Mexico



Documentary films

1982, la decision del presidente. Mexico: ESRU Fundacion Espinosa Rugarcia: Detalle Films: Centro de Estudios Espinosa Yglesias, [2009?]. DVD, región not specified. An economic crisis during the Lopez Portillo administration culminates in one of the most momentous decisions for the economic and political life of modern Mexico. This documentary sheds new light on the end of Mexico's revolutionary nationalism and the beginning of a new era.

El aborto en la iglesia católica: entre la infalibilidad y el probabilismo. UNAM, 2001. VHS.

El aborto inducido: observaciones sobre el debate reciente. UNAM, 2001. VHS.

Acme & Co.  Eurolatinoamericana, 2006, 2008.  DVD.  Documentary on the last itinerant film exhibitors in northern Mexico and along the U.S.-Mexican border.

Adolfo Ruiz Cortines: el apogeo del sistema. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican presidents.

Adolfo Ruiz Cortines: el jugador de dominó. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican presidents.

Adonde vas, loco. [Mexico]: Producciones ORCO, 2008. DVD. Documentary on young Mexican illegal immigrants into the United States and the hardships they face.

Adiós a la izquierda?  Canalseisdejulio, 2008.  DVD.  Looks at defining moments for the political left in Mexico during the 20th century.

El Alcazar de Chapultepec : Museo Nacional de Historia. CONACULTA, INAH, 2000. VHS. Tours Chapultepec castle.

Alonso’s dream . Danièle Lacourse, Yvan Patry. Alter-Ciné, First Run/Icarus Films, 2001. VHS. Focuses on the impact the Zapatista revolution and paramilitary violence have had on the daily lives of Mayan peasants in Chiapas.

Aportaciones de los pueblos indígenas a una cultura de paz: Rigoberta Menchú Tum en la Universidad de Colima . Fundación Rigoberta Menchú Tum, Universidad de Colima, 1996. VHS. Speech presented on April 26, 1996.

Atenco: the machete rebellion . Greg Berger, Adán Xicotencatl, Constantino Miranda. Gringoyo Productions, 2002. VHS. Confrontation with Mexican government in Atenco over plans to build airport.

Álvaro Obregón: el vértigo de la victoria. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican presidents.

Aventuras en Foxilandia . Carlos Mendoza. Canal Seis de Julio, 2004, 2005. DVD. Looks at the administration of Vicente Fox in Mexico.

The Aztecs. Elizabeth Baquedano, Ruth Wood. Cromwell Productions, Eagle Rock Entertainment, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1999. VHS. Aztec history and culture.

Aztecs. Conaculta, INAH, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2003. VHS. Aztec art, including 2002/2003 exhibition of Aztec culture at London’s Royal Academy.

La batalla de las cruces. CIESAS, 2005. DVD. On the serial murders of women in Ciudad Juárez.

Benito Juárez: vida y obra . Video Estudio Sanba, 1998. VHS. Life of Mexican president from Oaxaca.

Un beso a esta tierra.  Daniel Goldberg.  National Center for Jewish Film, 1995, 200?  DVD.  History of Jewish immigration to Mexico.

Beyond the border / Más allá de la frontera . Ari López Palos. Dos Vatos Production, Kentucky Network, 2001. VHS. Documents immigrant experience between the U.S. and Michoacán, Mexico.

Blossoms of fire / Ramo de fuego . Ellen Osborne, Maureen Gosling. Intrépidas Productions, 2000. VHS. Follows lives of five Zapotec women.

The border . Paul Espinosa. KPBS, Espinosa Productions, 1999. VHS. Examines the evolving relationship between Mexico and the United States.

Border visions / Visiones fronterizas . About Time Productions, 2000. VHS. Documents the environmental and public health consequences of the economic boom on the U.S.-Mexico Border Region.

Borderline cases: environmental matters at the United States-Mexico border . Lynn Corcoran. Bullfrog Films, 1997. VHS. Investigates the environmental impact of the nearly 2,000 factories - maquiladoras - that have been built in Mexico at the U.S.-Mexico border by multinational corporations from the U.S., Asia, and Europe.

Braceros: de retaguardia productiva a olvidados . Sergio Chávez, Ariel Mojica M., Areli Veloz Contreras. 2005. VHS. A documentary look back at the Bracero Program.

Brujo . Claudine Viallon. 1978. L ibrary use only. Shamanism among the Mazatec Indians of Oaxaca, Mexico and two Mayan Indian groups in southern Mexico and Guatemala.

Calakmul. David Huerta. CONACULTA, INAH, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican literature and archaeology.

Calaveras . Denise Richards . Dog's Life Productions, 1996. VHS. Day of the Dead celebrations.

Camaristas: autorretratos indígenas . Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social, 2001. VHS. Documentary on project that became the Archivo Fotográfico Indígena based in San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas.

Cañón de Juchipila . Miguel León Portilla. TV UNAM, 1990. VHS. Documentary on the Battle of Mixtón (1541-1542) in Zacatecas.

Cantares y añoranzas huastecas en Tamaulipas. VHS.

Cantona. Carmen Boullosa. CONACULTA, INAH, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican literature and archaeology.

Caracoles: new paths of resistance . Chiapas Media Production, 2003. VHS. Issues of self-government in Zapatista indigenous villages.

Carlos Fuentes . World of Ideas with Bill Moyers, 1988. VHS. Interview.

Carlos Monsivais.  Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2007.  DVD. Interview with the Mexican writer and journalist.

Los Casasola . Sergio Raúl Arroyo, Carmen Gaitán. Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes, INAH, 1997. VHS. Photographs from the Casasola Archive depict Mexico City from 1910-1940.

Cause for murder: fighting corruption in Mexico.  Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2002, 2006.  DVD.

Central America : the burden of time . Michael Wood. Maryland Public Television, Ambrose Video Publishing, 1992. VHS. Discusses Teotihuacán and Tenochtitlán in Mexico; various Mayan sites in Mexico and Guatemala and Copán in Honduras; and has extensive information on Indian rituals in Chichicastenango.

Chiapas, diálogo bajo amenaza . Carlos Mendoza. Canal 6 de Julio, 1995. VHS. Chronology of events in Chiapas from February-August 1995.

Chiapas, la otra guerra . Carlos Mendoza. Canal 6 de Julio, 1994. VHS. Report on the goals of the EZLN.

Chiapas: la utopía armada en la mira y en la conciencia . Hiram Torres, Cristina Barrajas. PRD, 1994. VHS. News footage and discussions on the Zapatista uprising in 1994.

Chiapas: landscape after battle.  Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1994, 2003.  DVD.

Chiapas : landscape after battle . TV UNAM, Films for the Humanities, 1994, 1999. VHS. Examines thirty-year conflict between the Mexican government and the indigenous people of Chiapas. Alternate title Chiapas : the inside story.

Chiapas Media Project. La familia indigena / The indigenous family . Chiapas Media Project, 1998. VHS. Two short documentaries, one documents the work of the CMP and the other examines a community in Chiapas.

Chicana . Sylvia Morales. Women Make Movies, 1990. VHS. Traces the role of Mexican/Chicana women from pre-Columbian times to the present.

Children of Zapata . Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Filmakers Library, 1994. VHS. Describes the EZLN’s struggle for democratic reform.

El chogüi: a Mexican immigrant story . Félix Zurita. Filmakers Library, 2001. VHS. Documents six years in the life of a young Oaxacan man who enters the United States illegally to work in California.

Chul stes bil lum qui, nal / The sacred land . Chiapas Media Project, 2000. VHS. Chiapas in the nineties.

Cinco miradas británicas a la historia de México. SEP, CONACULTA, INAH, 1999. VHS. British and Mexican historians discuss Mexico’s history.

City of dreams: the disappearing women of Juárez . Bruno Sorrentino, Gianfranco Norelli. BBC, Filmakers Library, 2001. VHS. Explores reasons for the murders of young women in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico.

Ciudadanos o delincuentes?: la guerra oculta Mexico militarizado. Mexico: Canal seis de Julio, 2009. Addresses the issue of the militarization of public life in Mexico, a fact whose significance is unknown to most Mexicans.

Las compañeras tienen grado . EZLN, LAVA, 1995, 1998. VHS. Interviews with Zapatista women in Chiapas in 1994.

Compromiso cumplido. Oaxaca: Mal de Ojo TV, Comité de Liberación 25 de Noviembre, 2007. Recorded DVD, may not play on all DVD players. A documentary that denounces human rights violations committed by the government of Ulises Ruiz Ortiz during the social movements that shook Oaxaca in 2006 and which resulted in more than 25 murders recorded by the popular movement.

The conquest of Mexico . Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1992. VHS. The conquest of the Aztec empire in the sixteenth century.

Conquistadors . Michael Wood. PBS, BBC, 2001. VHS. Four part series on the discovery of the Americas by the Spanish conquistadors and the subsequent fall of the Aztec and Inca empires.

El contrato. Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2004, 2005.  DVD.  Looks at conditions for Mexican contract workers in Canada.

El corrido de la revolución mexicana . Emilio Larrosa, I gnacio López Tarso . Dirección General de Radio, Televisión y Cinematografía, Televisa, Films for the Humanities, 1983, 1991. VHS. Music of the Mexican revolution of the early twentieth century.

El corrido mexicano: Música y cuernos de chivo.  Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2007, 2008.  DVD.

Credencial para votar con fotografía . Instituto Federal Electoral, 1993. VHS. Explains Mexico’s system of voter registration cards.

Crossing borders: the journey of Carlos Fuentes . Novel Productions, KQED, Home Vision, RM Arts , 1989. VHS. Interview.

A Cry for freedom and democracy : Chiapas, Jan. 7-15 '94 . Che-Ché. Viewing Habits, 1994. VHS. Documentary on the Zapatista uprising.

Danza de conquista. [Mexico]: Comision Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indigenas, [2008]. DVD. Spanish and Zapotec.

Days of the dead: a living tradition.  Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2007.  DVD.  Discusses one of Mexico's most important annual festivals.

Death on a friendly border . Rachel Antell. Filmakers Library, 2001. VHS. Operation Gatekeeper on the border between Tijuana and San Diego.

De bandas vidas y otros sones. [Mexico]: Comision Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indigenas, [2008]. DVD. Spanish and Zapotec.

De carnaval a Xantolo . Antonio Meave. Programa de Desarrollo Cultural de la Huasteca, CONACULTA, 2002? VHS. Indigenous celebration of religious festivals in the Huasteca region.

De l'autre côté . Chantal Akerman. AMIP, Arte France, Paradise Films, Chemas I.S., Carré Noir-RTBF Liège, First Run/Icarus Films, 2002. VHS. Examines the problems confronted by poor Mexicans who try to emigrate to the United States illegally in hope of a better life. English title: From the other side.

