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Vídeo ICAIC

Overview
Works: 86 works in 139 publications in 1 language and 826 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Animated films  Biography  Musical films 
Roles: Videographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Vídeo ICAIC
The Cuban masterworks collection Obras maestras del cine cubano ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un hombre de éxito (A successful man): Cuba's history before the Revolution is chronicled through the story of two brothers, one a revolutionary man of action, the other an unscrupulous politician trying to steer a treacherous middle path between opposing political ideas
Amada ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama about politics and an illicit affair in the lives of an aristocratic Cuban family in Havana during the early part of the 20th century as a young housewife falls in love with her leftwing journalist cousin
Suite Habana ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un día simple en la vida de diez habaneros comunes. No hay entrevistas, ni diálogos ni narración: sólo imágenes, sonidos y música para expresar cinematográficamente el día a día de una realidad peculiar y única. Cada uno de los personajes representa la curiosa diversidad de los grupos sociales que se mueven en la ciudad. Porque no hay una sola Habana: hay muchas Habanas invisibles y distintas para vivir
Un Hombre de éxito A successful man by Humberto Solás ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of an opportunist from 1932 to 1959, his revolutionary brother, tragic mother, and sad loves
La vida es silbar by Fernando Pérez Valdés ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a group of Havana bohemians looking for love: Bebe, an 18-year-old Cuban who was raised in an orphanage and her two best friends, petty thief Elpidio and aspiring dancer Mariana
Lista de espera by Juan Carlos Tabío ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A diverse group of Cubans, including a young engineer going to work on a farm, a young woman going to meet her Spanish fiancee, a blind man, a couple whose marriage has long since lost its spark, and a party official and his family, find themselves stuck at a remote bus station when the much-repaired bus breaks down. The party official leaves on foot, while the rest gradually find their shared situation brings them together such that, when they can finally leave, they don't want to
Se permuta by Juan Carlos Tabío ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gloria, la madre de Yolanda, cambia su casa vieja en Guanabacoa por un apartamento moderno en Vedado para mantener a Yolanda a distancia de su novio, pero los planes de Gloria pronto fallan
Hello, Hemingway by Fernando Pérez Valdés ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Havana 1950s. Larita loves Elvis, Ernest Hemingway and her rebellious friend Victor. But Victor is more concerned with the turbulent political situation in Cuba than Larita's likes and dreams. Hoping to study in the United States, she quickly discovers that her origins and poverty work against her. In spite of her obstacles she is inspired by her own rich fantasy world. A story written by Hemingway becomes her own story of striving for a better future
A Successful man un hombre de exito ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cuba's history before the Revolution is chronicled through the story of two brothers, one a revolutionary man of action, the other an unscrupulous politician trying to steer a treacherous middle path between opposing political ideas
Las doce sillas by tomas (director) Gutierrez alea ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una rica anciana decide, antes de morir, esconder las joyas de la familia bajo el forro de una silla. Un ex-propietario y su ex-chofer, enterados del hecho, se entregan a una búsqueda desesperada del tesoro, lo que da lugar a divertidas situaciones e increíbles peripecias
Las profecías de Amanda ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little girl is found to have the power of prophecy. In a series of vignettes, the film follows her through her life as a prophetess in the realm of "espiritismo," a blend of fortune-telling mixed with Catholic and Afro-Cuban religions
Clandestinos by Fernando Pérez Valdés ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film portrays the personal story of a group of young Cuban revolutionaries in Havana against Fulgencio Batista's dictatorship during the period 1956-1958. It also depicts the role of young Cuban women in the guerrilla warfare that preceded Castro's revolutionary movement and his entry into La Havana in 1959
Le siècle des lumières ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three young aristocratic cousins in 18th century Havana befriend an idealistic French merchant, Victor who protects them from various troubles, ultimately exposing the crooked financial agent who manages their inheritance. The epic political adventure converges on the Haitian revolution the populist revolts in Paris, Freemason plots and peasant uprisings in Spain. Victor gains political and military power in these turbulent times, his activities crisscrossing the lives of the cousins, including former lover Sophie
Amor vertical ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this irreverent look at life in modern-day Cuba, two young lovers defy all odds to find a way to be together. Estela is an architecture student who is so disillusioned by the housing situation in Havana that she tries to commit suicide. She is taken to the hospital, where she meets Ernesto, a nurse who sometimes pretends to be a psychiatrist in order to seduce female patients
Vampiros en la Habana Vampires in Havana ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a vampire trumpet player who has been raised on a serum which allows vampires to function during the day. European and American vampire mobs battle for control of this formula
Adorables mentiras by Gerardo Chijona ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the encounter of a promising screenwriter and a woman who fantasizes about becoming the star of his next film. As the two pursue their affair, they enter into a fantasy film that in the end will never be made
La Bella del Alhambra The Belle of the "Alhambra" ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rachel works as a chorus girl in a carnival atmosphere where dancers are expected to be prostitutes. She aspires to perform in the Alhambra, a theater for fine talent. The film recreates the atmosphere of Havana theater life in the 1920s and 1930s
Historias de la revolución ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three dramatizations of the events in Cuba during the 1950s
Una novia para David ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young Cuban begins an amorous pursuit of his high school's beauty but finds himself falling for the honesty and charm of a less attractive girl
Memorias del subdesarrollo Memories of underdevelopment by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un dueño burgués decide quedarse en Cuba después de la revolución y tiene que examinar su vida y sus valores en un entorno social y político nuevo
 
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Languages
Spanish (48)