Food for the ancestors / produced, directed, edited by Jan Thompson ; written by Bruce Kraig ; Food for Thought Productions, Inc..
Contributor(s): Thompson, Jan [drt, pro, flm, cmp] | Kraig, Bruce [aus, hst] | Avey, John [cng] | Cella, David [cng] | Rivera, Erasmo [cng] | PBS Home Video | Food for Thought Productions, Inc.Material type: FilmPublisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, c2006Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0793691338; 9780793691333.Other title: Mexican celebration of the Days of the Dead [Subtitle on container:].Subject(s): All Souls' Day -- Mexico -- Puebla de ZaragozaDDC classification: 394.266
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Originally produced as a documentary television program in 1999.
Camera, John Avey, David Cella, Erasmo Rivera ; music, Jan Thompson.
Producer/director/editor, Jan Thompson ; writer, Bruce Kraig.
Host, Bruce Kraig.
Presents Mexican customs relating to the care and remembrance of the dead as celebrated in the culturally rich state of Puebla. Focuses on folk arts related to the celebration, such as weaving, pottery, dance, and preparation of special foods.
DVD, NTSC; full screen presentation; stereo; region 1.
In English with Optiponal English subtitles; Closed-captioned.