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The Resource Almost a woman, a production of ALT Films for ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American Collection ; director, Betty Kaplan, (videorecording)

Almost a woman, a production of ALT Films for ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American Collection ; director, Betty Kaplan, (videorecording)

Label
Almost a woman
Title
Almost a woman
Statement of responsibility
a production of ALT Films for ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American Collection ; director, Betty Kaplan
Contributor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At age thirteen, Esmeralda, is the oldest child of six. She shoulders the responsibility of learning English as her mother's interpreter and guide through the challenges of their new life in America. Mami is the passionate and beautiful mother who moves the family to the U.S. seeking medical care for her son's chronically infected foot. Tata, Esmeralda's stoical grandmother, is the matriarch of the American ranch of the family
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Lee Holdridge
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.E44
LC item number
A46678 2006
PerformerNote
Ana Maria Lagasca, Wanda De Jesus, Miriam Colón
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lagasca, Ana Maria
  • De Jesús, Wanda
  • Colon, Miriam
  • Holdridge, Lee
  • Kaplan, Betty
  • Santiago, Esmeralda
  • PBS Home Video
  • ALT Films
Runtime
120
Series statement
  • PBS pictures
  • ExxonMobil masterpiece theatre's american collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Family
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Almost a woman, a production of ALT Films for ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American Collection ; director, Betty Kaplan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Adapted by Esmeralda Santiago from her novel of the same title
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006507
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
EMAC606
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm68965978
  • (OCoLC)68965978
  • 1153163
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Almost a woman, a production of ALT Films for ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American Collection ; director, Betty Kaplan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Adapted by Esmeralda Santiago from her novel of the same title
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006507
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
EMAC606
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm68965978
  • (OCoLC)68965978
  • 1153163
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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