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La Ultima Cena [videorecording] = The last supper / El Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industria Cinematográficos ; argumento y dirección, T.G. Alea
Alternate Title Title on disc label and container: Last Supper [videorecording]
[United States] : New Yorker Video, [2008]
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  PN1997 .U47 2008    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Slaveholders -- Cuba -- Drama
Christianity -- Drama
Slaves -- Cuba -- Drama
Last Supper -- Drama
Slavery -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Cuba -- Drama
Feature films
Historical films
Fiction films
Foreign films
Physical Description 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD, letterboxed
Language In Spanish with optional English subtitles
Cast Nelson Villagra, Silvano Rey, Luis Alberto Garcia, Jose Antonio Rodriguez, Samuel Claxton, Mario Balmaseda, Idelfonso Tamayo, Julio Hernandez, Tito Junco
Credits Produced by Santiago Llapur and Camilo Vives; cinematography by Mario Garcia Joya; original music by Leo Brouwer
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1976
Special features: scene selections; booklet interview with director Tomás Gutiérrez Alea
Summary The film is a dazzling moral tale of a pious late-eighteenth-century slaveholder who decides to improve his soul and instruct his slaves in the glories of Christianity by inviting 12 of them to participate in a reenactment of the Last Supper
Alternate Author Gutiérrez Alea, Tomás, 1928-1996
García Joya, Mario, 1938-
Brouwer, Leo, 1939-
Villagra, Nelson
Rey, Silvano
García, Luis Alberto, 1962-
Rodríguez, José Antonio
Instituto Cubano de Arte e Industria Cinematográfica
New Yorker Video (Firm)

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