Venezuela


 Documentary films


The ax fight. Timothy Asch, Napoleon Chagnon. Documentary Educational Resources, 1975, 1989. War in a Yanomamo Indian village.

Chávez, Venezuela and the new Latin America. 2004. DVD.

Cual revolución? Hugo Chávez, 1999-2004. 2004. DVD.

Energy war. First Run/Icarus Films, 2007.  DVD.  Profiles newly emergent “superpowers” such as Venezuela.

FALN. First Run/Icarus Films, 1965, 2005. DVD. Discusses the guerrilla struggle of the Armed Forces of National Liberation in Venezuela.

The feast . Timothy Asch, Napoleon Chagnon. Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Científicas, Documentary Educational Resources, 1970, 1990. VHS. Alliance formation between Yanomamo Indian villages in Brazil and Venezuela.

Hugo Chavez. Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2006. DVD.

Llaguno bridge, keys to a massacre . Ángel Palacios. ANMCLA, 2004. DVD. On the incident that contributed to the Venezuela coup of 2002.

Magical death . Napoleón Chagnon. 1970, 1988. VHS. Political and social organization of Yanomamo Indian village.

Mama--I have something to tell you / a video essay by Calogero Salvo.  Cinema Guild, 200-.  DVD.  The filmmaker reveals his homosexuality to his mother. 

A man called “Bee”: studying the Yanomamo . Timothy Asch, Napoleon A. Chagnon, Documentary Educational Resources, 1974, 2005. DVD.

Otro modo es posible: el caso Venezuela . 2002. VHS. Events in Venezuela recorded by Italian journalists.

El pueblo ante el referendum.  Humana Cooperativa Audiovisual, 2004?  DVD.  Gathers Venezuelan voters’ attitudes about the upcoming 2004 referendum to recall Hugo Chávez.

Puedo hablar?: retrato de un movimiento / May I speak?: portrait of a movement.  Christopher Moore.   Sol Productions, 2007.  DVD. A documentary on Hugo Chávez and the political conflict in Venezuela.

Quién es quién?: la verdad de Súmate.  Humana Cooperativa Audiovisual, 200?  DVD.  Looks at the Venezuelan NGO Súmate, which opposes the policies of the government of Hugo Chávez.

La revolución de la mayoría.  Ministerio de Comunicación e Información, 200-.  DVD.  Five short documentaries focusing on Venezuela's political transformation since Hugo Chávez’s election.

The revolution will not be televised . Kim Bartley, Donnacha O’Briain. The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in association with The Irish Film Board, 2002. DVD. Depicts the overthrow and return to power of President Hugo Chavez of Venezuela in an attempted coup in 2002.

Simón Bolivar: the great liberator . Klaus Katz. Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1984, 2005. DVD. Biographical information.

Los Venezolanos judíos: diversos orígenes, un mismo destino . Verónica Cañas Azuaje. Cinesa Video, 2002. Documents Jewish immigration to Venezuela.

Venezuela Bolivariana: pueblo y lucha de la IV guerra mundial / Venezuela Bolivariana: people and struggle of the fourth world war . Marcelo Andrade Arreaza. Calle y Media Collective, 2004. DVD.

Venezuela: revolution from the inside out.  PM Press, 2008.  DVD.  Explores the history and projects of the Bolivarian Revolution through interviews with a range of its participants.

Warriors of the Amazon. WGBH Video, 1996. VHS. Yanomamo Indians.


 Feature Films


3 noches / 3 nights.  Fernando Venturini.  Maverick Entertainment, 2003.  DVD.

Amaneció de golpe . Carlos Azpurua. Maverick Entertainment, 2003. DVD.

Amor en concreto. Franco De Peña. Ciudad, 2003, 2005. DVD.

Caracas amor a muerte. Gustavo Balza. TLA Releasing, 2000, 2006. DVD. 

Celestial clockwork.  Fina Torres. Strand Releasing Home Video, 1995, 2007. DVD.

Disparen a matar / Shoot to kill . Carlos Azpurua, David Suárez. Facets Video, 1990, 1994. VHS.

Huelepega: Ley de la calle / Huelepega : glue sniffer.  Elia Schneider.  Urban Vision Entertainment, 1999, 2004.  DVD.

Oriana . Fina Torres. Pandora Films, Arion Productions, Cinemateca, Facets Video, 1985, 2004. DVD.

Secuestro express . Jonathan Jakubowicz. Tres Malandros Films, Miramax Films, 2004, 2006. DVD.

Sicario, assassin for hire . José Novoa. Credesca, Tango Bravo Producciones, Urban Vision Entertainment, 1994, 2003. DVD.

Trampa para un gato. Manuel de Pedro. Amazonia Films, 1998, 200-. DVD.