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Vídeo ICAIC

Overview
Works: 95 works in 148 publications in 2 languages and 850 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Animated films  Documentary films  War films  Vampire films  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Videographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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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 126 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 67 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 by Fernando Pérez Valdés( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 43 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 )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 38 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( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 23 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
Se permuta = A house for swap by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 19 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
Le siècle des lumières by Humberto Solás( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in Spanish and French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young aristocratic cousins in 18th-century Havana befriend a French merchant who protects them from various intrigues and introduces them to the ideas of the French Enlightenment and Revolution. An epic adventure ensues, connecting their lives through the Haitian revolution, populist revolts in Paris, Freemason plots and peasant uprisings in Spain
Lista de espera = Waiting list by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un grupo diverso de cubanos que incluye un ingeniero joven que va a una finca a trabajar, una mujer joven que va a reunirse con su prometido español, un ciego, una pareja de matrimonio cansado, y un funcionario del Partido con su familia, se encuentra sin transporte en una pequeña estación de autobuses en el centro de Cuba cuando su autobus viejo tiene una avería. El funcionario de marcha andando, pero los otros poco a poco descubren que su situación compartida les une de tal manera que cuando por fin pueden irse ya no quieren hacerlo
Historias de la revolución by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three dramatizations of the events in Cuba during the 1950's
Del otro lado del cristal( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on "Operacion Peter Pan," during which thousands of Cuban children left Havana for Miami without their parents between 1960-1962
Hello, Hemingway( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the little village of San Francisco de Paula, Hemingway touches the life of a young girl who lives in a shack near La Vigia farm where he lived for 20 years. Taking place in 1956, the story relates events in the lives of Larita, her family and friends
Antología de Santiago Alvarez( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las profecías de Amanda by Pastor Vega( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a girl who, since birth, has had the gift of prophecy
Amor vertical by Arturo Sotto Díaz( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 13 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
Aventuras de Juan Quin Quin = The adventures of Juan Quin Quin by Julio García Espinosa( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peasant farmer becomes a soldier in the Cuban revolution in this offbeat adventure comedy. His healthy cynicism towards the police, wealthy landlords, and the government serves him well after he joins up with a female guerilla. He rises to become a lieutenant as he waits for the signal for the rebellion to begin
Vampiros en la Habana = Vampires in Havana by Juan Padrón( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La historia de un vampiro tocador de trompeta quien se crió con un suero que hace que los vampiros pueden funcionar durante el día. Bandas de vampiros europeos y americanos combaten por controlar este suero
Memorias del subdesarrollo = Memories of underdevelopment by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is Cuba in 1962. Sergio, a bourgeois intellectual of near forty years, remains single after his wife, Laura, decides to leave Cuba for Miami. He thinks that, finally, he will have time to write but finds himself unable to adapt to the new form of life. He remembers the past and compares it with his present to discover that the old values have collapsed. Finally, he wanders helplessly in his apartment while Cuba prepares for an invasion as the American answer to the installation of Soviet missiles on the island
Hasta cierto punto = Up to a certain point by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea( Visual )

3 editions published in 1983 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un triángulo amoroso que sorprenderá al espectador con un inesperado final
Benny : an adventure story by Jorge Luis Sánchez( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"El Benny is a movie that travels through three stages of the life of the legendary Cuban musician Benny Moré, including the time when he lived in Mexico. Without intending to be a biography, El Benny shows the tragic life and deciation to art of one of the greatest myths in Latin America's 20th century music."--Container
Una novia para David( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 12 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
 
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Languages
Spanish (51)

French (1)