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Buñuel, Luis 1900-1983

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Belle de jour by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

237 editions published between 1960 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Subtle, erotic film about a wealthy young surgeon's wife who indulges her masochistic fantasies by working as a part-time prostitute in a Paris brothel
Un chien Andalou by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

217 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surrealistic film composed of bizarre and grotesque scenes
Los Olvidados = The young and the damned by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

194 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film focuses on Pedro, a young boy whose mother has no use for him, and who becomes involved with a malevolent gang of delinquents; and on Jaibo, an older, more hardened youth, who leads Pedro deeper into the world of crime. Despite Pedro's sincere attempts to reform, he moves inevitably toward tragedy."
L'âge d'or by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

131 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A collection of strange events satirizing religion and the social order." In French with English sub-titles and inter-titles
Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie = Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

27 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Rafael Costa, embajador de Miranda, y el matrimonio Thévenot están invitados a cenar en casa del matrimonio Sénechal, pero hay una confusión y los cinco deben ir a un restaurante. Al llegar se dan cuenta de que no podrán cenar porque el dueño del lugar ha muerto. A partir de este momento, las reuniones entre este selecto grupo de burgueses se verán interrumpidas por una serie de eventos extraordinarios, algunos reales y otros producto de la imaginación de los personajes
Tristana by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

148 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of her mother, young Tristana goes to live with her guardian, Don Lope, an older man who eventually breaks through his facade of respectability and seduces her. She repays him a hundred fold, preying on his jealousy and taunting him with perverse whimsies
Cet obscur objet du désir by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

155 editions published between 1976 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luis Bunuel's final film explodes with eroticism, bringing full circle to the director's lifelong preoccupation with the darker side of desire. Bunuel regular Fernando Rey plays Matthieu, an urbane widower, tortured by his lust for the elusive Conchita. With subversive flare, Bunuel uses two different actresses in the lead role: Carole Bouquet, a sophisticated French beauty and Angela Molina, a Spanish coquette. Drawn from Pierre Louys's 1898 novel, La Femme et le Pantin
Viridiana by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

208 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novice about to take her vows is corrupted by her wicked uncle and installs a load of beggars in his house. Often hilarious surrealist melodrama packed with shades of meaning, most of them sacrilegious. A fascinating film to watch
Simón del desierto by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

119 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satire on religion and salvation revolving around a holy hermit who has lived on a pilar in the desert for more than 6 years. When he is tempted by worldly pleasures: women, food, and power, he responds piously but he may not believe his own admonitions
Viridiana by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Novice nun Viridiana does her utmost to maintain her Catholic principles, but her lecherous uncle and a motley assemblage of paupers force her to confront the limits of her idealism"--Container
El ángel exterminador( Visual )

18 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a lavish dinner party in a stately mansion, the guests believe themselves unable to leave the premises. As the days pass, the elaborate facades of their social positions collapse and they are forced to live like animals. Finally discovering they are actually free to leave, they go to church to give thanks, where they are again trapped
Three screenplays: Viridiana, The exterminating angel, Simon of the desert by Luis Buñuel( Book )

12 editions published between 1969 and 1985 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le journal d'une femme de chambre by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

69 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celestine takes a job as a chambermaid to a middle-class, provincial family and soon discovers the hidden vices and obsessions of her employers
La voie lactée = The milky way by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

94 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire of organized religion in which two pilgrims travel through time to meet Jesus, Mary, the Devil, and a multitude of those who held power in the name of holiness
The Exterminating Angel by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

134 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of high-society friends are invited to a mansion for dinner and inexplicably find themselves unable to leave in Luis Buñuel's daring masterpiece The Exterminating Angel (El ángel exterminador). Made just one year after his international sensation Viridiana, this film, full of eerie, comic absurdity, furthers Buñuel's wicked takedown of the rituals and dependencies of the frivolous upper classes
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie = The discreet charm of the Bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

163 editions published between 1972 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Luis Bunuel's deliciously satiric masterpiece about social mores and class hypocrisy. Opening with a group of friends arriving on the wrong day for a dinner engagement, so begins a sequence of unexpected and unusual events. In their quest for a lavish feast, the dividing line between reality and dreams becomes unclear for each guest, leading the viewer on an intoxicating journey that at once appears both calculated and careless. A masterpiece of surrealist cinema"--Container
Belle de jour; a film by Luis Buñuel( Book )

