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Title Che [videorecording] / IFC Films ; Wild Bunch ; Telecinco Cinema ; directed by Steven Soderbergh ; produced by Laura Bickford and Benicio Del Toro ; executive producers, Frederic W. Brost and Gregory Jacobs, Alvaro Augustin, Belén Atienza, Alvaro Longoria, Brahim Chioua, Vincent Maraval, Philip Elway ; director of photography, Peter Andrews ; Wild Bunch and Telecinco present a Laura Bickford, Telecinco Cinema, Morena Films production ; Guerrilla Films, LLC.
Published [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, c2009.
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LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Media - Circulating DVDs  PN1997.2 .C438 2009    DUE 04-28-14
  
Edition Director approved special ed.
Description 3 videodiscs (271 min.) : sd., b&w & col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (19 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 19 cm.) + 1 folded movie poster (36 x 24 cm. folded to 18 x 12 cm.)
Series Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 496.
Credits Production designer, Antxón Gómez ; edited by Pablo Zumárraga ; music, Alberto Iglesias ; chief consultant, Jon Lee Anderson ; costume designer, Bina Daigeler ; screenplay, Peter Buchman, Benjamin A. Van der Veen.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
Booklet includes essay, "Why Che?", by film critic Amy Taubin.
Part 1 based on the book: Reminiscences of the Cuban Revolutionary War / Ernesto Che Guevara. Part 2 based on the book: The bolivian diary / by Ernesto Che Guevara.
Contents Part 1. Che. Part one / screenplay by Peter Buchman (135 min.) -- Part 2. Che. Part two / screenplay by Peter Buchman and Benjamin A. van der Veen (136 min.) -- The supplements. Making "Che" ; End of a revolution ; "Che" and the digital cinema revolution! ; Interviews from Cuba.
Note Special features: Disc 1. Optional audio commentary featuring journalist and Che biographer Jon Lee Anderson; Theatrical trailer (3 min.). Disc 2. Optional audio commentary featuring Anderson. Disc 3. "Making 'Che'" documentary feature (50 min.); "End of a revolution" documentary on Che's death (1968, 26 min.); "'Che' and the digital cinema revolution!" technical featurette (34 min.); Part 1 deleted scenes (16 min.); Part 2 deleted scenes (6 min.); "Interviews from Cuba" collection of first-hand participant and historian accounts (36 min.).
System Reqs DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen 2.39:1 aspect ratio (part 1) and 1.78:1 aspect ratio (part 2); Dolby digital surround 5.1.
Cast Benicio Del Toro, Demián Bichir, Santiago Cabrera, Vladimir Cruz, Alfredo de Quesada, Jsu García, Kahlil Méndez, Elvira Mínguez, Andrés Manuel Munar, Julia Ormond, Jorge Perugorría, Edgar Ramírez, Victor Rasuk, Othello Rensoli, Armando Riesco, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Roberto Luis Santana, Norman Santiago Rivera, Rodrigo Santoro, Unax Ugalde, Roberto Urbina, Yul Vázquez, Carlos Bardem, Joaquim de Almeida, Pablo Durán, Eduard Fernández, Marc-André Grondin, Óscar Jaenada, Cristian Mercado, Jordi Mollà, Gastón Pauls, Antonio Peredo, Lou Diamond Phillips, Franka Potente, Néstor Rodulfo, Mark Umbers.
Summary A portrait of the man who overthrew a dictatorship and became a revolutionary before his life was ended. Includes both Che Part One: The Argentine and Part Two: Guerrilla and bonus features.
Language In Spanish and English with optional English or Spanish voiceover (part 1) and optional English subtitles.
Subject Guevara, Che, 1928-1967 -- Drama.
Guerrillas -- Cuba -- Drama.
Guerrillas -- Latin America -- Drama.
Cuba -- History -- Revolution, 1959 -- Drama.
Genre Biographical films.
Historical films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Related Names Soderbergh, Steven, 1963- Cinematographer, Director.
Bickford, Laura, Producer.
Toro, Benicio del, 1967- Producer, Actor.
Brost, Frederic W, Producer.
Jacobs, Gregory, Producer.
Augustín, Álvaro, Producer.
Atienza, Belén, Producer.
Longoria, Alvaro, Producer.
Chioua, Brahim, Producer.
Maraval, Vincent, Producer.
Elway, Philip, Producer.
Buchman, Peter, Screenwriter.
Van der Veen, Benjamin A, Screenwriter.
Bichir, Demián, 1963- Actor.
Cabrera, Santiago, Actor.
Cruz, Vladimir, Actor.
Quesada, Alfredo de, 1976- Actor.
Garcia, Jsu, Actor.
Méndez, Kahlil, Actor.
Mínguez, Elvira, Actor.
Munar, Andrés Manuel, Actor.
Ormond, Julia, Actor.
Perugorría, Jorge, Actor.
Ramírez, Édgar, 1977- Actor.
Rasuk, Victor, 1984- Actor.
Rensoli, Othello, 1962- Actor.
Riesco, Armando, 1977- Actor.
Sandino Moreno, Catalina, 1981- Actor.
Santana, Roberto Luis, Actor.
Santiago Rivera, Norman, Actor.
Santoro, Rodrigo, 1975- Actor.
Ugalde, Unax, Actor.
Urbina, Roberto, 1983- Actor.
Vazquez, Yul, Actor.
Bardem, Carlos, 1963- Actor.
Almeida, Joaquim de, 1957- Actor.
Durán, Pablo, 1967- Actor.
Fernández, Eduard, Actor.
Grondin, Marc-André, Actor.
Jaenada, Óscar, 1975- Actor.
Mercado, Cristian, Actor.
Mollá, Jordi, Actor.
Pauls, Gastón, 1972- Actor.
Peredo, Antonio, Actor.
Phillips, Lou Diamond, 1962- Actor.
Potente, Franka, 1974- Actor.
Rodulfo, Néstor, 1972- Actor.
Umbers, Mark, Actor.
Gómez, Antxón, Designer.
Zumárraga, Pablo, Film editor.
Iglesias, Alberto, Composer.
Anderson, Jon Lee, Consultant, Commentator.
Daigeler, Bina, Costume designer.
Taubin, Amy, Writer of accompanying material.
Guevara, Che, 1928-1967. Pasajes de la Guerra Revolucionaria.
Guevara, Che, 1928-1967. Diario del Che en Bolivia.
IFC Films.
Wild Bunch (Firm)
Telecinco (Firm)
Morena Films.
Guerrilla Films (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN 9781604651928
160465192X
Standard # 715515049511
Publisher # CC1855D The Criterion Collection
OCLC number 495569772