Del olvido al no me acuerdo.  Juan Carlos Rulfo.  Facets, 2008.  DVD.  Juan Rulfo's life as reconstructed by his son.

Democracia indigena. Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources, 2005, 2000. Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2010. (Ethnographic video online). The indigenous rights movement in Mexico is illustrated by following the 1998 municipal elections in Huehuetla, Puebla. The film examines the dynamics of power, ethnicity, and religion at play as Totonac Indians seek to maintain their autonomy.

Democracia para imbeciles . Canal Seis de Julio, 2003. DVD. Critical look at Mexican political system.

Depuración integral del padrón . Instituto Federal Electoral, 1993. VHS. Explains election processes in Mexico.

El desafio indígena: la marcha zapatista . La Maroma Producciones, La Jornada, 2001. VHS. Follows the 2001 Zapatista caravan from Chiapas to the D.F.

El dia en que vienen los muertos. [Mexico]: Comision Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indigenas, [2008]. DVD. Spanish and Mazateco.

El dia la noche y los muertos . Alvaro Acosta. Calavera Productions, Filmakers Library, 1998. VHS. Dramatization of events surround All Souls’ Day in Patzcuaro.

Diálogos por México.  Noticieros Televisa, 2005-2006.  DVD.  Mexican presidential candidates running for election in 2006 from the four major political parties discuss their views.

Los días de los muertos / The days of the dead: a two year study in Tijuana, Mexico, 1981-1983 . M. Kathryn Callahan-Henderson. UCSD, 1983. VHS. Accompanies thesis.

Diki nima: medicina mazateca. [Mexico]: Comision Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indigenas, [2008]. DVD. Spanish and Mazateco.

Dónde estás Emiliano? Raúl González Nava. Once TV, 2004. DVD. Emiliano Zapata and the Mexican Revolution.

Las dos Fridas . Rodrigo Cataño. XEIPN Canal Once, 2003. DVD. Biography of Frida Kahlo.

Dragon over America: religion from Olmec to Aztec . Karl W. Luckert. 2000. VHS. Religion and mythology of Indians of Mexico.

Los dueños de la democracia . Carlos Mendoza, Mario Viveros. Canal Seis de Julio, 2006. DVD. Looks at the influence of a small group of millionaires on Mexican presidential politics.

Ecoparque . Michael Bedar. Environmental Productions, Sharp Eye Films, 2000. VHS. Approach to water re-use in Tijuana, Mexico.

Eight candles: the story of Mexico’s Jews by choice . Ishai Setton, Nicholas Woythaler, Sandro Halphen. Setton Sun Productions, LAVA, 2002. VHS. Documentary on converts to Judaism in Veracruz, Mexico.

Emerging powers (volume 3: Mexico). Wall Street Journal Video, 1996. VHS. Examines Mexico’s economic development.

En busca del misterio: la Virgen de Guadalupe . Mina, 1990. VHS. Discusses the origin of the painting of the Virgin of Guadalupe.

En clave de sol. Mexico: Comision Nacional Para el Desarrollo de Los Pueblos Indigenas, [2010?]. DVD-R. Focuses on establishing a music school in the town of Tlahuitoltepec, which highlights the social cohesion that music exercises in the region.

En el borde: el femicidio en Ciudad Juárez / On the edge : the femicide in Ciudad Juárez.   Illegal Art, 2006.  DVD. 

En el hoyo / In the pit.  Juan Carlos Rulfo.  La Luna Media Producciones, Kino International, 2006.  DVD.  The personal struggles behind the construction of a massive elevated freeway in Mexico City.

Encuentros de medicina maya. [Mexico]: Comision Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indigenas, [2008]. DVD. Spanish and Maya.

Ernesto Zedillo: la construcción de la democracia . Enrique Krauze, León Serment. RTC, Secretaría de Gobernación, 2000. VHS.

Escuela . Hannah Weyer. Women Make Movies, 2002. VHS. Education of children of Latino migrant workers in California, Mexico, and Texas.

Espacios de Juan Rulfo. Oscar Menéndez, Julio Estrada. Editorial La Rana del Sur, 2005? DVD. Reflections on the Mexican author.

Espíritu en movimiento: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.  TV-UNAM: Dirección General de Difusión Cultural, 2003.  DVD.

El eterno retorno:  testimonio de los indios kikapú.  Comisión Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indígenas, 200?  DVD.  On the lives of Kikapoo Indians living in Mexico.

Everyone their grain of sand. Beth Bird. Phoenix Productions, 2004. DVD. Examines the impact of global industrialization on land ownership in Tijuana.

Experiencias en la selva lacandona : agroecologia y autonomia. Enlace, Comunicacion y Capacitacion, 2001. VHS.

Familia indígena . Chiapas Media Project, 1998. VHS. Men and women discuss their individual and collective work in a Mayan community.

Fenómeno beisbol. Enrique Krauze, Juan Prieto. VHS. Mexican baseball.

Las formas de gobierno en la UNAM . Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 2002. VHS.

The five suns: a sacred history of Mexico . Patricia Hamlin. University of California Extension Center for Media and Independent Learning, 1996. VHS. Animated version of Mexican creation myth.

Foro de Gobernabil idad y Desarrollo Humano Sostenible: 2, 3 y 4 de septiembre de 1998, Ciudad de Puebla . 1998. VHS. Footage of presentations at the Foro, including “El reto de los gobiernos de los estados para el desarrollo sostenible,” “Los elementos fundamentales de los procesos de transición en América Latina,” and “La participación de la mujer para el cambio político y social en México,” among others.

Forum fronterizo . Our ports of entry and homeland security: a dialogue with Asa Hutchinson. Shannon Bradley. UCSD-TV, San Diego Dialogue, 2003. VHS.

Francisco I. Madero: el místico de la libertad. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican presidents.

Francisco Villa: el ángel y el fierro. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS. Pancho Villa.

Fraude: México, 2006.  Luis Mandoke.   Zafra Video, 2007.  DVD.  Documentary on the suspected fraud in the 2006 presidential election in Mexico.

El fraude según Fox . Carlos Mendoza, Mario Viveros, Nancy Ventura. Canal Seis de Julio, 2006. DVD. Examines the irregularities that took place in the July, 2, 2006 presidential election in Mexico.

The frescoes of Diego Rivera . Michael Camerini. Detroit Institute of Arts, Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, Secretaría de Educación Pública, Home Vision, 1986. VHS. Discusses work of Mexican muralist.

Frida Kahlo (1910-1954) . Roberto Guerra. Home Vision, 1983. VHS. Describes Mexican artist’s life and work.

Frida Kahlo & Tina Modotti.  Women Make Movies, 2007?  DVD.  Compares and contrasts the lives and works of the Mexican-born painter and the Italian-born photographer, both of whom worked in the context of women's lives, in Mexico, in art, in the Revolution.

Frida Kahlo: portrait of an artist . Leticia Schilman . Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2001. Documentary on the Mexican artist.

From here, from this side / De aca de este lado . Gloria Ribe. Women Make Movies, 1988. VHS. Mexico’s relationship with the United States.

From quarks to quasars: high atop the Baja : the National Observatory of Mexico . UCSD TV, 1996. VHS. A visit to the observatory.

Frontera. Mexico D.F.: Tycoon Entertainment, [2007?]. DVD (NTSC), region 4 and 1. Documentary on the history of the Mexican-American border region from 1846 until efforts by the United States to halt illegal immigration after the September 11 attacks.

The global assembly line . 1986. VHS. Portrays lives of workers in free trade zones, including Mexico’s border with the United States.

Grandes compositores.  Lions Gate Entertainment, 2007.  DVD. Details the lives of two of Mexico's great musical singer/songwriters, Jose Alfredo Jimenez and Salvador Flores Rivera. 

Gringotón / Gringo-thon . Greg Berger. LAVA, 2003. VHS. Difficulties of being a gringo in Mexico, particularly one who objects to American foreign policy.

El grito: México 1968.   Oriana Fallaci, José Rovirosa, Leobardo López Arteche.  Ensenada Films, El Centro Universitario de Estudios Cinematográficos,  CinemaFilms, 1970, 2007.  DVD.  A documentary on the conflicts that arose in Mexico in 1968.

La guerra de Chiapas . Lorenzo Meyer. Canal 6 de Julio, 1994. VHS. Begins with the events leading up to the Zapatista uprising of 1994 and then focuses on the uprising itself.

The guerrilla and the hope:  Lucio Cabañas / La guerrilla y la esperanza:  Lucio Cabañas.  Gerardo Tort. Facets Video, 2007.  DVD.  The life of teacher-turned-guerrilla leader Lucio Cabañas.

Granito de arena . Jill Freidberg. Corrugated Film, 2005. DVD. Public school system in Mexico.

Gustavo Díaz Ordaz: el rompecabezas. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican presidents.

Hacia la montaña / "Towards the mountain" : Chiapas : prayer for the weavers . Judith Gleason. Filmakers Library, 1999. VHS. Indigenous women weavers gather to pay homage to those who have suffered and died resisting oppression in Chiapas.

Halcones: terrorismo de estado . Carlos Mendoza. Canal Seis de Julio, Memoria y Verdad, 2006. DVD. Mexican paramilitary group active in the 1970s.

Harsh reality: Mexico's Nafta problem.  Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2006, 2008.  DVD.

La herencia del ciclón: la dinastía Arruza . Juan Prieto, Francisco Garcia Marañón, Diana Roldán. Editorial Clío, 2000. VHS. Documentary on famed Mexican bullfighter Carlos Arruza and his sons Manolo and Carlos.

Historia de Baja California.  Corredor Histórico CAREM, 2005.  DVD.  Lecture series on the history of exploration and settlement of Baja California.

Historia del beisbol mexicano. Brillo y sombra del diamante, 1950-2003 . Enrique Krauze, Juan Prieto. Editorial Clío, Televisa, 2003. VHS.

Historia de un documento: historie d’un document. Oscar Menéndez. Editorial La Rana del Sur, 2004. DVD. Filmed clandestinely in Lecumberrí prison in 1970 after the student demonstrations in 1968.

Historia del beisbol mexicano. La gran epopeya, 1847-1954. Enrique Krauze, Juan Prieto. Editorial Clío, 2003. VHS.

La historia oculta de Pancho Villa . Unidad Corporativa de Televisión, 1995. VHS. Documentary with photographs and interviews.

Homosexualidad: un tabú que se derrumba. Mujeres a debate: momimiento femenista . TV UNAM, 1996. VHS. Two television documentaries, first explores what it means to be homosexual in Mexico and the second examines the women’s rights movement in Mexico.

The hunt for Pancho Villa . Paul Espinosa. 1993. VHS. Life of the Mexican revolutionary hero.

