De pelicula

De pelicula

by Mary McVey Gill, Deana Smalley
     
 

ISBN-10: 1585103128

ISBN-13: 9781585103126

Pub. Date: 05/14/2010

Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.


Based on the pioneering text Cinema for Spanish Conversation, ¡De Pelicula! uses recent feature films with a PG or PG-13 rating to build Spanish language skills in listening, speaking, and reading. The text also provides a unique method to explore the cultural concepts depicted in the films.

As with the parent text, ¡De Pelicula! provides a context

Overview


Based on the pioneering text Cinema for Spanish Conversation, ¡De Pelicula! uses recent feature films with a PG or PG-13 rating to build Spanish language skills in listening, speaking, and reading. The text also provides a unique method to explore the cultural concepts depicted in the films.

As with the parent text, ¡De Pelicula! provides a context for listening to the film through previewing exercises, background information, vocabulary, cultural material, and post-viewing exercises, including student exercises to be done in small groups. This version covers eight films and may be used as a primary or ancillary text in fourth year high school courses, for community college courses -- especially those language courses taught in the evening -- or in single-semester courses at most colleges.

All films are new to this edition and come from a range of Spanish-speaking countries, All may be easily obtained for classroom viewing or language labs, or for students to purchase or rent on their own.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585103126
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
05/14/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
213
Sales rank:
1,263,583
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface vii

About the films xiv

Vocabulario para hablar del cine xv

1 La misma luna (México/Estados Unidos: Patricia Riggen, PG-13) 1

2 Danzón (México: María Novaro, PG-13) 29

3 De eso no se habla (Argentina: María Luisa Bemberg, PG-13) 53

4 Un lugar en el mundo (Uruguay/Argentina: Adolfo Aristarain, PG) 77

5 Machuca (Chile: Andrés Wood, unrated) 101

6 Guantanamera (Cuba: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea, unrated) 127

7 Nueba Yol (República Dominicana: Angel Muñiz, PG-13) 149

8 El viaje de Carol (España: Imanol Uribe, PG-13) 177

Text Credits 203

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