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The Resource The salt mines ; : The transformation, a Starfish production ; produced & directed by Susana Aikin, Carlos Aparicio

The salt mines ; : The transformation, a Starfish production ; produced & directed by Susana Aikin, Carlos Aparicio

Label
The salt mines ; : The transformation
Title
The salt mines ;
Title remainder
The transformation
Statement of responsibility
a Starfish production ; produced & directed by Susana Aikin, Carlos Aparicio
Title variation
  • Salt mines ; The transformation
  • Salt mines & The transformation
  • Salt mines and The transformation
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Salt Mines explores the lives of Hispanic male transvestite prostitutes and crack addicts living in abandoned garbage trucks at a road salt storage facility near lower Manhattan. The Transformation follows Ricardo (Sara in The Salt Mines) as he rejects his street life to join a group of Born Again Christians in an effort to transform his life from that of a homosexual to a heterosexual
Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
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Transformation
Credits note
Videography, Carlos Aparicio ; editor, Susan Aikin ; music (1st work), Elliott Sharp ; music (2nd work), Hahn Rowe
Language note
Much of the dialogue in Spanish with English subtitles (1st work)
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  • Aikin, Susana
  • Aparicio, Carlos
  • Starfish Productions
  • Frameline (Firm)
Runtime
105
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  • Cross-dressers
  • Male prostitutes
  • Hispanic American gays
  • Homeless persons
  • Drug addicts
  • Gay men
  • Homosexuality
  • Conversion
Technique
live action
Label
The salt mines ; : The transformation, a Starfish production ; produced & directed by Susana Aikin, Carlos Aparicio
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Salt mines originally produced in 1990; The transformation produced in 1995
  • Published in San Francisco
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (47, 58 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • CASXAKM7917-F
  • (CU-SB)notisAKM7917
  • (OCoLC)36096949
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The salt mines ; : The transformation, a Starfish production ; produced & directed by Susana Aikin, Carlos Aparicio
Publication
Note
  • Salt mines originally produced in 1990; The transformation produced in 1995
  • Published in San Francisco
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (47, 58 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • CASXAKM7917-F
  • (CU-SB)notisAKM7917
  • (OCoLC)36096949
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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