Images of Mexican Los Angeles: views of the social and cultural history of the Mexican community of Los Angeles, 1781-1990s. Antonio Rios Bustamante. Cinema Guild, 1991. VHS.

El inmigrante.  John Sheedy, David Eckenrode, John Eckenrode.  Las Américas Film Network, 2007.  DVD.  Examines the Mexican and American border crisis through the story of Eusebio de Haro, a young Mexican migrant who was shot and killed during one of his journeys north.

In the land of plenty . Susana Aikin, Carlos Aparicio. Starfish Productions, Fonovisa, Filmakers Library, 1999. VHS. Follows Mexican migrant agricultural laborers in the strawberry fields of Watsonville, California.

In the shadow of the law . Paul Espinosa, Leo Chavez, Frank Christopher. KPBS , University of California, Extension Center For Media and Independent Learning, 1991. VHS. Issues faced by illegal Mexican immigrants in the United States.

Incidents of travel in Chichen Itza . Documentary Educational Resources, 1997. VHS. Depicts how New Agers, the Mexican state, tourists and 1920s archaeologists all contend to "clear" the site of the Maya city of Chichen Itza in order to produce their own idealized and unobstructed visions of "Maya" while the local Maya themselves struggle to occupy the site as vendors and artisans.

La industria textil y del vestido en Aguascalientes . Sergio Valdivia Flores. Universidad Autónoma de Aguascalientes, 1996. VHS. History of the textile and clothing industry in state of Aguascalientes.

Inosavi: (Tlaxiaco, tierra de nubes; Xantolo: (celebracion del Dia de Muertos). [Mexico]: Comision Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indigenas, [2008]. DVD.

Interrupción voluntaria del embarazo, un derecho vital de las mujeres. UNAM, 2001. VHS.

La isla de las almas / The island of the souls. Canal Once, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1996, 1999. VHS. Day of the Dead celebration.

L.E.A.R: The League of Revolutionary Writers and Artists.  Cinema Guild, 1987, 2006.  DVD.  Examines the history of the League of Revolutionary Writers and Artists, an organization founded in Mexico City in 1934.

Jalisco: anoranzas de mi pueblo. Fonovisa Records; Platino Records; Univision Music Group. [United States]: Distributed by Universal Music & Video Distribution Corp., [2005]. DVD. Revealing stunning videography and interesting narration of the most significant locations in the state. A treasure chest of cultural wonders, the state of Jalisco abound with majestic cities such as Guadalajara, Chapala, Octlan, and many, many more.

Juan Rulfo: a fondo . Joaquín Soler Serrano. Radiotelevisión Española, 1977, 1998. VHS. Interview with the Mexican author.

Juchitán, queer paradise . Patricio Henríquez. Macumba International, Filmakers Library Inc, 2002. VHS. Attitudes toward homosexuality in a Zapotec town.

Jorge el bueno: la vida de Jorge Negrete. Enrique Serno. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS.

José López Portillo: el presidente apostador. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican presidents.

The Lacandon Maya.  Filmakers Library, 2007.  DVD. In 1960 Canadian explorer Collin Hanney discovered a group of Mayan Indians living in the jungle near Chiapas who had escaped the Spanish conquest and preserved a way of life for 400 years.

Lacandona, medio siglo de sueños . Jan de Vos. Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social, 2001. VHS. Lives of the different groups who live in the Selva Lacandona.

Lázaro Cárdenas: el hombre y el mito. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican presidents.

Letters from the other side . Heather Courtney. Front Porch Films, 2006. DVD. Videos of women in Mexico separated from family members working in the United States.

La lucha de los movimientos feministas por despenalizar el aborto en México. UNAM, 2001. VHS.

Luminico. [Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico]: Luminico, [200-]. Recorded DVD, may not play in all DVD players. Luminico is a visual concert experience for live performers who interact with new technologies of audio and video, including photography, poetry, light design, and sound diffusion.

Little injustices. 1981. VHS. Conflict resolution in a Mexican village.

Luis Echeverría: el presidente predicador. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican presidents.

Manuel Avila Camacho: el general caballero. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican presidents.

Manuel Avila Camacho: la unidad nacional. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican presidents.

Maquila: a tale of two Mexicos . Saul Landau, Sonia Angulo. Media Vision, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Cinema Guild, 2000. VHS. Presents a variety of views on the maquiladoras.

Maquilapolis / City of factories . Vicky Funari, Sergio De La Torre. Grupo Factor X, Colectivo Chilpancingo, Promotoras por los Derechos de las Mujeres, CineMamás, 2006. DVD. Tijuana's assembly factories and the female laborers who have organized themselves for social action.

Mar de Cortés: frontera indómita . Editorial México Desconocido, 2001. VHS. A look at Mexico’s Sea of Cortés / Gulf of California.

Marcos, Marcos: el mundo indígena: rebelión en Chiapas. Oscar Menéndez. Editorial la Rana del Sur, 1994. DVD. Traces history of indigenous population.

María Félix: todas sus guerras. Editorial Clío, 2002. VHS.

Los más pequeños: un retrato del EZLN. Colectivo Perfil Urbano, 1994. DVD. History of the origins of the Zapatista movement.

A massacre foretold.  First Run/Icarus Films, 2007, 2008.  DVD.  Chronicles the events surrounding the 1997 massacre of 45 pacifist supporters of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation who were massacred while seeking refuge in a church.

La matanza de Aguas Blancas . Canal 6 de Julio, 1996. VHS. Aguas Blancas is the site in Guerrero, Mexico where 17 members of the "Organización Campesina de la Sierra del Sur" were assassinated.

El memorial del 68: una serie de Nicolas Echevarria. Mexico, D.F.: TV UNAM y Centro Cultural Universitario Tlatelolco, 2008. DVD. Documentary with five episodes recounting the history of student movement of 1968, the events and repercussions of the bloody confrontation of Tlateloco that changed Mexican society and politics forever.

Memorias de un Mexicano.  Fundación Carmen Toscano, 2004.  DVD.  Focuses on the key events and figures of the Mexican Revolution from 1904 to 1924

Memorias de un mexicano . Salvador Toscano. 1904, 1924. DVD-R; may not play on all DVD players. Early documentary on Mexican revolution.

Manovuelta II. Oaxaca: Cooperativa Multimedia de Apoyo Mutuo, 2009. DVD-R. Three short documentaries dedicated to social justice issues in Oaxaca.

The Mexican tapes: a chronicle of life outside the law . Louis Hock. 1984. VHS. The lives of illegal Mexican immigrants in a border community near San Diego, California.

Mexico : back-door to the promised land . Stephan Hallmann. Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2000. VHS. Life on the northern Mexican border.

México bárbaro, 1908. Oscar Menéndez, John Kenneth Turner. Editorial La Rana del Sur, 2004? DVD. Documentary about the events preceding the Mexican Revolution.

Mexico City : the largest city . Cadec Pictures, Kraffftwerk Film, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2005. DVD. Examines many aspects of the city.

México: la historia de su democracia. Alterfilms, Televisa, 2004. DVD. Traces the political history of Mexico.

Mexico : rebellion of the Llorona . Carmen Sarmiento. Video Spots and Associates, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1992, 1997. VHS. Women of Latin America series, women in Mexico.

Mexico, the frozen revolution.   Macondo Cine, Gleyzer Films, Facets Video, 1964, 1966, 1971, 2007.  DVD.  Title film uses newsreel footage to connect the betrayal of the 1910 Mexican Revolution with the failure of revolution in Mexico.   Two additional films are “The land burns / La tierra quema” which exposes the inequities of land ownership in Brazil and “It happened in Hualfin / Ocurrido en Hualfin” which examines the generational cycle of poverty in Catamarca, Argentina.

México ’68 . Oscar Menéndez. Editorial Imagen en Movimiento, 1992. VHS. Student demonstrations of 1968 in Mexico City.

The Mexican cartel.  Crystal Entertainment, 2007.  DVD.  A documentary look at two Latin American drug lords, Pablo Escobar and Amado Carrillo Fuentes

Miguel de la Madrid Hurtado: oportunidades perdidas. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican presidents.

Una mirada al sol: 1988-1996, breve historia . Hiram Torres. PRD, 1997. VHS. Documentary on the Mexican political party, Partido de la Revolución Democrática, and its involvement in political events during this time period.

Mitos, rituales y costumbres aztecas. Films for the Humanities, 1989. VHS. Aztec civilization.

Mixed feelings . Phillip Rodriguez. Santa Monica Video, 2002. VHS. Documentary about the San Diego/Tijuana region.

Mojados: through the night.  Vanguard Cinema, 2005.  DVD.  Follows four men into the world of illegal border-crossing from Mexico to the United States.

Monte Albán. Margo Glántz. CONACULTA, INAH, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican literature and archaeology.

Monte Albán, Dzibilchaltún. CONACULTA, INAH, 1994. VHS. Visits archaeological sites in Oaxaca and Yucatán.

Mother’s Day in Cuetzalan: Panchita the weaver . Judith Gleason. Filmakers Library Inc, 2002. VHS. Life of a Nahua woman in Mexico’s Sierra Norte.

La muerte viva / The day of the dead: a living tradition . 1989. VHS. Describes Mexican traditions surrounding this day.

Mujeres a debate: movimiento feminista . TV UNAM, 1996. VHS. Examines women's rights movement worldwide and in Mexico.

Mujeres revolucionarias.  Lions Gate Entertainment, 2004.  DVD.  Documentaries about  journalist Elena Poniatowska and painter Frida Kahlo.

My filmmaking, my life: Matilde Landeta . 1990. VHS. The life of the Mexican filmmaker from her entry into the Mexican film industry of the 1930's through her 113 films.

NAFTA and the new economic frontier: life along the U.S./Mexico border . Nightline, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2001. VHS. NAFTA’s impact on the quality of life on the border.

New world border . Casey Peek, José Palafox. Peek Media, 2001. VHS. Documents the rise in human rights abuses since the beginning of Operation Gatekeeper.

1968: la conexión americana.  Canalseisdejulio, 2008.  DVD.  Looks at U.S. influences on the 1968 student massacre.

Nowhere else to live . Alan Andel. Filmaker’s Library, 1997? VHS. Follows squatters in Mexico City who organize and fight to earn the rights to the land they have occupied.

Oaxaca, el poder de la comuna.  ContraImagen, 2006.  DVD.Documentary on the 2006 political uprising in Oaxaca, Mexico.

Oaxacalifornia . UC Extension Center for Media, Faction Films, 1994. VHS. Lives of immigrants to California with roots in Oaxaca, Mexico who have ties to both countries.

