WorldCat Identities

Vídeo ICAIC

Overview
Works: 83 works in 139 publications in 1 language and 819 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 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amada tells the story of a beautiful woman trapped in herself, in constant struggle with her senses and emotions, while offering us sketches of the political and social environment of Havana in 1914
Suite Habana ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 37 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
La vida es silbar by Fernando Pérez Valdés( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 24 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
Un Hombre de éxito A successful man by Humberto Solás( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of an opportunist from 1932 to 1959, his revolutionary brother, tragic mother, and sad loves
Lista de espera Waiting list by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )
3 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 20 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
A Successful man un hombre de exito ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 19 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
Hello, Hemingway by Fernando Pérez Valdés( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 18 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
Se permuta by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 18 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
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
Las doce sillas by tomas (director) Gutierrez alea( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rich woman decides, before dying, to hide the family jewels under a chair lining. An ex-proprietor and his ex-driver find this out and undertake a desperate search for the treasure, which gives rise to amusing situations and incredible adventures
Las profecías de Amanda ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of a girl who, since birth, has had the gift of prophecy
Historias de la revolución ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three dramatizations of the events in Cuba during the 1950's
Vampiros en la Habana Vampires in Havana ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 14 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
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
The Machado dictatorship is seen through the eyes of Rachel, a woman who remembers her struggle and sacrifices to become a star burlesque entertainer at the Alhambra, a popular club for male viewers only. Many scenes from the burlesque musical theater of Cuba are intermingled with scenes from Rachel's life as she rises from obscure poverty to acclaim. The viewer is painfully aware of the limited options available to women at this time in history, yet the protagonist is determined to perform on her own terms. The film is full of political references providing a credible historical representation of the late 1920s and early 1930s
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
Amor vertical by Arturo Sotto Díaz( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 14 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
Le siècle des lumières ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 14 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
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
Hasta cierto punto by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea( Visual )
3 editions published in 1983 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un triángulo amoroso que sorprenderá al espectador con un inesperado final
 
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Languages
Spanish (49)