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--And the earth did not swallow him / American Playhouse Theatrical Films presents ; a production of KPBS and Severo Perez Films ; produced by Paul Espinosa ; written and directed by Severo Perez.

DVD DVD (2008.)
Description: 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Kino International, 2008.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1994.
Adapted from the novel --y no se lo tragó las tierra / by Tomás Rivera. Translations have also been published under the alternative titles of --and the earth did not devour him and --and the earth did not part.
Creation/Production Credits: Director of photography, Virgil Harper ; editor, Susan Heick ; narrator, Miguel Rodriguez ; music, Marcos Loya.
Participant or Performer: Jose Alcala, Rose Portillo, Marco Rodriguez, Daniel Valdez, Erica Baltodano, Art Bonilla, Linda Dangcil.
Summary: A young Mexican-American boy's coming of age amid the poverty and adversity he and his family face as migrant farm workers in the 1950s.
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DVD; NTSC; letterbox (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 2.0.
Authors: Perez, Severo. (Screenwriter, Director). Espinosa, Paul. (Producer). Alcala, José. (Added Author). Portillo, Rose. (Added Author). Rodriguez, Marco. (Added Author). Valdez, Daniel. (Added Author). Rivera, Tomás 1935-1984 (Added Author). American Playhouse Theatrical Films. (Added Author). KPBS (Television station : San Diego, Calif.) (Added Author). Severo Perez Films. (Added Author). Kino International Corporation. (Added Author).
Citation: Perez, Severo. "--And the earth did not swallow him." New York, N.Y. : Kino International, 2008.
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