Oaxacan hoops . Olga R. Rodríguez. 2003. VHS. Shot in Los Angeles and Oaxaca, explores the cultural tradition of basketball among Zapotec Indians.

La ofrenda / The days of the dead . Lourdes Portillo, Susana Muñoz. 1990. VHS. Describes traditions surrounding this day in Mexico and in the United States.

Oro verde. [Mexico]: Comision Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indigenas, [2008]. DVD.

The other Mexico.  Francesca Nava.  Choices, Inc, 2008.  DVD.  Explores the growing popularity of the Zapatista movement and its leader.

The other side / El otro lado . Christopher Walker. BBC, Bullfrog Films, 2001. VHS. Examines the impact of Mexican migration to the U.S. on villages of origin.

The other side of the border . PBS, 1988. VHS. Illegal immigration to the U.S. from Mexico.

El otro lado . Danny Lyon. 1978. VHS. Follows a group of undocumented Mexican workers as they cross into the U.S. and work in orange groves near Phoenix.

Páginas de la historia de Tijuana . Instituto Municipal de Arte y Cultura, 2005. DVD.

Palenque / Sur de Quintana Roo. CONACULTA, INAH, 1994. VHS. Visits archaeological sites in Chiapas and Quintana Roo.

Pancho Villa and other stories . Phillip Rodriguez. Cactus Brothers, 1999. VHS. Interviews with contemporaries of Pancho Villa and historical footage.

La participación ciudadana en T ijuana . Comité de Planeación para el Desarrollo Municipal, 1998. VHS. Documents success of COPLADEM in encouraging citizen participation in local government.

Partido Acción Nacional . 2000. VHS. History of the Mexican political party.

Partido Revolucionario Institucional . Jaime Tello, Diana Roldán, Enrique Krause. Editorial Clío, 2000. VHS. Gives the history of the Mexican party.

Partidos políticos: PRD . Diana Roldán, Enrique Krause. Editorial Clío, 2000. VHS. Gives the history of the Mexican party.

Pasajero: a journey of time and memory . Ricardo Braojos, Eugene Rodriguez. Rústicas Producciones de Bramaro Films, Los Cenzontles Mexican Arts Center , 2004. DVD. Examines the roots of mariachi music.

Paso del nortec: this is Tijuana! CONACULTA, 2004. DVD. Accompanies book on music of the Mexican border.

La pasión de María Elena / The passion of Maria Elena . Mercedes Moncada Rodríguez. Chango Films, Universidad de Guadalaja, Imcine, First Run/Icarus Films, 2003. VHS. A Tarahumara woman in Chihuahua and her quest for justice when her three-year-old son is killed in a hit-and-run accident.

Paulina . Vicky Funari, Jennifer Maytorena Taylor, Paulina Cruz Suárez. CineMamás Productions, First Run/Icarus Films, 1997. VHS. Mexican woman’s life story, from a childhood of injustice in a village in Veracruz to her life as a maid in Mexico City.

Pedro Lascurain: in power for less than one hour . Juan Carlos Colin, Arnaldo Córdova, Eugenia Meyer, Josefina MacGregor. Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2002. Mexican president’s life and career.

Pedro Linares, folk artist. Judith Bronowski. 1975. VHS.

Performing the border . Ursula Biemann. 1999. VHS. Examines lives of women on the Mexican-American border.

Piedras con memoria : el hombre y la mujer en armonia con su universo. VHS. On stone mural created by Adolfo Mexiac.

A place called Chiapas . Canada Wild Production, 1998. VHS. Documents the uneasy ceasefire between the Zapatista National Liberation Army and the Mexican army in Chiapas, Mexico.

President Carlos Salinas de Gortari: September 28, 1991, Hotel del Coronado, San Diego, California. VHS.

Que viva la lucha!: lucha libre en Tijuana. [Calif.?]: Producciones Maskarte, 2007. DVD. Documentary about the sport of Lucha Libre or Mexican wrestling, specifically the extreme version in Tijuana, exploring how individuals are drawn to this grueling sport as either the wrestler or as a devoted fan, many of whom come from the working class neighborhoods.

Qué viva México! = Da zdravstvuet Meksika! = Viva Mexico!  Sergeii Ėĭzenshteĭn, Eduard Tisse, Grigoriĭ Aleksandrov.  Kino on Video, 2001.  DVD.  Three films directed by Sergei Eisenstein.

Quiahuiztlán. Sergio Pitol. CONACULTA, INAH, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican literature and archaeology.

Quitate tu, pa' ponerme yo. [Mexico]: Comision Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indigenas, [2008]. Spanish and Chinantec with subtitles in Spanish.

Para vestir santos y otras historias eroticas. Mexico D.F.: CinemaFilms, [200-]. DVD. Nine short erotic film by Mexican filmmakers.

Piowachuwe: "la vieja que arde". [Mexico]: Comision Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indigenas, [2008]. DVD. Spanish and Zoque.

Plutarco Elias Calles . Jaime Tello, Diana Roldán. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS.

Un poquito de tanta verdad. [Seattle, WA]: www.corrugate.org, [2007]. Recorded DVD, may not play in all players. This documentary shows the unprecedented phenomenon when tens of thousands of teachers, housewives, indigenous, workers, peasants and students took over 14 radio and television stations to organize and mobilize their struggle for social, cultural, and economic justice.

Proyecto videoastas indigenas de la frontera sur. Mexico, D.F.: CIESAS; San Cristobal de Las Casas: UNICACH, Centro de Estudios Superiores de Mexico y Centroamerica; Zurich: Xenix Film, 2007. 12 DVDs. The objective of the project is the development of a collaborative decolonized anthropology that permits intercultural dialogue and self-representation of indigenous groups in Chiapas and along the southern border of Mexico.

El pueblo mexicano que camina: A long journey to Guadalupe. [Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources, 1996]. Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2010. (Ethnographic video online). Available via World Wide Web. Explores the cult of the Virgin of Guadalupe in Mexico.

The pursuit of justice from the standpoint of the poor . UCSD-TV, 2003. VHS. 2002 UCSD campus lecture by Bishop Samuel Ruiz Garcia of Chiapas, Mexico.

Quién es el Sr. López? Luis Mandoki. Astillero Films, 2006. DVD. A multi-part documentary on Andres Manuel López Obrador's campaign to be president of Mexico in 2006 and the country's election on July 2.

La raíz olvidada / The forgotten roots . Rafael Rebollar. Producciones Trabuco, LAVA , 1998,2001. VHS. Traces the history of Mexico’s population of African descent.

Ramona: mujer, indígena, rebelde . Colectivo Perfil Urbano. Ediciones Pentagrama, 2006. DVD.Documentary on Comandanta Ramona of the EZLN.

Raramuri ra 'itsaara: hablan los tarahumaras. [Mexico]: Comision Nacional para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indigenas, [2008]. DVD reléase of the 1983 production. Documents the history of the Tarahumara. Shows different aspects of their culture, economics, religion, education, social and political organization. Includes talks about the deforestation caused by excessive logging carried out by the big mills in the region.

Los rebeldes del Sur / Southern rebels . Ramón Aupart Cisneros . Cine Film, S.A., 1993, 1999. VHS. Zapatistas in the Mexican Revolution.

El regreso de un borreguero / A sheepherder's homecoming . University of California Extension Center for Media and Independent Learning, 1996. VHS. Mexican sheepherder returns home after experiences in the United States.

Las reinas. Angélica Ley Sánchez, Víctor Manuel Méndez. UNAM, 2005. DVD. Four Mexican women look at their own aging process.

Religión y melancolía en el México colonial. María Cristina Sacristán. UNAM, 2002. VHS.

Los retos de la democracia en Mexico. [Mexico City]: Teveunam, 2009. A series of five programs, conducted by one of the witnesses and protagonists of the Mexican Democratic Transition and head of the Instituto Federal Electoral, offers an overview of the current state of the Mexican democratic process, as well as a review of recent history and possible future scenarios.

Un retrato de Diego: la revolucion de la mirada. Portales, Mexico: Alfhaville Cinema: RTC, [2007]. DVD; full-frame. The painter Gabriel Figueroa had the idea, to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of artistic work of Diego Rivera, to make a short film.

Revelaciones : the art of Manuel Alvarez Bravo / El arte de Manuel Alvarez Bravo.  Isaac Artenstein.  Museum of Photographic Arts, 200?  DVD.  On the work of Mexican photographer Manuel Alvarez Bravo.

Los rollos perdidos de Pancho Villa / The lost reels of Pancho Villa . Gregorio Rocha. Universidad de Guadalajara, SubCine, 2003. VHS. Documents search for silent film footage of the Mexican Revolution commissioned by Villa.

Romper el cerco.  Canal Seis de Julio, 2006.  DVD. An examination of the violent clashes between police and demonstrators during the first days of May 2006 in San Salvador Atenco.

Root of discord : steroid hormones, a wild yam, peasants and state formation in Mexico (1941-1986) . Gabriela Soto Laveaga. UCSD, 2001. VHS. Accompanies author’s thesis.

Roots in the sand . Jayasri Majumdar Hart. National Asian American Telecommunications Association, 1998. VHS. Sikh, Moslem, and Hindu immigrants in Mexico and California.

Rubén Jaramillo, 1900-1962: una historia mexicana. Oscar Menéndez. Editorial la Rana del Sur, 1999. DVD. Life of the social reformer from Morelos.

Ruins: a fake documentary = una pelicula documental falsificada. New York: Third World Newsreel, 1998. DVD. Counterfeiting is a practice with broad implications, from the merest of fake objects to entire histories shaped as facsimile. Here filmmaker Lerner collates early colonial misconceptions of the Mexican populace, a jumble of ethnographic and political distortions.

Ruins: a fake documentary . Jesse Lerner. Lightning Dubbs, 1998, 1998. VHS. Discusses early colonial misconceptions of Aztec and Mayan cultures and examines the forgery of pre-Columbian artifacts.

Runners of the wind . Daniela Ramirez, Fernando Flores . Malinche Productions, 2001. VHS. Depicts the life of the Tarahumara Indians who live throughout the Copper Canyon area in northern Chihuahua, Mexico.

Sacred games . Thor Anderson. 1989. VHS. Carnival in Chiapas.

La Santa Muerte.  BCI Entertainment, 2007.  DVD. La Santa Muerte's followers and their practices are examined in this film.

Santo Domingo, regreso a Xuman’Li. Víctor Méndez V., Norma Angélica Ley. UNAM, Centro de Investigaciones Interdisciplinarias en Ciencias y Humanidades, 2004. VHS. Documentary on a community in Oaxaca from which many migrate to the United States to work.

Sara García: la abuelita del cine nacional. Diana Roldán. Editorial Clio, 2001. VHS. Story of Mexican actress who played the stereotypical Mexican mother.

