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Ruiz, Raúl 1941-2011

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Mistérios de Lisboa by Raâul Ruiz( Visual )

24 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a jealous countess, a wealthy businessman, and a young orphaned boy across Portugal, France, Italy and Brazil where they connect with a variety of mysterious individuals
Le temps retrouvé = Time regained by Raúl Ruiz( Visual )

64 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1992 and Marcel Proust is on his death-bed, looking through photos, remembering his life. But the real characters mingle with the fictional ones. And gradually, fiction wins out over reality. His life's only sense lies in the reality of his work, and his work streams before his eyes. His literary characters people his memories like a stereoscope projection on the wall of his room, coming to life in the self-contained world of his small apartment on the Rue Hamelin. The happy days and lost paradises of his childhood alternate with the more recent memories of his social and literary life. The drama of the war, closely examined from the viewpoint of the small circles of Paris society, is transformed into a vast social comedy. In the spreading twilight the shape of post-war society hovers on the horizon
Klimt by Raúl Ruiz( Visual )

43 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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La noche de enfrente = Night across the street( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the verge of a forced retirement, Don Celso, an elderly office worker begins to relive both real and imagined memories from his life--a trip to the movies as a young boy with Beethoven, listening to tall tales from Long John Silver, a brief stay in a haunted hotel. Stories hide within stories and the thin line between imagination and reality steadily erodes, opening up a marvelous new world of personal remembrance and fantastic melodrama"--Container
Comédie de l'innocence = The comedy of innocence by Raúl Ruiz( Visual )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in French and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortly after his 9th birthday, Camille tells his mother Ariane that he is really Paul, and that he would like to return to his "real" mother, Isabella, who lives on the other side of town. Alarmed at first, but willing to humor him, she takes him to Isabella's and is startled to find out he knows her apartment intimately. It turns out that Isabella's son drowned two years earlier. Is Camille the reincarnation of Isabella's dead son?
Ce jour-la = That day by Raúl Ruiz( Visual )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Une jeune fille pense que demain sera le plus beau jour de sa vie. Pointpoirot, un Emil en émoi, saura gagner sa liberté en égayant le banquet d'un festin des damnés. L'héritière est contente, la famille intrigue, et l'état complote. L'innocence et la folie seront les instruments de la manipulation
Les trois couronnes du matelot by Raúl Ruiz( Visual )

11 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A sailor spins fantastical yarns of far-off brothels, opium dens and more in far-off locales for a young boy who has just committed murder."--IMDb
Poetics of cinema by Raúl Ruiz( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Généalogies d'un crime = Genealogies of a crime by Raúl Ruiz( Visual )

