The Resource Santitos, Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía, Fondo para la Produccíon Cinematográfica de Calidad, Co. Tabasco Films, Fondo de Fomento a la Calidad Cinematográfia, John Sayles, Guillermo Springall, Ma. De Lourdes Del Villar, José Pinto Mazal, Maite Argüelles Sanmillán, Tenoch Ochoa Fernández, Daniel Andreu-Von Euw, Mact Productions, Fonds Sud Cinema, C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures, Goldheart Pictures presentan ; una pelicula de Alejandro Springall ; producida por Alejandro Springall y Claudia Florescano ; escrita por Maria Amparo Escandon ; dirigida por Alejandro Springall

Santitos, Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía, Fondo para la Produccíon Cinematográfica de Calidad, Co. Tabasco Films, Fondo de Fomento a la Calidad Cinematográfia, John Sayles, Guillermo Springall, Ma. De Lourdes Del Villar, José Pinto Mazal, Maite Argüelles Sanmillán, Tenoch Ochoa Fernández, Daniel Andreu-Von Euw, Mact Productions, Fonds Sud Cinema, C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures, Goldheart Pictures presentan ; una pelicula de Alejandro Springall ; producida por Alejandro Springall y Claudia Florescano ; escrita por Maria Amparo Escandon ; dirigida por Alejandro Springall

Label
Santitos
Title
Santitos
Statement of responsibility
Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía, Fondo para la Produccíon Cinematográfica de Calidad, Co. Tabasco Films, Fondo de Fomento a la Calidad Cinematográfia, John Sayles, Guillermo Springall, Ma. De Lourdes Del Villar, José Pinto Mazal, Maite Argüelles Sanmillán, Tenoch Ochoa Fernández, Daniel Andreu-Von Euw, Mact Productions, Fonds Sud Cinema, C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures, Goldheart Pictures presentan ; una pelicula de Alejandro Springall ; producida por Alejandro Springall y Claudia Florescano ; escrita por Maria Amparo Escandon ; dirigida por Alejandro Springall
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Distributor
Editor of moving image work
Producer
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
  • spa
Summary
After the widowed Esperanza loses her daughter to a rare virus, she searches her faith for an explanation. When St. Jude appears to her and tells her that her daughter is still alive, Esperanza becomes convinced her daughter was kidnapped and sold as a sex slave. Becoming a prostitute, she sets out to find her daughter in Tijuana. She eventually finds her way to Los Angeles where she unexpectedly finds true love
Member of
Awards note
Cartagena Film Festival, 2000: Golden India Catalina - Best Actress (Dolores Heredia); Best Production Design (Eugenio Caballero, Salvador Parra).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Xavier Perez Grobet ; editor, Carol Dysinger ; original music, Carlo Nicolau, Rosino Serrano
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Spanish dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S177 2003 DVD
PerformerNote
Dolores Heredia, Demián Bichir, Alberto Estrella, Fernando Torre Lapham, Ana Bertha Espín, Regina Orozco, Luis Felipe Tovar, Dario T. Pié
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Springall, Alejandro
  • Florescano, Claudia
  • Heredia, Dolores
  • Bichir, Demián
  • Estrella, Alberto
  • Torre Lapham, Fernando
  • Espín, Ana Bertha
  • Orozco, Regina
  • Tovar, Luis Felipe
  • Pié, Dario T.
  • Pérez Grobet, Xavier
  • Dysinger, Carol
  • Nicolau, Carlo
  • Serrano, Rosino
  • Escandón, María Amparo
  • Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía
  • Fondo para la Producción Cinematográfica de Calidad
  • Tabasco Films (Firm)
  • Fondo de Fomento a la Calidad Cinematográfica
  • Mact Productions
  • Fonds Sud cinéma
  • C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures (Firm)
  • Goldheart Pictures (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
101
Series statement
Cinema latino
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jude
  • Jude
  • Jude
  • St. Jude
  • Children
  • Prostitution
  • Niños
  • Children
  • Prostitution
  • Mexico
  • Niños
  • Prostitución
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Santitos, Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía, Fondo para la Produccíon Cinematográfica de Calidad, Co. Tabasco Films, Fondo de Fomento a la Calidad Cinematográfia, John Sayles, Guillermo Springall, Ma. De Lourdes Del Villar, José Pinto Mazal, Maite Argüelles Sanmillán, Tenoch Ochoa Fernández, Daniel Andreu-Von Euw, Mact Productions, Fonds Sud Cinema, C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures, Goldheart Pictures presentan ; una pelicula de Alejandro Springall ; producida por Alejandro Springall y Claudia Florescano ; escrita por Maria Amparo Escandon ; dirigida por Alejandro Springall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Based on the novel by María Amparo Escandón
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52995859
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 101 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543090823
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2009082
  • 2009085
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52995859
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, anamorphic widescreen (1.85.1) presentation ; Dolby Digital surround, single-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Santitos, Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía, Fondo para la Produccíon Cinematográfica de Calidad, Co. Tabasco Films, Fondo de Fomento a la Calidad Cinematográfia, John Sayles, Guillermo Springall, Ma. De Lourdes Del Villar, José Pinto Mazal, Maite Argüelles Sanmillán, Tenoch Ochoa Fernández, Daniel Andreu-Von Euw, Mact Productions, Fonds Sud Cinema, C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures, Goldheart Pictures presentan ; una pelicula de Alejandro Springall ; producida por Alejandro Springall y Claudia Florescano ; escrita por Maria Amparo Escandon ; dirigida por Alejandro Springall
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Based on the novel by María Amparo Escandón
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52995859
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 101 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543090823
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2009082
  • 2009085
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52995859
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, anamorphic widescreen (1.85.1) presentation ; Dolby Digital surround, single-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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