Search for the lost cave people . Antoine de Maximy. WBGH/Boston, 1998. VHS. Zoque Indians of Chiapas.

Seasonal farm laborers program: sad recollections . Jorge Luis Vázquez Medrano. Motor Films, LAVA, 2002. VHS. An overview of the Bracero Program, which permitted the legal entry into the U.S. of almost five million Mexican workers between 1942 and 1964. Spanish title: Programa bracero: triste recuerdo .

See tosaasaanil, see tosaasaanil. Na'at le ba'ala' paalen, adivina ninio. El tlacuache. CIESAS/CONACYT, Barlovento Films, 2003. VHS. Animated short films in Nahuatl, Maya, and Spanish.

Seen but not heard: four love stories.  Cinema Guild, 2003.  DVD.  Follows the lives of four Mexican women and their families whose undocumented husbands and partners, as workers at the World Trade Center, lost their lives in the events of 9/11.

Seis años de esfuerzo compartido: Gobierno Constitucional de Baja California Sur . Gobierno Constitucional de Baja California Sur, Arte Gráfico Paralelo 23, 1998. VHS. Social, economic, and political profile of Baja California Sur in the 1990s.

Seminario Permanente sobre Migración Internacional: ciclo 2005.  Colegio de la Frontera Norte, 2005?  DVD. The sessions of the Ongoing Seminar Series on International Migration are presented live in videoconferences and recorded for distribution.

Sentinels of the earth / Centinelas de la Tierra : conversations with the Sierra Popoluca . Judith Gleason . Filmakers Library, [2002]. Rituals and daily life.

Señorita extraviada/Missing young woman.  Lourdes Portillo. Women Make Movies, 2001.  DVD.  The story of the more than 350 murdered young women of Ciudad Juárez, Mexico.

Sinking magic . Dirk Vandersypen. Euro Video, LAVA, 1998. VHS. Highlights stories of residents of Mexico City.

The sixth section . Alex Rivera. Subcine, 2003. VHS. Mexican immigrant workers in New York and their relationship with their home community in Mexico.

The sixth sun : Mayan uprising in Chiapas . Saul Landau. Cinema Guild, 1996. VHS. Events surrounding the 1994 uprising.

Un son dedicado al mundo . Gonzalo Infante. México Antiguo, 2002. DVD. Mexican folk music and dance.

Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz. Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Secretaria de Relaciones Exteriores. Huntsville, Tex.: Educational Video Network, [c2004]. DVD-R. "The story of the great baroque poet of viceregal Mexico is told in detail...Follow Juana from the glitter of court life to her days of scholastic and poetic triumph in a convent." -- www.edvidnet.com

Spanish in America . Instituto Latinoamericano del la Comunicación Educativa, Quántica Films, 1999. VHS. Examines the influence of Mexican culture in the U.S. and the debate in Mexico about the anglicization of Spanish.

Spanish today . Instituto Latinoamericano del la Comunicación Educativa, Quántica Films, 1999. VHS. Impact of Mexican indigenous languages on Spanish.

Standoff in Mexico . PBS, Frontline, 1986. VHS. Examines the two political parties in Mexico, the PAN and the PRI.

Svokolik vatz'l viniketik sventa Mut Vitz / The strength of the indigenous people of Mut Vitz: Producing fair trade organic coffee in the highlands of Chiapas . Chiapas Media Project, 2000. VHS. Describes the lives and work of the organic coffee producers.

Tabasco: entre el agua y el fuego. Carlos Martínez Assad. Filmoteca UNAM, 2004. DVD. Archival film on the history of Tabasco from 1922 to 1974.

The tailenders . Adele Horne. 2005. DVD. Includes Mexico, among other countries, and explores the impact of religious missionaries on socioeconomic transformations.

Tajín: el reencuentro: la ciudad de Quetzalcóatl . Gonzalo Infante, Claudio Rocha. INAH, IMCINE, México Antiguo, 2003. DVD. Tours archaeological site.

The Tarahumara Festival of the Easter Moon.  Documentary Educational Resources, 1976, 2005.  DVD. 

Templo Mayor. Carlos Monsivaís. CONACULTA, INAH, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican literature and archaeology.

El templo mayor de Tenochtitlan. Héctor Vasconcelos. Films for the Humanities, 1991. VHS. Explores ruins of the Aztec capital.

Teotihuacán / Cantona. Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes, Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia, 1994. VHS. Visits archaeological sites in the states of Mexico and Puebla.

Teotihuacán: el caracol alado . Gonzalo Infante, Pablo Gómez-Sáenz. INAH, IMCINE, México Antiguo, 1992, 2003. DVD. Overview of archaeological site.

Teotihuacán: the multicultural jewel of Mesoamerica . INAH, IMCINE, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1992, 2003. DVD. Traces the history of the pre-Columbian Mexican city.

Te nop jun yu'un probrehetic / Education in resistance : autonomous education in Chiapas / La educación autónoma por la paz y la humanidad . Chiapas Media Project, 2000. VHS. The Mexican government's autonomous educational system for the indigenous people of Chiapas.

Tex-Mex: the music of the Texas-Mexican borderlands . Shanachie Records Corp, 1982. VHS. Popular border music.

They shine: on being gay in Mazatepec, Mexico . Greg Berger. UAEM, Gringoyo, LAVA, 2002. VHS. Gay life in a small Mexican town.

Tijuana Jews. Isaac Artenstein.  NCJF, Brandeis University, 2005.  DVD.  Outlines the history behind the immigration of Jews to Tijuana.

La tierra del gran viento. [Mexico]: UCIZONI, 2008. Recorded DVD, may not play in all players. A look at corporate interests competing against those of the local population on the Isthmus of Tehuantepec in Oaxaca, Mexico. The firms are developing large wind farms, requiring land for turbines, power lines, and other infrastructure.

Tierra sí! Aviones no! / Land, yes! Airplanes, no!: the struggle for survival in Atenco, Mexico . Greg Berger, Adán Xicotencatl, Constantino Miranda. Gringoyo Productions, Arte y Comunicación Social, LAVA , 2002. VHS. Resistance of residents of Atenco to the Mexican government’s plan to take their land for an airport.

Tina in Mexico . David McIntosh, Brenda Longfellow, Normahilda Castañares-López. TVOntario, Bullfrog Films, 2002, 2003. VHS. Portrait of photographer Tina Modotti in revolutionary 1920s Mexico.

Tlacuitapa: land that rests behind turbid waters: realities behind a migrant-sending community. Henry L’Esperance. DVD. Rural community in Jalisco.

Tlatelolco: las claves de la massacre. Carlos Mendoza, Nancy Ventura Ramírez. La Jornada, Canal Seis de Julio, 2005. DVD. Examines events surrounding student protests in 1968.

Todo Mexico: Mexico antiguo. Mexico: C/Producciones, c2004. DVD. An emotional journey, with colour, music and culture. Includes information about cities, landscapes, beaches, dance, music, and its people.

Todos somos Marcos / We are all Marcos . Peter Rashkin. Spanish Dagger Publications, Media One, 1996-1998. VHS. Public access television series from Carson, California with some episodes focused on Chiapas.

Todosantos: en Oaxaca, México . Video Sanba, 2002. VHS. All Saint’s Day in Oaxaca.

La toma de Zacatecas . Raúl López Herrera. Lofilms Video, Colegio de Bachilleres del Estado de Zacatecas, 1999. VHS. History of the battle in the Mexican revolution that led to the downfall of Victoriano Huerta.

The trail north . Roberto Alvarez. 1983. VHS. Mexican migration trails and family histories of Mexicans who have come to the U.S.

Trazando Aleida.  Icarus Films, 2007.  DVD.  Traces child of parents who were disappeared during Mexico's repression of dissidents.

Los tres gallos. 3, Javier Solís: el señor de las sombras. Diana Roldán. Editorial Clío, 2001. VHS. Story of Mexican singer/actor.

Tuxtla Gutiérrez: 100 años . Gobierno del Estado de Chiapas, 1992. VHS. A look at the city of Tuxtla Gutiérrez, which replaced San Cristobal de Las Casas as the capitol of the Mexican state of Chiapas in 1892, from its history and origins to an overview of the city in 1992.

T.V. Barrio!: Superbarrio Gomez [videorecording]. [San Diego: Distributed by Viewing Habits, 1994]. Videocassette. Superbarrio Gomez speaks with Paper Tiger TV on the situation in Chiapas, the assassination of Colosio, the lack of progress in the peace negotiations to bring solutions to the problems of the indigenous people of Chiapas, and electoral fraud in Mexico.

VII encuentro "Binacional balances y perspectivas" 2006: hallazgos recientes en las tres Californias.  CONACULTA-INAH, 2006.  DVD.  Highlights of the symposium held August 17-18, 2006 at the Museo Nacional de Antropología in Mexico City.

La Unión de Ejidos de la Selva: una búsqueda desde el cafetal . Carolina Roitman, José Luis Mitxelena. El Colegio de la Frontera Sur, 1997. VHS. Portrait of a successful indigenous agricultural cooperative in Chiapas, Mexico which produces high-quality, organic coffee for export.

U.S.-Mexican War, 1846-1848 . PBS, 1998. VHS. From both the Mexican and U.S. perspectives.

Un viaje de fé a San Juan Chamula . Enrique Aguilar, Alan Coton . RTC, 2002. VHS. Religious ceremonies.

El viaje de Juana. Watertown, Mass.: Documentary Educational Resources, 1999. Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2010. (Ethnographic video online). Juana, an 18-year-old former drug addict, tells her story of drug addiction and her flight from an abusive home to life on the mean streets of Mexico City.

La vida en México en el siglo XX . Dirección General de Actividades Cinematográficas de la UNAM, 2006. DVD. Ten segments look at Mexican life and culture in the 20 th century.

Venustiano Carranza: puente entre siglos. Editorial Clío, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican presidents.

Vicente Fox, presidente . Partido Acción Nacional, Partido Verde Ecologista Mexicano, Alianza por el Cambio, Amigos por Vicente Fox, 2000. VHS. Campaign video.

Villista de hueso colorado / Villista to the bone . Juan Ramón Aupart Cisneros. Cine Film S.A., Latin American Video Archive, 1993, 1999. VHS. Documentary on Pancho Villa.

Vision de los vencidos: 500 anos despues. [Mexico, D.F.]: TV UNAM, [2002?]. DVD, NTSC. Video documentary series based on the work of Miguel Leon Portilla, telling the story of the conquest of Tenochtitlan, and the current cultural and social situation of the Indians of Mexico in their own words.

Viva Mexico.1.Todo Mexico. [Mexico]: C/Producciones, [2004]. DVD. An emotional journey, with colour, music and culture. Includes information about cities, landscapes, beaches, dance, music, and its people.

