The maid La nana
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Format
DVD
Language
Spanish
UPC
896602002210

Notes

General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009.
General Note
Special features: behind the scenes clips; from sketch to screen: storyboarding The maid; photos by Sebastián Silva.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Sergio Armstrong ; editor, Danielle Fillios.
Participants/Performers
Catalina Saavedra, Claudia Celedón, Mariana Loyola, Andrea García-Huidobro, Alejandro Goic, Agustín Silva.
Description
Raquel has worked as a housemaid for an upper-class Santiago, Chile, family for 23 years. On Raquel's 41st birthday, Pilar Valdez and family force the sullen, withdrawn maid to emerge from her kitchen sanctum and join the family for a celebration, but her discomfort is as strong as the family's need to acknowledge their awkward dependence on her. Raquel becomes unable to care for the house alone and new help is hired, which throws her into a jealous frenzy. The home soon becomes the stage for Raquel's darkly comedic tricks as she drives away anyone trying to take her place.
Target Audience
Not rated.
System Details
DVD, NTSC, region 0; widescreen (1.78:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital 5.1 surround or 2.0.
Language
In Spanish with optional English subtitles.
Awards
World Cinema jury prize and Special Jury Prize Acting, Sundance Film Festival, 2009; Breakthrough Award Catalina Saavedra, Gotham Awards, 2009.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Silva, S., Peirano, P., González, G., Saavedra, C., Celedon, C., Loyola, M., García-Huidobro, A., Goic, A., & Silva, A. (2010). The maid: La nana . Oscilloscope Laboratories.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sebastian. Silva et al.. 2010. The Maid: La Nana. [New York]: Oscilloscope Laboratories.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sebastian. Silva et al.. The Maid: La Nana [New York]: Oscilloscope Laboratories, 2010.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Silva, Sebastian., et al. The Maid: La Nana Oscilloscope Laboratories, 2010.

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