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The Resource Almost a woman., a production of ALT Films for ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American Collection ; director, Betty Kaplan

Almost a woman., a production of ALT Films for ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American Collection ; director, Betty Kaplan

Label
Almost a woman.
Title
Almost a woman.
Statement of responsibility
a production of ALT Films for ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American Collection ; director, Betty Kaplan
Contributor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At age thirteen, Esmeralda, is the oldest child of six. She shoulders the responsibility of learning English as her mother's interpreter and guide through the challenges of their new life in America. Mami is the passionate and beautiful mother who moves the family to the U.S. seeking medical care for her son's chronically infected foot. Tata, Esmeralda's stoical grandmother, is the matriarch of the American ranch of the family
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Exxon Mobil Masterpiece Theatre's American collection
Credits note
Music, Lee Holdridge
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.E44
LC item number
A46678 2006
PerformerNote
Ana Maria Lagasca, Wanda De Jesus, Miriam Colón
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lagasca, Ana Maria
  • De Jesús, Wanda
  • Colon, Miriam
  • Holdridge, Lee
  • Kaplan, Betty
  • Santiago, Esmeralda
  • PBS Home Video
  • ALT Films
Runtime
120
Series statement
  • PBS pictures
  • ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • English language
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Families
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Almost a woman., a production of ALT Films for ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American Collection ; director, Betty Kaplan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Adapted by Esmeralda Santiago from her novel of the same title
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1101591
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780793691494
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006507
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
EMAC606
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1101591
  • (Sirsi) 1101591
  • (OCoLC)68965978
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Almost a woman., a production of ALT Films for ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre's American Collection ; director, Betty Kaplan
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Adapted by Esmeralda Santiago from her novel of the same title
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1101591
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780793691494
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887006507
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
EMAC606
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1101591
  • (Sirsi) 1101591
  • (OCoLC)68965978
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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