Garifuna in Peril = Garífuna en peligro / Aban Productions presents an Allié/Reyes film ; produced and directed by Alí Allié, Ruben Reyes ; written by Alí Allié, Ruben Reyes, William Flores.

Other Title:
Garífuna en peligro
Los Angeles, Calif. : Aban Productions, [2014] , ©2014
1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Garifuna (Caribbean people) -- Honduras -- Ethnic identity -- Drama.
Garifuna (Caribbean people) -- Honduras -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Garifuna (Caribbean people) -- Honduras -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Garifuna (Caribbean people) -- Honduras -- History -- Drama.
Garifuna language -- History -- Drama.
Saint Vincent -- History -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
In Garifuna, English, and Spanish with subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned.
System Details:
DVD, NTSC, widescreen presentation (16:9); stereo. sound.
digital optical stereo
video file DVD video
"A Garifuna language teacher, Ricardo, struggles to preserve his culture by building a language school back in his home village in Honduras, Central America. A business venture with his brother designed to raise money for the school's construction becomes complicated by the expansion plans of a nearby tourist resort. Historical parallels are invoked as Ricardo's son rehearses and performs a stage play about the Garifuna people's last stand against the British on the island St. Vincent over 200 years ago. With debut performances by nearly the entire cast of Honduran and Belizean actors, "Garifuna in Peril" makes its own history as the first feature film primarily in Garifuna ..."--Container.
Cast: Ruben Reyes, Julian Castillo, Gloria Garnett, Yessica Alvarez, Luis Martinez, Aubrey Wakeling, Arleny Escobar, E.J. Mejia, Jr.
Cinematographers, Alí Allié, Franzwah Estrada, Angel Castillo ; editors, Ali Allie, Katherine Cumpa, Milton Guity, Marya Murphy, Ruben Reyes.
Originally released in 2013.
Special features: theatrical trailer, meet the cast, meet the crew, image gallery.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1932 Fund.
Allié, Alí, screenwriter, film producer, film director., Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Reyes, Ruben (Film director), screenwriter, film producer, film director, actor.
Flores, William, screenwriter., Screenwriter
Castillo, Julian (Actor), actor., Actor
Garnett, Gloria, actor., Actor
Alvarez, Yessica, actor., Actor
Martinez, Luis (Actor), actor., Actor
Wakeling, Aubrey, actor., Actor
Escobar, Arleny, actor., Actor
Mejia, E. J., Jr., actor., Actor
Allié, Alí. , Cinematographer
Estrada, Franzwah. , Cinematographer
Castillo, Angel. , Cinematographer
Aban Productions, production company., Producer, Distributor
Class of 1932 Fund.
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