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Corpus [videorecording] : a home movie for Selena / producer/director, Lourdes Portillo.

Portillo, Lourdes (Added Author). Xochitl Films (Firm) (Added Author). Women Make Movies (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Library Reserve Desk DVD 4683 37684001058857 Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (49 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Women Make Movies, 1999, p1998.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Faculty reserve.
Material for LSOC-220 (Denisch).
Originally broadcast on the PBS television program POV.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Videographer, Emiko Omori ; editor, Vivien Hillgrove.
Summary, etc.:
Corpus focuses on Selena's fans on both sides of the border, who saw her as a symbol of hope and cultural pride. Includes interviews with personal friends, family, and fans, intercut with archival footage of performances and appearances at awards ceremonies, and news coverage about her murder and the memorial service in Corpus Christi.
System Details Note:
DVD format.
Language Note:
Some parts in Spanish with English subtitles.
Subject: Selena, 1971-1995
Tejano musicians > Biography.
Mexican American women singers > Biography.
Hispanic American women > Biography.

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