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Vídeo ICAIC

Overview
Works: 95 works in 150 publications in 2 languages and 849 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
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 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecilia: In 1830 Cuba, the son of a rich colonial family falls in love with a proud, beautiful but poor mulatto girl. His father, however, wants him to marry a woman from his own social class
Amada( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 68 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

Shows a simple day in the life of ten ordinary people of Havana. There are neither interviews nor dialogue nor narration: only images, sound and music to express cinematographically the everyday events of a peculiar and unique reality. Each of the characters represents the diversity of the social groups found in the city
Un Hombre de éxito = A successful man by Humberto Solás( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 37 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
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 Tabio.( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 16 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
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

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
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 1950s
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

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
Antología de Santiago Alvarez( Visual )

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

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
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

Un granjero campesino se hace soldado en la revolución cubana en esta comedia excéntrica de aventura. Su cinismo sano hacia la policía, los propietarios ricos, y el gobierno le sirve bien después de que se reune con una guerilla mujer. Llega a ser un teniente mientras espera la señal de que la rebelión empieze
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
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
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
 
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