Placido [videorecording] : the blood of the poet / El Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industria Cinematográficos ; script, Sergio Giral, Gerardo Fulleda ; producer, Evelio Delgado ; director, Sergio Giral.
New York, NY : ArtMattan Production, [199-?]
Video 1 videocassette (96 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Portrays the dramatic and controversial life of Gabriel de la Concepción Valdés (Placido), a mulatto Cuban poet, who was accused of conspiracy and martyred by the Spanish Colonial Government for his leading role in the rise of African-Hispanic society in 19th century's Cuba.
Jorge Villazón, Miguel Benavides, Ramón Veloz, Mirta Ibarra, Alina Sanchez.
Director of photography, Raúl Rodriguez ; editor, Nelson Rodriguez ; music, Sergio Vitier.
Based on the play by Gerardo Fulleda León. Originally released in 1986 as motion picture.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.