--And the earth did not swallow him [videorecording] / American Playhouse Theatrical Films presents ; a production of KPBS and Severo Perez Films
DVDs | Kino International | 2008 | Letterbox version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD A DRAMA)
New York : Kino International, 2008.
1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Jose Alcala, Rose Portillo, Marco Rodriguez, Daniel Valdez, Erica Baltodano, Art Bonilla, Linda Dangcil.
Producer, Paul Espinosa ; writer/director, Severo Perez ; director of photography, Virgil Harper ; editor, Susan Heick ; narrator, Miguel Rodriguez ; music, Marcos Loya.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1994.
Adapted from the novel --y no se lo tragó las tierra / by Tomás Rivera. Translations have also been published under the alternative titles of --and the earth did not devour him and --and the earth did not part.
A young Mexican-American boy's coming of age amid the poverty and adversity he and his family face as migrant farm workers in the 1950s.
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