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Instituto Cubano de Arte e Industria Cinematográfica

Overview
Works: 584 works in 1,218 publications in 6 languages and 16,071 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Interviews  Biography  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Melodrama  Popular music  Bibliography 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Buena Vista Social Club by Wim Wenders ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 1,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Ry Cooder travelled to Cuba in early 1998 to record a solo album with Ibrahim Ferrer, Wim Wenders accompanied him with a small film crew
Fresa y chocolate Strawberry and chocolate by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David, a student at Havana University, is devastated when his girlfriend marries someone else. When he meets a gay artist, Diego, he is drawn to his cultured lifestye and a friendship forms between them
Guantanamera by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in Spanish and French and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yoyita, a world-famous diva, returns to her home town of Guantanamo for an elegant reception and there dies suddenly. Joining Yoyita's funeral procession back to Havana are her sexy niece Gina, a former professor blacklisted for political nonconformity, and her husband Adolfo, a tasteless government official in charge of the funeral proceedings. As the cortege crosses Cuba, its path keeps crossing that of Mariano, a gallant truck driver who once had a crush on Gina and whose recurring presence crystallizes her doubts about her marriage
Memorias del subdesarrollo Memories of underdevelopment by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bourgeois property owner decides to stay in Cuba after the revolution and must examine his life and values in a new social and political milieu
La Ultima Cena The last supper ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Havana at the end of the 18th century, a guilt-ridden count invites twelve of his plantation slaves to a "last supper" during which he attempts to teach them what he sees as the crucial elements of Christianity, namely, submissive obedience to their master and joy in suffering. When the count breaks his word, however, and forces the slaves to work the next day (Good Friday), they revolt and the count's punishment is swift and brutal
La batalla de Chile la lucha de un pueblo sin armas = The battle of Chile : the struggle of an unarmed people ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Marxist analysis of the overthrow of Salvador Allende's government in 1973
Un Señor muy viejo con unas alas enormes A very old man with enormous wing by Fernando Birri ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1991 in Spanish and English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Parmi les ruines laissées par un cyclone en Colombie, atterrit un vieil homme avec des ailes énormes. Cette anatomie quasi miraculeuse attire les curieux et les dévots du monde entier. Muet et hirsute, cette "créature" fantastique est logée dans un poulailler alors que ses hôtes et visiteurs curieux attendent son message angélique, qui se révèlera une bénédiction douteuse
La vida es silbar by Fernando Pérez Valdés ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three characters in present-day Havana must choose between clinging to their self-restricting beliefs, or getting rid of them to live more freely. Ballerina Mariana has promised God celibacy if she gets the role of "Giselle"; social-worker Julia always faints after hearing a certain word; and pot-smoking percussionist Elpidio was abandoned by his mother, coincidentally named Cuba, some time ago and has not yet gotten over the loss
Lista de espera Waiting list ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rundown bus station in rural Cuba becomes the backdrop for romance and miracles in Juan Carlos Tabio's blend of magical realism and social commentary
Retrato de Teresa Portrait of Teresa ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teresa is a housewife and mother whose involvement in political and cultural groups incurs the displeasure of her husband
Lucia by Humberto Solás ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set during three periods in Cuban history, the film portrays three different Lucia's, emphasizing each Lucia's role as a woman in the social milieu of the period
La muerte de un burocrata The death of a bureaucrat by Tomas Gutterriez Alea ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sarcastic and humorous portrayal of Cuban bureaucracy as seen in the story of a man's mounting frustration with his fruitless attempts to procure the pension of a recently-deceased uncle
Barrio Cuba ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at life and everyday struggles in Havana through three main stories -- when a woman dies in childbirth, the new father runs away; a lonely woman is courted by an older man, but can't forget her first love; a couple's relationship crumbles when they can't conceive a child
I am Cuba the ultimate edition ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 'O mamute Siberiano, ' Vicente Ferraz documents the making of Soy Cuba, which was largely panned by Cubans, the Soviet Union and the West at its release, then nearly forgotten. Using new and archival footage and interviews, he also contrasts the Cuba shown in the film with the Cuba forty years later. Surviving members of the cast and crew are interviewed regarding the film's rediscovery and subsequent reclassification as a cinema masterpiece
I︠A︡-- Kuba ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in Spanish and Russian and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of vignettes illustrates the extremes of wealth and poverty, the exploitation, and the passions that led to the Cuban Revolution
Nada + by Juan Carlos Cremata Malberti ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lighthearted story of a Cuban postal worker and how she copes with her dreary life
Hasta cierto punto Up to a certain point ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in Spanish and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On one level a love story between a dock worker and an intellectual, this film is also a frank look at contemporary Cuba
Golpes a mi puerta by Alejandro Saderman ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A deadly encounter between two nuns and the military police reflect the turbulent times in Latin American society
I︠A︡-- Kuba I am Cuba ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in Spanish and Russian and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four stories show the rise of the Communist revolution in Cuba. Battista's Havana and the poverty and oppression of the Cuban people
I am Cuba by Mikhail Kalatozov ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the decadence of Batista's Havana and the poverty that fueled the Cuban Revolution
 
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Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.21 for Barrio Cub ... to 1.00 for Guía tema ...)
Alternative Names
CAIC
Cuban Institute of Cinema Arts.
Cuban Institute of Cinematographic Art and Industry.
Cuban Institute on Cinematographic Arts and Industry.
I.C.A.I.C.
ICAIC.
ICAIC Abkuerzung
ICAIC (Instituto Cubano de Arte e Industria Cinematográfica)
Institut für Filmkunst und Filmindustrie
Institut für Filmkunst und Filmindustrie La Habana
Instituto Cubano de Arte e Industria Cinematográfica.
Instituto Cubano de Arte e Industria Cinematográfica Ehemalige Vorzugsbenennung SWD
Instituto cubano de arte e industria cinematográficos
Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industria Cinematografica.
Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industria Cinematográficos
Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industrias Cinematográficos
Instituto del Arte e Industria Cinematográficos
Kubanisches Institut für Filmkunst und Filmindustrie
Kubanisches Institut für Filmkunst und Filmindustrie La Habana
Kubański Instytut Przemysłu i Sztuki Filmowej.
Languages
Spanish (198)
English (13)
Portuguese (2)
Russian (2)
French (1)
Polish (1)
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