Chavela / Aubin Pictures presents a film by Catherine Gund and Daresha Kyi ; produced and directed by Catherine Gund, Daresha Kyi.

A look at the life of singer Chavela Vargas, whose passionate renditions of Mexican popular music and triumphant return to the stage late in life brought her international fame. Though she did not speak publically about her sexual orientation until age 81, she pushed social boundaries throughout her...

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Other Authors: Gund, Catherine, (director of photography,), Vargas, Chavela, (on-screen participant.), Benarroch, Elena, 1955- (on-screen participant.), Bosé, Miguel, 1956- (on-screen participant.), Felipe, Liliana, (on-screen participant.), Cuevas, Natalia, (director of photography.), Gutiérrez Orío, Paula, (director of photography.), Talmi, Gil, 1968- (composer (expression))
Format: DVD
Language:Spanish
English
Published: Chicago, IL : Music Box Films, 2017.
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Summary:A look at the life of singer Chavela Vargas, whose passionate renditions of Mexican popular music and triumphant return to the stage late in life brought her international fame. Though she did not speak publically about her sexual orientation until age 81, she pushed social boundaries throughout her career by wearing men's clothing on stage and singing love songs addressed to women.
Item Description:Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Wide screen (1.85:1 aspect ratio).
Special features: Directors' feature commentary with Catherine Gund and Daresha Kyi, filmmaker Q&A from New York premiere, interview from the Berlin Film Festival with Catherine Gund and Daresha Kyi, extended Chavela interview from 1991, "Sombras" live performance, theatrical trailer.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Format:DVD; NTSC; region 1; 5.1 surround and 2.0 stereo; Dolby digital.
Production Credits:Directors of photography, Catherine Gund, Natalia Cuevas, Paula Gutierrez ; editor, Carla Gutierrez ; music, Gil Talmi.
ISBN:751778950942
00751778950942