Vivos los llevaron vivos los queremos. Monterrey, N. L., Mexico: Zafra Video, 2009. DVD. The documentary tells the story the Eureka Committee's decades of struggle, which has succeeded in finding and freeing 148 people who disappeared during Mexico’s "Dirty War."

Voces de la Cristiada . José Gutiérrez Morfin. Dirección General de Patrimonio Cultural, Secretaría de Cultura, Gobierno de Jalisco, 1996. VHS. Documentary on the Cristero Rebellion (1926-1929).

Voices from the fields / Voces del campo . Ulla Nilsen, Selene Jaramillo. Cinema Guild, 1995. VHS. Follows farmworkers from California's Salinas Valley back to their roots in the fields of rural Mexico, where they recount their everyday struggle to cope in the midst of the globalization of agriculture and the impact of NAFTA.

El voto de los mexicanos en el exterior.  El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, 2004.  DVD.

Welcome to Watsonville . Carlos Anzaldua. 19 85. Library use only. Focuses on a community of documented migrant field workers who each year travel from their homes in Gómez Farías, Michoacán in Mexico to the community of Watsonville in northern California to seek employment in the summer harvest of vegetables.

We don't play golf here!: and other stories of globalization.  Saul Landau.  Round World Media, 2007.  DVD.  Uses Mexico to show how foreign investment in export factories distorts the native culture and environment.

We're still here: Chilangos and disasters in Mexico City. Ben Wisner, Greg Berger. LAVA, 2001. VHS. Focuses on human mismanagement in the city.

Xochicalco. José Agustín Ramírez. CONACULTA, INAH, 1998. VHS. Series on Mexican literature and archaeology.

Xochicalco / Xochitécatl. Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes, Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia, 1994. VHS. Visits archaeological sites in Morelos and Tlaxcala.

¡Y sigue la marcha andando! / And the march continues! Guadalupe Olvera San Miguel. Clóset de Sor Juana, Frameline, 1997, 1998. DVD. History of the lesbian movement in Mexico.

El Yalalteco nunca se acaba . 2000. VHS. Relates the experiences of indigenous people who left Yalálag, Oaxaca for the cities of Mexico and the effect of this migration on their original Zapotec culture.

Zapatista . Benjamin Eichert. Rebel Works, Media Boutique, Big Noise Film, 1998. VHS. Documentary on the EZLN in Chiapas.

Zapatistas: crónica de una rebelión . La Jornada, Canal Seis de Julio, 2003. VHS. History of the Zapatista movement from 1994 to 2003.

El zócalo . Chip Lord, Gustavo Vázquez. Video Data Bank, 2002. VHS. A day in the life of the central plaza of Mexico City.

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Feature Films

A dónde van nuestros hijos.  Benito Alazraki.  Zima Entertainment, 1956, 2005.  DVD.

A toda máquina.  Ismael Rodríguez.  Warner Home Video, 1951, 2007.  DVD.

Adiós juventud.  Joaquín Pardavé.  Zima Entertainment, 1943, 200-.  DVD.

Ahí está el detalle!  Juan Bustillo Oro.  Vanguard Latino, 1940, 2004.  DVD.

Al caer la tarde.  Rafael E. Portas.  Alter Films, 1949, 2008.  DVD.

Allá en el rancho grande.  Fernando de Fuentes.  Cinemateca, Facets Video, 1948, 2007.  DVD.

Allá en el rancho grande . Fernando de Fuentes. Agrasanche Film Archive, Latin American Video Archives, 1936, 199?. VHS.

Al otro lado . Gustavo Loza. Matatena Films, 2005. DVD.

Al otro lado / To the other side . Natalia Almada. Altamura Films, 2005. DVD.

Amar te duele.  Fernando Sariñana.  Lionsgate, 2002, 2006.  DVD.

Amores perros . Alejandro González Iñárritu, Guillermo Arriaga Jordán. Lion’s Gate Home Entertainment, 2000, 2001. DVD.

El angel exterminador. [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection, c2008. DVD. After a lavish dinner party in a stately mansion, the guests believe themselves unable to leave the premises. As the days pass, the elaborate facades of their social positions collapse and they are forced to live like animals.

Angel exterminador / The exterminating angel.  Luis Buñuel.  Arrow Films, 1962, 2006?  DVD.

Angelitos negros.  Joselito Rodríguez R.Warner Home Video, 1948, 2007.  DVD.

Ánimas Trujano: el hombre importante.  Ismael Rodríguez.  Películas Rodríguez, 1961, 200-.  DVD.

El apando.  Felipe Cazals.  Excalibur Media Group, 1976, 2003.  DVD.

Apocalypto . Mel Gibson. Touchstone Home Entertainment, 2006, 2007. DVD.

¡Arriba el Norte!  Emilio Gómez Muriel.  Zima, 1947, 200-.  DVD.

Así es la vida  / Such is life.  Arturo Ripstein, Paz Alicia Garciadiego.Facets Video, 2000, 2007.  DVD.

Aventurera . Alberto Gout . Cinemateca-Condor Media,Facets Video, 1950, 2004. DVD.

Ay Jalisco, no te rajes.  Manuel Morayta.  IM Records, 1964, 2006.  DVD.

Ay que tiempos señor don Simón.  Julio Bracho.  Films Mundiales, S.A., Hannover House, 1941, 2003.  DVD.

Babel . Alejandro González Iñárritu. Paramount Home Entertainment, 2006, 2007. DVD.

El baisano Jalil.  Joaquín Pardavé.  Zima Entertainment, 1942, 2005.  DVD.

Bajo California: el límite del tiempo.  Carlos Bolado.  IMCINE, Quality Films, 2005.  DVD.

La banda del carro rojo. [United States]: Tekila Films, 2005. DVD.

El barchante Neguib.  Joaquín Pardavé.  Zima Entertainment, 1946, 2007.  DVD.

Batalla en el cielo / Battle in heaven.  Carlos Reygadas.   Tartan Video USA, 2005, 2006.  DVD.

Bienvenido welcome.  Gabriel Retes.  Quality Films, 2002.  DVD.

El bombero atómico.  Miguel M. Delgado.  Super Estrella Films, 1952, 2003.  DVD.

The border . Tony Richardson. Universal-RKO, 1982, 2004. DVD.

Bordertown.  Gregory Nava.  Thinkfilm, 2007, 2008.  DVD.

El bruto.  Luis Buñuel.  Cinemateca, Facets Video, 1952, 2007.  DVD.

El bruto . Luis Buñuel. 1952, 1987. VHS.

El bulto . Gabriel Retes. Cooperativa Rio Mixcoac; Cooperativa Conexión, Venevision International, 1991, 2006. DVD.

Cabeza de Vaca . Nicolás Echevarría, Guillermo Sheridan, Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca. Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía, 1990, 1993. VHS.

Cada loco con su tema.  Juan Bustillo Oro.  Televisa, 1939, 2008.  DVD.

Cadena perpetua / Life sentence. Vicente Leñero, Arturo Ripstein, Luis Spota. Conacine, 1978, 2003. DVD.

Callejón de los milagros / Midaq Alley . Alfredo Ripstein, Jorge Fons, Vicente Leñero. 1995. VHS.

Calzonzín inspector.  Alfonso Arau.  Estudios Churubusco Azteca, S.A., Desert Mountain Media, 1973, 2003.  DVD.

Campeón sin corona.  Alejandro Galindo.  Excalibur Media Group, 1945, 2004.  DVD.

Canoa . Felipe Casals. Conacine, 2000. VHS.

Cantinflas [ Aguila o sol -- Así es mi tierra -- El signo de la muerte ]. Mexcinema Video, 1992. VHS.

La casa de enfrente.  Enrique Murillo.  Venus Pictures, 2004, 2006.  DVD

El Castillo de la pureza. Mexico: Septimo Arte Distribucion: Filmhouse, 2008. DVD. In this surrealistic parable Gabriel, a manufacturer of rat poison and insecticides, keeps his wife and two children captive for 18 years to prevent them from corruption by the outer world.

El casto Susano.  Joaquín Pardavé.  Zima Entertainment, 1953, 200-.  DVD.

Celos.  Gonzalo Martínez.  Vanguard Cinema, 2006.  DVD.

Chac . Rolando Klein. Milestone Film & Video, 1974, 2001. DVD.

Children of men . Alfonso Cuarón. Universal Pictures, 2006, 2007. DVD.

Cilantro y perejil . Cecilia Perez-Grovas, Carolina Rivera, Rafael Montero. IMCINE, Desert Mountain Media, 1997, 2002. DVD.

Cinepolis, la Capital del Cine.  Ximena Cuevas.  Video Data Bank, 2003.  DVD.

La cobarde.  Julio Bracho.  Alerfilms S.A., 1953, 2005.  DVD.

Colección de Cantinflas.  East West DVD, 200-.  DVD.

El cometa . Marisa Sistach, José Buil, Fernando Cámara, Salvador de la Fuente. Maverick Latino, 2003. DVD.

Como agua para chocolate / Like water for chocolate . Alfonso Arau, Laura Esquivel. Arau Films International, 1992, 2000. VHS, DVD.

El compadre Mendoza . Fernando de Fuentes, Mauricio Magdaleno. 1933, 1996. VHS.

Conejo en la luna . Jorge Ramírez-Suárez. Beanca Films, Fidecine, Head Gear Films, 2005. DVD.

Corazon del tiempo: Un viaje al Corazon de la Resitencia Zapatista / Un película dirigida por Alberto Cortes. Coyoacan, Mexico: Zafra Video, 2008. It is a time of revolution and Sonia's rebellious heart causes further commotion in her village.

El coronel no tiene quien le escriba . Arturo Ripstein, Gabriel García Márquez. Producciones Amaranta, Gardenia Producciones, Tornasol Films, 1999, 2003. DVD.

El crimen del Padre Amaro / The crime of Padre Amaro . Alfredo Ripstein, Vicente Leñero, Carlos Carrera, José Maria Eça de Queiroz . Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2002, 2003. DVD

The criminal life of Archibaldo de la Cruz . Luis Buñuel. 1955. VHS. Spanish title: Ensayo de un crimen / La vida criminal de Archibaldo de la Cruz .

Cronos . Guillermo del Toro. Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes, Producciones Iguana, Ventana Films, Alliance Atlantis, 1992, 2004. DVD.

Cuando habla el corazón / When the heart speaks . Juan José Segura, Pedro Infante. VCI Entertainment, 1942, 2003. DVD.

De la calle / Streeters . Jesús González Dávila, Gerardo Tort. Instituto Méxicano de Cinematografía/Foprocine/Zimat Consultores, Tiempo y Tono Films, 2001, 2003. DVD.

