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El hombre de la esquina rosada [videorecording] / Radiotelevisión Española ; director, Miguel Picazo.

Publication:
Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities, c1996.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videocassette (55 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Subjects:
Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986 -- Film adaptations.
Gauchos -- Argentina -- Drama.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Motion pictures, Spanish.
Film adaptations.
Language:
In Spanish.
System Details:
VHS.
Summary:
A dramatization of one of Borge's finest short stories in which a killer is pardoned and released from prison, so he can be murdered by his victim's friends. Its subject is the world of the gaucho; passion, murder, and the ceaseless rhythm of cafe dancing are diffracted through the author's surrealistic lens.
Participant:
Susana Mara, Lautaro Murúa.
Credits:
Director of photography, Jose Luis Cabañas ; script, Mercedes Segura ; music, Jose Nieto.
Notes:
Based on the story by Jorge Luis Borges.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Anne and Joseph Trachtman Memorial Book Fund.
Contributor:
Picazo, Miguel. , Director
Mara, Susana. , Actor
Murúa, Lautaro, 1927- , Actor
Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986. ,
Radiotelevisión Española. , Producer
Films for the Humanities (Firm) , Distributor
Anne and Joseph Trachtman Memorial Book Fund.
OCLC:
35708725
Publisher Number:
FFH 153 Films for the Humanities
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