Madera CineVideo (Firm)
Most widely held works by Madera CineVideo (Firm)
Like water for chocolate Como agua para chocolate ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in Spanish and held by 775 libraries worldwide
Romantic fantasy set in the early 20th century about a young couple blocked from marrying by the demands of her cold and selfish mother. To be near his love the young man marries her sister, and she expresses her passion for him through her cooking.
Fiesta ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Sesame Street is having a fiesta, complete with floats, costumes and Elmo's favorite new dance, The Conga-Wiggle.
Toy story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 199 libraries worldwide
A toy cowboy is his six-year-old owner's favorite until a new space ranger takes his place, and their instant rivalry lands them in big trouble.
El Rey Leon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 186 libraries worldwide
King Mufasa is the revered ruler of Pride Rock and the surrounding lands. He teaches his son, Simba, about the circle of life and prepares him to be ruler. Scar, Mufasa's brother, schemes with his hench hyenas to kill Mufasa in a wildebeest stampede. He convinces Simba that he is responsible for his father's death. Simba flees to a carefree land. Simba's childhood friend, Nala, convinces him to return home to face his duty as king. Simba finds a land ruined by Scar and the hyenas. With the help of the lionesses, Simba expels Scar and the hyenas and takes his place as king.
Easy English an ESL instructional series for non-English speakers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Through the guidance of instructor Linda Lentini, non-native speakers are introduced to common phrases and expressions. Included on each tape is a glossary of vocabulary and grammatical forms.
Emiliano Zapata el amor a la tierra ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Revered by generations of Mexicans for his determined fight against the oppressors of Mexico's peasant class. This documentary incorporates both actual footage and reenactments of Zapata's exploits.
Conejo en la luna ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 120 libraries worldwide
The lives of a young couple are turned upside down when a loose social connection suddenly ties them to a major political assassination.
Danzón ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in Spanish and held by 120 libraries worldwide
A surprising love story about a woman who finally discovers the passion that has been missing from her life.
La zona ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Alejandro lives in the center of Mexico City in an enclosed, self-sufficient zone surrounded by ghettos and policed by a powerful private security force. As dawn breaks on his birthday, three teens from the adjacent poorer neighborhood break into one of The Zone's houses. In the confusion, an old lady is killed, but a young housemaid escapes and warns the security guards. The guards shoot two of the robbers, but the third escapes and remains hidden inside The Zone. The Zone's residents meet at Alejandro's family's house to discuss what to do. After a heated debate, they decide not to report the crime to the police and to hunt the burglars down themselves.
Balto ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Part husky/part wolf, Balto doesn't know where he belongs. He's an outcast in Alaska, except to his true friends--Boris, the Russian snow goose; polar bear cubs Muk and Luk; and the beautiful husky, Jenna. Even though he's different, all of Balto's friends recognize what he still can't see himself; his noble spirit. One day, a serious diphtheria epidemic spreads fast among the children of Nome. When a fierce blizzard closes off all routes of transport, there's no way to obtain life-saving medicine ... unless a team of sled dogs can race six-hundred miles through the blinding Arctic storm and bring back antitoxin. But the dogs are lost in the frozen wilderness. Now, only Balto can rescue the team and save the children.
Fly away home Volando a casa ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 107 libraries worldwide
A 13-year old girl and her estranged father learn what family is all about when they adopt an orphaned flock of geese and teach them how to fly.
Marc Anthony the concert from Madison Square Garden ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Live concert performance of the multi-platinum Grammy award winner and internationally acclaimed Latin musician. Includes hits from his English-language album "Marc Anthony" along with songs from his three Spanish-language albums.
Angeles [Angels in the outfield ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in Spanish and French and held by 91 libraries worldwide
A young boy praying for a father and a struggling baseball team praying for a pennant learn to believe in themselves with some heavenly intervention.
Ciudad de M City of M ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 90 libraries worldwide
The story of M, a young Peruvian living in Lima, who, after a job search that goes nowhere, faces the decision of whether or not to go into the drug smuggling business with some of his friends.
Pistas de blue Hora de cuentos juega con Blue ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Ella es juguetona, amigable y quiere que nosotros descubramos qué es lo que le gustaría hacer hoy! Las Pistas de Blue está cambiando la manera en que los preescolares ven un video.
La Virgen de Guadalupe ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 77 libraries worldwide
In December, 1531, cross-currents are at work: led by the cruel Captain Delgadillo, Spanish troops are maiming and killing Indians; priests protest to the king's viceroy. Juan Diego, a native converted to the Catholic faith, is chosen to deliver a message from the Virgin of Guadalupe, which comes to be known as the Milagro de las Rosas.
Escuela nueva Barney's making new friends ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Barney and friends welcome Kenneth, a new boy, to their school. Everyone helps create a wonderful surprise to say goodbye to two old friends, Tina and Derek, who have moved to a new school.
Moulin Rouge ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
An extravaganza of Paris dancers, bohemians and ribaldry.
Barney rhymes with Mother Goose ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in Spanish and held by 75 libraries worldwide
This episode, as seen on TV, features songs, dances, puzzles & puppets. Mother Goose needs help because a bookworm has eaten the pages of her book! Barney & his friends help Mother Goose remember her favorite nursery rhymes.
Lilo & Stitch ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 73 libraries worldwide
When lonely Lilo makes a wish on a falling star, she doesn't realize it is a spaceship piloted by an out-of-this-world alien names Stitch.
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