WorldCat Identities

Instituto Nicaragüense de Cine

Overview
Works: 12 works in 19 publications in 2 languages and 276 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Film adaptations  Interviews  Fiction 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.43
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Instituto Nicaragüense de Cine
Alsino y el condor Alsino and the condor ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in Spanish and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Nicaragua, this film depicts the clash between Central American governments and Sandinista rebels. It is the story of a boy's dream of flying above the madness of the world around him
Bread and dignity open letter from Nicaragua ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Combining historic newsreel footage with contemporary interviews, the film reviews Somoza's rule in Nicaragua and the events leading to the 1979 Sandinista revolution. It then deals with the recovery effort: literacy, women's employment, and women's involvement in the defense of the country
Historia de un cine comprometido History of a committed cinema ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows the work of the Nicaraguan Film Institute (Incine), a part of the Sandinistan government in Nicaragua. It outlines the difficult technical, cinematic and political tasks INCINE confronted as it strove to build a national film industry
Alsino y el condor ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Nicaragua, this film depicts the clash between Central American governments and Sandinista rebels. It is the story of a boy's dream of flying above the madness of the world around him
Rompiendo el silencio ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1984 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrayal of a Telcor project to lay telephone lines across Nicaragua
El Señor Presidente ( Visual )
in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"La inconcebible muerte del coronel Parrales a manos de un idiota, desencadena una oleada de crímenes e intrigas políticas cuyos hilos son manejados en la oscuridad por el señor Presidente."--Container
The Centerfielder ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Set in a prison during the time of the Somoza dictatorship, a prisoner who plays baseball is interrograted by a prison official
Estos si pasaran ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Impressions of a group of U.S. citizens who traveled to Nicaragua to help with the coffee harvest, despite the threat of "contra" attacks. The diary of one member of the group, Gadfrey Boehim, who is a veteran of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade, provides the only narration for the film
Pan y dignidad carta abierta de Nicaragua ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Combining historic newsreel footage with contemporary interviews, the film reviews Somoza's rule in Nicaragua and the events leading to the 1979 Sandinista revolution
Los centinelas Guardian of the people's happiness ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A propaganda film dealing with the training and purpose of the Sandinista police force. Dramatized cases of crimes and their solutions serve to illustrate its crime-solving capabilities
Mujeres de la frontera Women from the border ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
El conjuro de las plantas flora medicinal cubana ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in Spanish and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes 2 programs. The 1st program describes the use of plants in Cuba in traditional medicine as well as in the pharmaceutical industry of today.The 2nd program discusses the uses of medicinal plants found in Puebla, Mexico
 
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Languages
Spanish (11)
English (8)