Danzón . Maria Novaro. Macondo Cine-Video, 1991, 1993. VHS.

A day without a Mexican. Sergio Arau, Isaac Artenstein. Xenon Pictures, 2004. DVD.

Del can-can al mambo.  Chano Urueta.  Alter Films, 1951, 200-.  DVD.

Distinto amanecer / A new dawn.  Julio Bracho.  Films Mundiales, 1943, 1994.  DVD.

Doña Bárbara . Romulo Gallegos, Fernando de Fuentes. 1943, 1987. VHS.

Doña Herlinda y su hijo / Doña Herlinda and her son . Jaime Humberto Hermosillo, Jorge López Paez. Cinevista Video, 1987. VHS.

Doña Mariquita de mi corazón.  Joaquín Pardavé.  Zima Entertainment, 1953, 200-.  DVD.

Don't fool with love / Con el amor no se juega.  Facets Video, 1990-1992, 2007.  DVD.

Dos crímenes . Roberto Sneider, Jorge Ibargüengoitia. Videomax, 1996. VHS.

Dos pesos dejada.  Joaquín Pardavé.  Optima Films, 1949, 200-.  DVD.

Dos tipos de cuidado.  Ismael Rodríguez.  Vanguard, 1953, 2005.  DVD.

Un dulce olor a muerte / A sweet scent of death . Gabriel Retes, Guillermo Arriaga. Ivania Films/Mirador Films, Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografia, 1999, 2005. DVD.

El.  Luis Buñuel.  Zima Entertainment, 1952, 200-.  DVD.

En tiempos de Don Porfirio.  Juan Bustillo Oro.  Alterfilms, 1939, 200-.  DVD.

Enamorada.  Emilio Fernández.  Panamerican Films, S.A.,  Grupo Nueva Imagen, 1946, 2007.  DVD.

Entre Pancho Villa y una mujer desnuda / Between Pancho Villa and a naked woman . Sabina Berman, Isabelle Tardan. Televicine, Facets Video, 1995, 1997, 1999. VHS.

Erendira . Ruy Guerra, Gabriel García Márquez. Cine Qua Non, 1983. VHS.

Espaldas mojadas / Ciudad.  Alejandro Galindo.  Urban Vision Entertainment, 1953, 2003.  DVD.

El espinazo del diablo . Guillermo del Toro. Canal+España, 2001, 2004. DVD.

Este mundo en que vivimos:  Los Fernández de Peralvillo.  Alejandro Galindo.  Zima Entertainment, 1954, 200-.  DVD.

La familia Pérez.  Gilberto Martínez Solares.  Zima Entertainment, 1948, 200-.  DVD.

Fando y Lis . Alexandro Jodorowsky, Fernando Arrabal. Producciones Pánicas, 1968, 1999. DVD.

Fe, Esperanza y Caridad: tres historias de Luis Alcoriza / Faith, Hope and Charity : three stories by Luis Alcoriza.  CONACULTA-IMCINE, 1974, 200-.  DVD.

Flor Silvestre . Emilio Fernández, Gabriel Figueroa. 1943, 2000. VHS.

Frida . Paul Leduc, José Joaquín Blanco. 1984. VHS.

Frida . Julie Taymor, Salma Hayek, Hayden Herrera. Miramax Films, 2002, 2003. DVD.

La furia de un dios. Santa Monica, CA: Lionsgate; [Mexico City]: Televisa Home Entertainment, c2009. DVD. The story unfolds at the time of the creation of the fishing cooperatives in the Yucatan. Claudio O'Riley, the head of one of these cooperatives, experiences power at a young age, a power that, without his realizing, is driving him to isolation and madness.

Una gallega en México.  Julián Soler.  Zima Entertainment, 1949, 200-.  DVD.

El gallo de oro.  Roberto Gavaldón.  Cinemateca-Condor Video, 1964, 2003.  DVD.

El gallo de oro / The golden cockerel . Roberto Gavaldón, Gabriel Figueroa, Manuel Barbachano Ponce, Carlos Fuentes, Gabriel García Márquez, Juan Rulfo. Clasa Films Mundiales, Condor Video, 1964, 1988. VHS.

The gatekeeper . John Carlos Frey. Universal, 2002, 2004. DVD.

El gendarme desconocido.  Miguel M. Delgado.   Super Estrella Films, 1941, 2004.  DVD.

El gran calavera.  Luis Buñuel.  AlterFilms, 1949, 2004.  DVD.

El Gran Makakikus.  Humberto Gómez Landero.  Zima Entertainment, 1944, 2007.  DVD.

El grito . Gabriel Beristain, Isaac Artenstein. Condor Media, 1999, 2002. DVD.

Hellboy . Guillermo del Toro. Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2004. DVD.

Historia de un abrigo de mink.  Emilio Gómez Muriel.  Alter Films, 1954, 2005.  DVD.

El hombre inquieto.  Jaime Salvador.  Zima Entertainment, 1954, 200-.  DVD.

Huapango . Iván Lipkies. Quality Films, S.A., 2000, 2006. DVD.

El imperio de la fortuna. Juan Rulfo, Arturo Ripstein. Conacine, 1985, 2002. DVD.

In the country where nothing happens / En el pais de no pasa nada . Maria del Carmen de Lara. Condor Media, Vanguard Cinema, 1999, 2001. DVD.

La India.  Rogelio A. González Jr.   Zima Entertainment, 1975, 200-.  DVD.

Las Islas Marías.  Emilio Fernández.  Warner Home Video, 1951, 2007.  DVD.

El jardín del Edén / Garden of Eden.  María Novaro.IMCINE, Urban Vision Entertainment, 1994, 2005.  DVD.

Japón . Carlos Reygadas. NoDream Cinema, Mantarraya, T artan Video, 2002. DVD.

Llámenme Mike.  Alfredo Gurrola.  Desert Mountain Media, 1979, 2003.  DVD.

Ley de Herodes / Herod’s law . Luis Estrada, Vicente Leñero. Bandidos Films, Twentieth Century Fox, 1999, 2003. DVD.

Lola.  María Novaro.  Televisión Española y Macondo Cine Video, Facets Video, 1989, 2007.  DVD.

Lola la trailera  / Lola the truck driver.  Raul Fernández.  Vanguard Latino, 1983, 2005.  DVD.

Los de abajo . Servando González, Mariano Azuela. Conacite, 1987. VHS.

Macario . Roberto Gavaldón, Emilio Carballido, B. Traven. Connoisseur Video Collection, 1989. VHS.

Maclovia.  Emilio Fernández.  Zima Entertainment, 1958, 2005.  DVD.

El maleficio 2.  Raul Araiza.  Compania Oxxo, 1986, 2005.  DVD.

Mama Carlota . Jesus Sierra-Oliva. 1997. VHS.

María Candelaria . Emilio Fernández. Televisa, 1943, 2004. DVD.

Mariana, Mariana.  Alberto Isaac.  Conacine, Desert Mountain Media, 1986, 2007.  DVD.

El mariachi . Robert Rodriguez. Los Hooligans Production, 1993, 2003. VHS, DVD.

Mecanica nacional. Northridge, Calif.: Laguna Films, [2004]. DVD. When Eufemio takes his family on an outing, he encounters every possible calamity.

Men with guns . John Sayles. Lexington Road Productions, Clear Blue Sky Productions, 1997, 2003. DVD.

Mexicanos al grito de guerra.  Alvaro Gálvez y Fuentes, Ismael Rodríguez.  Warner Home Video, 1943, 2007.  DVD.

México canta: una fantasia musical.  José Bohr.  Zima Entertainment, 1938, 200-.  DVD.  Also known as Canto a mi tierra.

México de mis recuerdos.   Juan Bustillo Oro.   Laguna Films, 1943, 2006.  DVD.

Mi adorada Clementina.  Rafael Baledón.  Zima Entertainment, 1953, 200-.  DVD.

Mi campeón.  Chano Urueta.  Zima Entertainment, 1952, 200-.  DVD.

Mi querido Tom Mix.  Carlos García Agraz.  Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía, Fondo de Fomento a la Calidad Cinematográfica, Facets Video, 1991, 2007.  DVD.

Mil nubes de paz cercan el cielo, amor, jamás acabarás de ser amor . Diego Arizmendi, Julián Hernández. Strand Releasing, 2003, 2004. DVD.

El monje blanco.  Julio Bracho.  Televisa, 1945, 2005.  DVD.

Morirse está en Hebreo / My Mexican shiva.  Alejandro Springall.  Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía,  2006.  DVD.

MTY extremo  / Extreme Monterrey.  Marcelino Calzada.  Vanguard Cinema, 2007.  DVD. 

La mujer de Benjamín . Carlos Carrera. Centro de Capacitacion Cinematografica, Estudios Churubusco Azteca, Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografica , 1992. VHS.

La mujer de mi hermano / My brother's wife . Ricardo de Montreuil, Jaime Bayly. Panamax Films, Lions Gate Home Entertainment, 2005, 2006. DVD.

La mujer del puerto.  Arcady Botyler.  Cinemateca, Facets Video, 1934, 2005.  DVD.

Una mujer sin amor.  Luis Buñuel.  Facets Video, 1952, 2007.  DVD.

Mujeres insumisas / Untamed women . Jaime Casillas, Alberto Isaac. Claudio Producciones, 1999. VHS.

La negra angustias . Matilde S. Landeta, Francisco Rojas González. Madera Cinevideo, 1987. VHS.

Ni de aquí-- ni de allá.  Ma. Elena Velasco.  Vlady Realizadores, Laguna Films, 1987, 2004.  DVD.

Los nietos de Don Venancio.  Joaquín Pardavé.  Zima Entertainment, 1946, 200-.  DVD.

The night of the iguana . John Huston, Gabriel Figueroa. Warner Home Video, 1964, 2006. DVD.

La niña de mis ojos.  Raphael J. Sevilla.  Zima Entertainment, 1947, 2005.  DVD.

No desearás la mujer de tu hijo.  Ismael Rodríguez.  Warner Home Video, 1950, 2007.  DVD.

El norte . Gregory Nava. Frontera Films, 1984, 2002. VHS.

Nosotros los pobres . Ismael Rodríguez. Mexcinema Video, 1947, 1989. VHS.

Novia que te vea / Like a bride.  Guita Schyfter.  Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía,  Jewish Media Fund, 1994, 2005.  DVD.

Ojos de juventud.  Emilio Gómez Muriel.  Zima Entertainment, 1948, 200-.  DVD.

Los olvidados . Luis Buñuel. Televisa, 1950, 2004. DVD.

La otra conquista  / The other conquest.  Salvador Carrasco.  Starz Home Entertainment, 1998, 2007.    DVD.

