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Food for the ancestors : the Mexican celebration of the days of the dead

Food for Thought Productions, distributed by PBS Home Video, c2006, c1999.

1 videodisc (approx. 60 mins.) : sd., col ; 4 3/4 in.

Explores the weeklong Mexican celebration honoring memories of loved ones who have died, as practiced in Puebla state. Also known as the Day of the Dead, or Dia de la Muerte.

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ISBN:

978-0-7936-9133-3

Title:

Food for the ancestors : the Mexican celebration of the days of the dead / directed, edited and music by Jan Thompson ; written and hosted by Bruce Kraig. [videorecording].

Publisher:

Food for Thought Productions, distributed by PBS Home Video, c2006, c1999.

Physical:

1 videodisc (approx. 60 mins.) : sd., col ; 4 3/4 in.

Summary:

Explores the weeklong Mexican celebration honoring memories of loved ones who have died, as practiced in Puebla state. Also known as the Day of the Dead, or Dia de la Muerte.

Subject:

All Souls' Day--Mexico

Subject:

All Saints' Day--Mexico

Subject:

Mexico--Social life and customs

Subject:

Folk festivals--Mexico

Subject:

Videorecording.

AE:PersName:

Thompson, Jan

AE:PersName:

Kraig, Bruce.

AE:CorpName:

Public Broadcasting Service.

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