26 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the case of Hermine van Hug, a 1920s psychoanalyst who believed that criminal tendencies are formed at age five and who labeled her nephew a murderer before he reached adolescence. The nephew proved her right by strangling her
Poétique du cinéma by Raúl Ruiz( Book )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in French and Spanish and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reúne, por primera vez, las tres poéticas del cine de Raúl Ruiz. Las primeras dos, que escribió en francés, han sido traducidas especial y espléndidamente para esta edición por Alan Pauls; la tercera, en tanto, ha sido armada a partir de los esbozos, textos sueltos y apuntes que Ruiz dejó escritos principalmente en castellano, y que están totalmente en línea con las primeras dos poéticas. En ellas, el autor de Las tres coronas del marinero revisa obras suyas y ajenas con la sagacidad enorme por la que ya es conocido, al tiempo que se aventura en ideas y conceptos posibles para pensar el cine como arte. Para ello, también, inventa situaciones y escenas a partir de las cuales desarrolla sendas reflexiones, de este tipo: "Contra lo que piensan muchos, no es la sombra la que confiere misterio a la imagen ni la luz la que resuelve el enigma. Dalí sabía lo que decía cuando le explicaba a Hitchcock que en los sueños es el exceso de luz, y no su falta, lo que produce la impresión de irrealidad poética". Se muestra aquí, una vez más, como un observador implacable de su arte y de los alcances humanos y sociales de éste, demostrando una gran intuición y creatividad y una inteligencia filosófica y enciclopédica que jamás prescinde del sentido del humor ni del sentido del detalle. (EDITOR)
Poetics of cinema by Raúl Ruiz( Book )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vocation suspendue = The suspended vocation( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in French and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'hypothèse du tableau volé: A bumbling art collector attempts to reconstruct the content of a painting missing from a series of seven painted 100 years earlier by an eccentric artist. To help him in his task, a group of actors pose as the figures in the paintings to create a series of human tableaux. The collector makes far-fetched thematic connections between the tableaux as a way to figure out what the missing artwork might look like while alluding to the scandals, mysteries, and conspiracies surrounding the paintings
Mysteries of Lisbon. Part 2( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in Portuguese and English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raul Ruiz's, Mysteries of Lisbon, masterful adaptation of the eponymous nineteenth-century Portuguese novel (by Camilo Castelo Branco) evokes the complex intertwined narratives of Victor Hugo and Charles Dickens. The core story centers on Joao, the bastard child of an ill-fated romance between two members of the aristocracy who are forbidden to marry, and his quest to discover the truth of his parentage. But this is just the start of an engrossing tale that follows a multitude of characters whose fates conjoin, separate and then rejoin again over three decades in Portugal, Spain, France and Italy. National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 2012 - 2nd Place NSFC Award, Best Foreign Language Film Winner! Athens Panorama of European Cinema 2011 - Best Film Winner! Golden Globes, Portugal 2011 - Best Actor, Adriano Luz Winner! Golden Globes, Portugal 2011 - Best Actress, Maria Joao Bastos Winner! Golden Globes, Portugal 2011 - Best Film, Raoul Ruiz (director), Paolo Branco (producer) Winner! Satellite Awards 2011 - Best Motion Picture, Foreign Language Film Winner! Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2011 - Best Foreign-Language Film Winner! Sao Paulo International Film Festival 2010 Critics Award - Best Film, Raoul Ruiz Winner! San Sebastian International Film Festival 2010 Silver Seashell Award - Best Director, Raoul Ruiz
Trois vies et une seule mort by Raúl Ruiz( Visual )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Présente quatre histoires vécues par un homme souffrant de dédoublement de la personnalité. Un mari part acheter des cigarettes et revient chez lui au bout de vingt ans. Un professeur devient mendiant. Un homme vient en aide à un jeune couple de façon très particulière. Un homme d'affaires s'invente une famille qui devient réalité
In pursuit of Treasure island by Raúl Ruiz( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in French and English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Son roman, A la porsuite de l'île au trésor, est à l'origine d'un film réalisé en 1984, L'île au trésor
Diálogos de exiliados( Visual )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in Spanish and French and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chilean-born director Raul Ruiz may be cinema's most famous exile, with his most important work produced in France. In this semi-documentary film, patterned after Bertolt Brecht's Refugee Conversations, Ruiz explores what it means to live in exile. Shot in 1974, Dialogues of the exiled chronicles the conversations of Chileans in Paris, who resolutely hang onto their cultural identity while navigating life in another country."--Container
On top of the whale by Raúl Ruiz( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruiz's "parody of anthropology, linguistics and cultural imperialism" centers on a male anthropologist, a woman and a child who visit the estate of a millionaire Marxist in Patagonia. Sexual rivalry competes with sociological investigation. Before leaving, the anthropologist deciphers the language of the last two surviving Indians of a local tribe who live on the estate
Shattered image by Lu yi zi la wu( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jessie leads a dual life, trapped in a dangerous maze of dream and reality. In one life, she is a coldblooded assassin preying on a prominent businessman who is smitten by her charms. In her other life, she is a wealthy newlywed, honeymooning with her new husband. A combination of a violent past experience and the possible unfaithfulness of her new spouse add to the complexity of her delusions. Is she the ruthless hit woman, or the vulnerable new bride?"--Container
L'Hypothèse du tableau volé = The hypothesis of the stolen painting( Visual )

11 editions published between 1978 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pedantic art collector guides the viewer around six paintings by Frédéric Tonnerre, a fictitious 19th century artist, as the mystery of the disappearance of the seventh unfolds. The paintings are shown as tableaux vivants which begin to move, forcing the viewer to examine the links between art and its interpreters, between words and images
The wit of the staircase by Raúl Ruiz( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Poetics of cinema
Alternative Names
Pino, Raúl Ernesto Ruiz.

Pino, Raúl Ernesto Ruiz 1941-2011

Raoul Ruiz

Raoul Ruiz cinéaste franco-chilien

Raul Ruiz

Raúl Ruiz chilenischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Raúl Ruiz filmmaker

Raúl Ruiz Frans filmregisseur

Raúl Ruiz regista cileno

Ruiz Pino, Raúl 1941-2011

Ruiz Pino, Raúl Ernesto

Ruiz Pino, Raúl Ernesto 1941-2011

Ruiz, Raoul.

Ruiz Raoul 1941-....

Ruiz, Raoul 1941-2011

Ruiz, Raúl

Ruiz, Raúl 1941-

Ruiz, Raúl 1941-2011

Ruiz Rodríguez, Raúl 1941-2011

Ραούλ Ρουίς

Руис, Рауль

رائول روئیز فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان فرانسوی

루이즈, 라울 1941-2011



Poétique du cinémaPoetics of cinemaTrois vies et une seule mortIn pursuit of Treasure islandShattered image