37 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Severine is a repressed, bored housewife, afraid of intimacy. Her husband, Pierre is kind, devoted, and understanding. Severine is aroused by the idea of domination and debasement, and gentle Pierre is hardly the type of person who would treat her cruelly in order to receive sexual gratification. Following the example of an acquaintance, she begins a double life as the girl called Belle de Jour, in the brothel run by Madame Anais. Her otherwise placid domestic life is threatened when an obsessed client, unable to possess her completely, begins to stalk her
My last sigh by Luis Buñuel( Book )

144 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A master film-maker, Luis Bunuel offers a remarkably sophisticated political analysis, but remains based in the essentially peasant values of storytelling and the purposefully unsystematic supervisions of laughter. Originally published: London: Cape, 1984
Nazarín by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

85 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humble priest is forced to leave the priesthood because of his relationship with women
El bruto by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

55 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El dueño de una vivienda decide poner en la calle a sus inquilinos para vender los terrenos. Ante la negativa de éstos a desalojar sus casas, el casero, asesorado por su amante, contrata a un matón: el bruto
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Un chien Andalou
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Cet obscur objet du désirMy last sighMy last sighLorca, Buñuel, Dalí : forbidden pleasures and connected livesLuis Buñuel : the red years, 1929-1939Queering Buñuel : sexual dissidence and pyschoanalysis in his Mexican and Spanish cinemaLuis Buñuel : a critical biography
Alternative Names
Bunjuel, Luiz

Buñuel, Louis 1900-1983

Buñuel, Luis

Buñuel, Luis 1900-

Buňuel, Luis 1900-1983

Buñuel Portoles, Luis.

Buñuel Portolés, Luis 1900-1983

Buñuel Portoles, Luís, 1900-1984

Byunyuel Luis

Ludovicus Buñuel

Luijs Bunjuels

Luis Buñuel

Luis Buñuel cineasta español

Luis Buñuel director de cinema español

Luis Buñuel espanjalais-meksikolainen elokuvaohjaaja ja runoilija

Luis Buñuel film director

Luis Buñuel Hispaania filmirežissöör

Luis Buñuel hiszpański reżyser filmowy

Luis Buñuel Portolés

Luis Buñuel Portolés director de cinema espanyol

Luis Buñuel réalisateur et scénariste d'origine espagnole, naturalisé mexicain

Luis Buñuel regista spagnolo

Luis Buñuel regizor de film spaniol

Luis Buñuel regjisor spanjoll

Luis Buñuel Spaans filmregisseur

Luis Buñuel španělský filmový režisér

Luis Buñuel spanischer Regisseur

Luis Buñuel Spanish film director

Luis Buñuel spanyol születésű mexikói filmrendező

Luis Bunyuel

Luiss Bunjuels

Portoles, Luis Bu~nuel

Portoles, Luis Buñuel.

Portolés, Luis Buñuel 1900-1983

Portoles, Luís Buñuel, 1900-1984

Λουίς Μπουνιουέλ

Луис Бунӳэл

Луис Бунюел

Луис Бунюэль испанский киносценарист и кинорежиссёр

Луис Буњел

Луис Буњуел

Луіс Буньюэль

Луїс Бунюель

Луїс Бунюель іспанський кінорежисер, лауреат «Оскара» (1973)

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בונואל, לואי 1900-1983

בוניואל, לואיס

לואיס בוניואל

לואיס בוניואל שחקן ספרדי

لويس بونويل

لويس بونويل، 1900-1983

لويس بونويل مخرج أفلام إسباني

لوئیس بونوئل فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان اسپانیایی

लुई बुनुएल

লুইস বুনুয়েল

লুইস বুনুয়েল স্পেনীয় চলচ্চিত্র পরিচালক ও সুরিয়ালিস্ট আন্দোলনের নেতা

ലൂയി ബുനുവേൽ

ลุยส์ บุญญูเอล

ลุยส์ บูญวยล์

ლუის ბუნიუელი

루이스 부뉴엘

루이스, 부뉴엘 1900-1983

루이스, 브뉘엘 1900-1983

ブニュエル, ルイス

ルイス・ブニュエル スペイン出身の映画監督

路易斯·布努埃尔

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