Cover image for Roma / Netflix, Participant Media presenta ; filmo produktita de Esparanto-Filmoj ; escrita y dirigida por Alfonso Cuarón ; producida por Gabriela Rodríguez, Alfonso Cuarón, Nicolás Celis.
Title:
Roma / Netflix, Participant Media presenta ; filmo produktita de Esparanto-Filmoj ; escrita y dirigida por Alfonso Cuarón ; producida por Gabriela Rodríguez, Alfonso Cuarón, Nicolás Celis.
ISBN:
9781681436579
Edition:
Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
Publication Information:
[New York, NY] : The Criterion Collection, [2020]

©2018
Physical Description:
2 videodiscs (135 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Originally released in 2018.

Wide screen (2.39:1).

Special features: Road to "Roma", a new documentary about the making of the film, featuring behind-the-scenes footage and an interview with Cuaron; Snapshots from the set, a new documentary featuring cast and crew; new documentaries about the film's sound and postproduction process; new documentary about the film's ambitious theatrical campaign and social impact in Mexico; trailers; Plus: essays by novelist Valeria Luiselli and historian Enrique Krauze.

DVD; 5.1 surround; wide screen (2.39:1), all regions.
Summary:
With his eighth and most personal film, Alfonso Cuaron recreated the early 1970s Mexico City of his childhood, narrating a tumultuous period in the life of a middle-class family through the experiences of Cleo, the indigenous domestic worker who keeps the household running. Charged with the care of four small children abandoned by their father, Cleo tends to the family even as her own life is shaken by personal and political upheavals.
Language Note:
Spanish and Mixtec dialogue; English or French subtitles, Spanish SDH; Spanish descriptive audio (DVS).
Audience:
MPAA rating: R; for graphic nudity, some disturbing images, and language.
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Series Sequence:
Performer:
Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira, Diego Cortina Autrey, Carlos Peralta, Daniela Demesa, Marco Graf.
Production Credits:
Editors, Alfonso Cuarón, Adam Gough ; director of photography, Alfonso Cuarón.
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