Mompou, Federico, 1893-1987, Composer.
Torrent, Ana, Actor.
Pérez, Conchi, Actor.
Sánchez, Maite, Actor.
Chaplin, Geraldine, 1944- Actor.
Randall, Mónica, 1942- Actor.
Chico, Florinda, Actor.
Janus Films.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN 1934121738
Standard No. 715515025225
Music # CC1710D Criterion Collection