Violeta Went to Heaven

Overview

Director Andres Wood teams with screenwriter Eliseo Altunaga for this biographical drama exploring the life of celebrated Chilean artist and singer Violeta Parra Francisca Gavilán, who transcended impoverished roots to become a national icon, and a vocal opponent of social injustice.
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Overview

Director Andres Wood teams with screenwriter Eliseo Altunaga for this biographical drama exploring the life of celebrated Chilean artist and singer Violeta Parra Francisca Gavilán, who transcended impoverished roots to become a national icon, and a vocal opponent of social injustice.
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Special Features

Theatrical trailer; Stills gallery
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/3/2013
  • UPC: 738329106522
  • Original Release: 2011
  • Rating:

  • Source: Lorber Films (Kino)
  • Time: 1:50:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 35,392

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Francisca Gavilian Violeta Parra
Cristián Quevedo Nicanor Parra (Father)
Thomas Durand Gilbert Favre
Luis Machín Interviewer
Gabriela Aguilera Hilda Parra
Roberto Farias Luis Arce
Patricio Ossa Ángel Parra as a boy
Stephania Barbagelata Carmen Luisa
Marcial Tagle Mayor
Jorge Lopez Young Ángel Parra
Roxana Naranjo Clarisa
Francisca Duran Violeta as a child
Guiselle Morales Young Violeta
Juan Quezada Mr. Guillermo
Sergio Pina Mario
Sonia Vidal Mrs. Lastenia
Ana Fuentes Rosa Lorca
Pablo Costabal Radio Director
Juan Alfaro Guitar Player
Pedro Salinas Mr. Gabriel
Daniel Antivilo Mr. Meyer
Eduardo Burle Host
Vanesa González Model
Technical Credits
Andres Wood Director, Screenwriter
Eliseo Altunaga Screenwriter
Rodrigo Bazaes Art Director, Production Designer, Screenwriter
Guillermo Calderon Screenwriter
Paloma Chamorro Costumes/Costume Designer
Andrea Chignoli Editor
Guadalupe Correa Makeup
Paula Cosenza Associate Producer, Executive Producer
Denise Gomes Executive Producer
Denise Gomez Associate Producer
Miguel Hormazábal Sound/Sound Designer
Miguel Ioan Littin Cinematographer
Ruth Orellana Production Manager
Violeta Parra Score Composer
Patricio Pereira Executive Producer
Cristian Reyes Set Decoration/Design
Pablo Rovito Executive Producer
Fernando Sokolowicz Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Violeta Went to Heaven
1. Past In Present [8:54]
2. Do the Monkey [9:05]
3. Religious Play [9:26]
4. Snuff Out This Light [8:30]
5. Guilt [8:17]
6. Happy Birthday [9:57]
7. Chilean Steps [9:37]
8. Thorn in My Heart [10:34]
9. Hawk and Hen [9:07]
10. Sharing the Stage [6:49]
11. Deep Sleep [9:06]
12. A Vow [9:59]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Violeta Went to Heaven
   Play
   Chapters
   Bonus
      Theatrical Trailer
      Stills Gallery
      Also Available from Kino Lorber
         El Bulli
         Greenwich Village
   Audio Setup
      Dolby Digitlal 5.1
      Dolby Digital 2.0
   About Kino Lorber
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