The Resource La ofrenda : the days of the dead, (online streaming)

La ofrenda : the days of the dead, (online streaming)

Label
La ofrenda : the days of the dead
Title
La ofrenda
Title remainder
the days of the dead
Contributor
Distributor
Film director
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A first and thorough look at the Mexican celebration of the dead, the sacred days when the souls of the departed return to visit the living. Tracing the Days of the Dead tradition from its roots in Indian culture to its manifestations in contemporary Chicano communities, this unconventional and visually arresting documentary contemplates the loving and sometimes humorous Mexican cultural attitudes toward "that constant companion," death
Cataloging source
UtOrKAN
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by Lourdes Portillo in 1988
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  • Portillo, Lourdes
  • Muñoz, Susana
  • Lourdes Portillo (Firm)
  • Kanopy (Firm)
Runtime
50
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  • Posada, José Guadalupe
  • Mesa-Bains, Amalia
  • Mesa-Bains, Amalia
  • All Saints' Day
  • All Saints' Day
  • All Souls' Day
  • All Souls' Day
  • All Saints' Day
  • All Souls' Day
  • Folk festivals
  • Folk festivals
  • Fasts and feasts
  • Fasts and feasts
  • Death
  • Death
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Mexican Americans
  • Death
  • Folk festivals
  • Folklore
  • Folk art
  • Indians of Mexico
  • Death in art
  • Folk art
  • Manners and customs
  • Mexico
  • Mexico
  • California
  • California
  • Mexico
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
La ofrenda : the days of the dead, (online streaming)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1361620
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video file) (51 minutes):
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1361620
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
(OCoLC)980554404
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
La ofrenda : the days of the dead, (online streaming)
Link
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1361620
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video file) (51 minutes):
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1361620
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
(OCoLC)980554404
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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