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The Resource Fidel Castro, [a production of WGBH Boston ; written, produced and] directed by Adriana Bosch ; co-producer, Patricia Alvarado Núñez, (videorecording)

Fidel Castro, [a production of WGBH Boston ; written, produced and] directed by Adriana Bosch ; co-producer, Patricia Alvarado Núñez, (videorecording)

Label
Fidel Castro
Title
Fidel Castro
Statement of responsibility
[a production of WGBH Boston ; written, produced and] directed by Adriana Bosch ; co-producer, Patricia Alvarado Núñez
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
The Cuban dictator is profiled through interviews with relatives, loyalists, and enemies in Cuba and abroad
Member of
Summary
In a series of interviews with a European journalist and scholar, the Cuban leader describes his early life, the Cuban Revolution, and his experiences ruling Cuba, and discusses his views on socialism, international affairs, and the future
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2008.
Biography type
autobiography
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253419
Cataloging source
XWS
Characteristic
videorecording
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American experience (Television program)
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1926-2016
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Castro, Fidel
Credits note
Editor, John Neuberger; music, Mason Daring
Dewey number
B
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Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
Closed-captioned; sound tracks and subtitles in English and Spanish
LC call number
F1788.22.C3
LC item number
F53 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
PerformerNote
Narrator, David Ogden Stiers
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1961-
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  • Bosch, Adriana
  • Stiers, David Ogden
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
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True
Runtime
120
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  • Castro, Fidel
  • Heads of state
  • Heads of state
  • Revolutionaries
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
  • Cuba
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
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my life : a spoken autobiography
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Label
Fidel Castro, [a production of WGBH Boston ; written, produced and] directed by Adriana Bosch ; co-producer, Patricia Alvarado Núñez, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Interview with producer Adriana Bosch; bonus video excerpts
  • Originally broadcast in January 2005 on the PBS television program: The American Experience
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Boyhood -- Student leader -- Moncada -- Jungle fighters -- Rebel victory -- A man to be reckoned with -- Revolutionary reforms -- The Soviets and Cuba -- Bay of Pigs -- Cuban Missile Crisis -- In love with Castro -- Worldwide revolution/Che -- An economic disaster -- Angola, Nicaragua, Afghanistan -- The Mariel boatlift -- Human rights violations -- Soviet collapse -- Just one man
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781415708415
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887050128
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
705012
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm57668576
  • (OCoLC)57668576
System details
DVD; Dolby digital sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fidel Castro, [a production of WGBH Boston ; written, produced and] directed by Adriana Bosch ; co-producer, Patricia Alvarado Núñez, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Interview with producer Adriana Bosch; bonus video excerpts
  • Originally broadcast in January 2005 on the PBS television program: The American Experience
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Boyhood -- Student leader -- Moncada -- Jungle fighters -- Rebel victory -- A man to be reckoned with -- Revolutionary reforms -- The Soviets and Cuba -- Bay of Pigs -- Cuban Missile Crisis -- In love with Castro -- Worldwide revolution/Che -- An economic disaster -- Angola, Nicaragua, Afghanistan -- The Mariel boatlift -- Human rights violations -- Soviet collapse -- Just one man
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781415708415
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887050128
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
705012
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm57668576
  • (OCoLC)57668576
System details
DVD; Dolby digital sound
Video recording format
DVD

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