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Title Santitos [videorecording] / Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía fondo par la produccíon Cinematográfica de Calidad, Co. Tabasco Films fondo de Fomento a la Calidad Cinematográfia, Mact Productions fonds sud cinema ; C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures ; Goldheart Pictures ; producers, Alejandro Springall, Claudia Florescando ; writer, Maria Amparo Escandon ; director, Alejandro Springall.
Published Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2003.
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 Music & Media - Circulating Videos  PN1997 .S268 2003    IN LIBRARY
Edition Widescreen ed.
Description 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Cinema latino
Cinema latino.
Credits Director of photography, Xavier Perez Grobet ; editor, Carol Dysinger ; original music, Carlo Nicolau, Rosino Serrano.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
Based on the novel by María Amparo Escondón.
System Reqs DVD; Dolby digital surround.
Cast Delores Heredia, Demian Bichir, Alberto Estrella.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Summary After the widowed Esperanza loses her daughter to a rare virus, she searches her faith for an explanation. When St. Jude appears to her and tells her that her daughter is still alive, Esperanza becomes convinced her daughter was kidnapped and sold as a sex slave. Becoming a prostitute, she sets out to find her daughter in Tijuana. She eventually finds her way to Los Angeles where she unexpectedly finds true love.
Awards Cartagena Film Festival, 2000: Golden India Catalina - Best Actress (Dolores Heredia); Best Production Design (Eugenio Caballero, Salvador Parra).
Language Spanish dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles. Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Genre Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Motion pictures, Mexican.
Feature films.
Related Names Springall, Alejandro.
Florescando, Claudia.
Escandón, María Amparo. Esperanza's box of saints. Spanish.
Heredia, Dolores.
Bichir, Demián, 1963-
Estrella, Alberto.
Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía.
Cinematográfica de Calidad (Firm)
Tabasco Films (Firm)
Fomento a la Calidad Cinematográfica (Firm)
Mact Productions.
C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures (Firm)
Goldheart Pictures (Firm)
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Publisher # 2009082 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
OCLC number 52995859