Blossoms of fire

Language and/or Subtitles: Spanish
Format: DVD 2006
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Northland Public Library Documentaries DOCUMENTARY 306.859 B62 (DVD)
Location  Northland Public Library
Collection  Documentaries
Call Number  DOCUMENTARY 306.859 B62 (DVD)
The beauty and strength of the women of the Juchitan have inspired legends and songs for centuries, as well as recent tabloid stories of male harems and free love. Separate fact from folklore and sensationalism from sociology.
Extras: Sketches of Juchitán 1992 (22 min.) / an Intrepidas Films Production ; directed, produced & edited by Maureen Gosling ; camera, Ellen Osborne, Maureen Gosling, c2006
photo galleries: The filming of Blossoms of fire / by Maureen Gosling. Placeres de mi tierre = Pleasures of my mind / by Martha Toledo.

Additional Information
Subjects Zapotec women -- Mexico -- Juchitán de Zaragoza -- Social conditions.
Zapotec women -- Mexico -- Juchitán de Zaragoza -- Economic conditions.
Zapotec Indians -- Mexico -- Juchitán de Zaragoza -- Social life and customs.
Matriarchy -- Mexico -- Juchitán de Zaragoza.
Businesswomen -- Mexico -- Juchitán de Zaragoza.
Sex role -- Mexico -- Juchitán de Zaragoza.
Juchitán de Zaragoza (Mexico) -- Social life and customs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher New York :New Yorker Video,2006
Edition Full screen.
Contributors Gosling, Maureen.
Osborne, Ellen.
Hanna, Toni.
García de la Noceda, Maria Teressa.
Rorke-Levy, Pam.
Campbell, Obdulia Ruiz.
Augsburger, Deborah.
Toledo, Rosa Martha.
Aquilar, Soco.
Pérez Grobet, Xavier, 1964-
Intrépidas Productions.
New Yorker Video (Firm)
New Yorker Films.
Participants/Performers Narrator, Maureen Gosling ; The people of Juchitán Oaxaca: Rosa Martha Toledo ... [et al.] ; character voices, Soco Aquilar ... [et al.].
Other Contributors Cinematographer, Xavier Pérez Grobet ; live music, Jesús Henestrosa ... [et al.].
Language Spanish
In Spanish, English and Zapotec with English subtitles.
Notes Documentary.
"A New Yorker Films release."
Originally released in 2000.
"NYD 86106"--Container.
System Details DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (1 hr., 15 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 1567304362
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