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The motorcycle diaries = Diarios de motocicleta / Focus Films ; produced by Michael Nozik, Edgard Tenenbaum, Karen Tenkhoff ; screenplay by Jose Rivera ; director, Walter Salles.

Salles, Walter. (Added Author). García Bernal, Gael, 1978- (Added Author). Serna, Rodrigo de la, 1976- (Added Author). Maestro, Mía. (Added Author). Santaolalla, Gustavo. (Added Author). Rivera, José, 1955- (Added Author). Guevara, Che, 1928-1967 Notas de viaje. (Added Author). Granado, Alberto, 1922-2011 Con el Che por Sudamérica. (Added Author). Nozik, Michael. (Added Author). Tenenbaum, Edgard. (Added Author). Tenkhoff, Karen. (Added Author). Drexler, Jorge. (Added Author). Universal Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Focus Films Ltd. (Added Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lehigh Valley Library System.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System. (Show preferred library)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethlehem Main Library DVD (Text) 33062006970116 Adult DVD Fiction Available -
Bethlehem South Side Branch DVD SPANISH (Text) 33062007958680 Spanish DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1417022043
  • ISBN: 9781417022045
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Anamorphic widescreen version.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Universal Studios, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Based on the books Notas de viaje, by Ernesto Guevara, and Con el Che por Sudamérica, by Alberto Granado.
Special features: Deleted scenes; the making of "The motorcycle diaries"; "A moment with Gael García Bernal"; "Toma Uno ('Take one') with Gael García Bernal"; "Music of the road : an interview with composer Gustavo Santaolalla."
Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Eric Gautier ; editor, Daniel Rezende ; music, Jorge Drexler, Gustavo Santaolalla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Cast: Gael García Bernal, Mía Maestro, Rodrigo de la Serna.
Summary, etc.:
Filmed adaptation of Cuban revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara's journals of a road trip across South America. As a young, pre-revolution Guevara, a 23-year-old medical student in 1952, he traveled across the South American continent on a motorcyle with his friend Alberto Granado who co-wrote the source material. As they embark on their journey, both young men come of age and find their individual world views broadened farther than they ever expected.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
Spanish or French language track with optional subtitles in English or French.
Subject: Guevara, Che, 1928-1967 > Travel > South America > Drama.
Guevara, Che, 1928-1967 > Diaries > Drama.
Granado, Alberto, 1922-2011 > Travel > South America > Drama.
Motorcycling > South America > Drama.
Revolutionaries > Latin America > Biography > Drama.
South America > Social conditions > Drama.

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