Destinos, an introduction to Spanish
Disc 10. [Episodes 39-42]DVD - 2004? | Spanish
A series which uses the popular telenovela format to present vocabulary, structures, and functions in a natural, conversational way, emphasizing comprehension through context and actions. Story line involves Raquel Rodriguez, an attorney from Los Angeles, who is hired by an aging Mexican industrialist to investigate a long-buried secret about his past. Her task takes her to Mexico City, Seville, Madrid, Buenos Aires, and Puerto Rico, providing exposure to many varieties of spoken Spanish as well as Latino cultures. Many different characters provide cultural and linguistic diversity through discussions of history, geography, local foods and customs.
Publisher: Burlington, VT : The Annenberg/CPB Collection, [2004?]
Branch Call Number: DVD 468.3421 DES V.10
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Alternative Title: Viaje a México-- la Capital