La oveja negra.  Ismael Rodríguez.   Warner Home Video, 1949, 2007.  DVD.

Pachito Rex: me voy, pero no del todo: el dictador demócrata . Fabián Hofman. CONACULTA, IMCINE, CENART, Estudios Churubusco Azteca, Centro de Capacitación Cinematográfica, Quality Films, 2001. DVD.

El padrecito.  Miguel M. Delgado.  Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 1964, 2003.  DVD.

Los pajarracos: la fe derrumba fronteras.  Héctor Hernández, Horacio Rivera.  Hit Video & DVD, 2006, 2007.  DVD.

Pan's labyrinth . Guillermo del Toro. New Line Home Entertainment, 2006, 2007. DVD.

Pedro Páramo.  Carlos Velo.  Motion Picture Export Association of America, 1966, 1991.  VHS.

The pearl . John Steinbeck, Emilio Fernández. 1949. VHS.

La perdición de los hombres / The ruination of men . Arturo Ripstein. Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía, 2000, 2006. DVD.

La perla. John Steinbeck, Emilio Fernández. Aguila Films, 1947, 2003. DVD.

Place without limits / El lugar sin límites . Arturo Ripstein, José Donoso. Conacite Dos, World Artists Home Video, 1977, 1998. VHS.

Pompeyo el conquistador.  René Cardona.  Zima Entertainment, 1953, 200-.  DVD.

Presagio.  Luis Alcoriza.  Cinemateca, Facets Video, 1974, 2006.  DVD.

Primero soy mexicano.  Joaquín Pardavé.  Zima Entertainment, 1950, 200-.  DVD.

Prisionero número trece . Fernando de Fuentes. 1933, 1996. VHS.

Profundo carmesí / Deep crimson. Arturo Ripstein, Jorge Ruffinelli. Ivania Films, 1996, 2005. DVD.

Qué te ha dado esa mujer?  Ismael Rodríguez.  Clío, Quality Films, 1951, 2004.  DVD. 

Que viene mi marido.  Chano Urueta.  Alterfilms, 1939, 2006.  DVD

El rapto . Emilio Fernández. Hannover House, 1953, 2003. DVD.

La rebelion de los colgados . B. Traven, Alfredo B. Crevenna, Gabriel Figueroa. Archivo Filmico Agrasanchez, 1954, 1996. VHS.

Reed, México insurgente. Paul Leduc, John Reed. New Yorker Films, 1973, 1995. VHS.

The revolution trilogy . Fernando de Fuentes. Cinemateca, Facets Video, 1933, 1936, 2007. DVD.

El rey del tomate.  Miguel M. Delgado.  Filmadora Chapultepec, B & M Producciones Albarran, 1963, 2003.  DVD.

El rincón de las vírgenes.  Alberto Isaac, Juan Rulfo.  Eagle Video of the Americas, 1972, 1988.  VHS.

Río escondido.  Emilio Fernández.  Producciones Raúl De Anda, S.A.,  1943, 2004.  DVD. 

Rojo amanecer . Valentín Trujillo, Héctor Bonilla, Jorge Fons, Xavier Robles, Guadalupe Ortega Vargas. Azteca Films, Cinematografía Sol, 1985, 1990, 2000. VHS, DVD.

El ropavejero.  Emilio Gómez Muriel.  Televisa, 1947, 2008.  DVD.

La rosa blanca . Roberto Gavaldón, B. Traven. Condor Video, 1960, 1987. VHS.

Rudo y Cursi. Culver City, Calif.: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2009]. DVD. From the rural banana plantation where they play soccer for the village team to the big city stadiums, two brothers become rivals and battle each other on opposing sides.

Sábado de mierda. Gregorio Rocha Valverde. Utopia Films, 1988. VHS.

Saint Lucifer / Santo Luzbel . Miguel Sabido. Imcine, Fondo de Fomento a la Calidad Cinematográfica, Desert Mountain Media, 1997, 2006. DVD.

Salón México . José Luis García Agraz, Rafael Ramírez Heredia. Facets Video, 1994, 1999. VHS.

Sangre de mi sangre.  Christopher Zalla.  IFC Films, 2007.  DVD.

Santa.  Antonio Moreno.  UNAM, 1931, 2004.  DVD.

La santa muerte: el rito.  Carlos Poblano.  Venevision International, 2007.  DVD.

Santa sangre . Alexandro Jodorowsky. Republic Pictures Home Video, Artisan Entertainment, 1990, 1991. VHS.

Santitos . Alejandro Springall, Claudia Florescano, María Amparo Escandón. Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía, Tabasco Films, 1997, 2003. DVD.

Santo contra el Cerebro Diabólico.  Federico Curiel.  World Media, 1963, 2003.  DVD.

Santo en el tesoro de Drácula.  René Cardona.  Rise Above Entertainment, 1969, 2003.  DVD.

El secreto del sacerdote.  José Rodríguez Ruelas.  Películas Rodríguez, 1941, 200-.  DVD.

Sensualidad.  Alberto Gout.  Zima Entertainment, 1951, 2006.  DVD.

Sexo, pudor y lágrimas / Sex, shame and tears.  Antonio Serrano.  Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 1999, 2004.  DVD.

Simon of the desert.  Luis Buñuel.  Criterion Collection, 1965, 2008.  DVD.

Sin dejar huella . María Novaro. Tabasco Films, Altavista Films, Tornasol Films, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2000, 2003. DVD.

Sin nombre. Universal City, Calif.: Universal Studios Home Entertainment, c2009. DVD. Sayra is a beautiful young Honduran woman who joins her father and uncle on an odyssey to cross the gauntlet of the Latin American countryside en route to the United States.

Sin remitente / No return address . Carlos Carrera. Televicine, Facets Video, 1994, 1999. VHS.

The skeleton of Mrs. Morales /  El esqueleto de la señora Morales.  Rogelio A. González.  Cinemateca, Facets Video, 1959, 2006.  DVD.

Sleep dealer. [Los Angeles?]: Maya Entertainment, [2009?]. DVD. Set in the future, a young man looks for a better life outside his small rural village in Mexico-- but finds himself facing a technological dystopia when he attempts to cross the border.

Sobrenatural / All of them witches . Daniel Gruener. Chicago Latino Cinema, Facets Video, 1995, 1999. VHS.

La soldadera.  José Bolaños.  Studio Latino, 1967, 2004.  DVD.

Sólo con tu pareja.  Alfonso Cuarón.  Criterion Collection, 1991, 2006.  DVD.

El sombrero de tres picos: el amor de las casadas.  Juan Bustillo Oro.  Zima Entertainment,  1944, 200-.  DVD.

Subida al cielo / Mexican bus ride . Luis Buñuel. Facets Multimedia, 1952, 1980. VHS.

Susana.  Luis Buñuel.  Cinemateca, Facets Video, 1951, 2007.  DVD.

Susana . Luis Buñuel. 1951. VHS.

Tan bueno el giro como el colorado / One’s the same as another . Jaime Salvador. Kit Parker Films, 1957, 2002. DVD.

La tarea . Compañía Oxxo, Madero CineVideo, 1991, 1997. VHS.

Temporada de patos.  Fernando Eimbcke.  Esperanto Films,Warner Home Video, 2004, 2006.  DVD.

Tiburoneros.  Luis Alcoriza.  Zima Entertainment, 1963, 200-.  DVD.

Tin Tan [El ceniciento -- El rey del barrio -- La marca del zorrillo] . 1992. VHS.

Todo el poder . Fernando Sariñana, Carolina Rivera. Altavista Films, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2003. DVD.

Todo por Rossana / Roseanna’s grave . Paul Weiland. Videomáximo, 1998. VHS.

El Topo . Alexandro Jodorowsky. Anchor Bay Entertainment, 1970, 2007. DVD.

Traffic . Steven Soderbergh. USA Home Entertainment, 2000, 2001. DVD.

The treasure of the Sierra Madre . John Huston, B. Traven. Warner Bros. Pictures , MGM/UA Home Video, 1948, 1992. VHS.

Los tres bohemios.  Miguel Morayta.  Alterfilms, 1957, 2004.  DVD.

Los tres García.  Ismael Rodríguez.  Warner Bros., 1947, 2007.  DVD.

Los tres huastecos.  Ismael Rodríguez.  Peliculas Rodríguez, Warner Home Video, 1948, 2007.  DVD.

21 grams . Alejandro González Iñárritu. Universal, 2003, 2004. DVD.

Ultima llamada /The last call . Roberto Gómez Bolaños, Carlos García Agraz. Facets Video, Chicago Latino Cinema, 1996, 1999. VHS.

El último cuplé.  Juan de Orduña.  1957, 2003.  DVD.

Ustedes los ricos . Ismael Rodríguez. Mexcinema Video, 1948, 1989. VHS.

Vámonos con Pancho Villa . Alberto R. Tani, Fernando de Fuentes, Rafael F. Muñoz. Cinematográfica Latino Americana S.A./C.L.A.S.A., 1935, 1990. VHS.

Vera.  Francisco Athié.  Cinemateca, Facets Video, 2003, 2006.  DVD.

Vera Cruz . Robert Aldrich. United Artists, 1954, 2001. DVD.

Vértigo.  Antonio Momplet.  Alterfilms, 1946, 2005.  DVD.

La vida conyugal . Luis Carlos Carrera, Sergio Pitol. Desert Mountain Media, 1992, 2003. DVD.

La vida no vale nada.  Rogelio A. González Jr.  Optima Films, 1955, 200-.  DVD. 

La violetera.  Luis César Amadori.  1958, 2003.  DVD.

El violín.  Francisco Vargas Quevedo.  Cámara Carnal Films, Quality Films, 2005, 2007.  DVD.

La virgen de la lujuria / The virgin of lust . Arturo Ripstein. Lions Gate Home Entertainment, 2002, 2005. DVD.

The Virgin of Juarez.  Kevin James Dobson.  First Look Home Entertainment, 2006.  DVD.

Viridiana . Luis Buñuel.  Criterion Collection, 1961, 2006.  DVD..

Viva Zapata! Elia Kazan, John Steinbeck. 1952, 2005? DVD.

Voces inocentes . Luis Mandoki. 20th Century Fox, 2004, 2005. DVD.

Y tu mamá también . Alfonso Cuarón, Carlos Cuarón. Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, 2002. DVD.

Yo bailé con Don Porfirio.  Gilberto Martínez Solares.  Pantalla Producciones, 1942, 2008.  DVD.

Yo, la peor de todas / I, the worst of all . María Luisa Bemberg, Octavio Paz. First Run Features, 1990, 2003. VHS, DVD.

El zorro de Jalisco.  José Benavides.  Vanguard, 1941, 2004.  DVD.

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