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Fernán Gómez, Fernando

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Butterfly by José Luis Cuerda( Visual )

75 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A timid young boy starting school for the first time learns about a world of possibilities when a kind and devoted teacher shows him the wonders of nature. As the school year comes to a close, however, the Spanish Civil War begins sweeping the country, forcing the boy, his family, and his Galician community to choose between the fight for freedom and the threat of persecution
The spirit of the beehive = el espíritu de la colmena by Víctor Erice( Visual )

97 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only dimly aware of the shadow of World War II somewhere beyond the Castilian plateau, sisters Isabel and Ana must occupy themselves as their preoccupied scientist father and isolated, languishing mother move in their solitary orbits. After attending the screening of James Whale's "Frankenstein" at a makeshift movie theater in town, Ana becomes obsessed with the idea of befriending the imaginary monster. Largely wordless, the film functions as a striking trompe d'loeil about childhood imagination versus the wider perspective of the adult world
Belle époque by Fernando Trueba( Visual )

34 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1931, Fernando, a handsome, young Spanish Civil War deserter who befriends a free-thinking artist, finds himself in a romantic dilemma when the artist's four beautiful daughters return to their country home. Which woman should he love?
El Abuelo = The Grandfather by José Luis Garci( Visual )

48 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When news of his son's death brings old Count Albrit home to Spain after years abroad, he's pleased to meet his two charming young granddaughters. But one of the girls is not his son's daughter, and therefore not his true heir. The determined Count sets out to discover which granddaughter is worthy of his love and name
Las bicicletas son para el verano by Fernando Fernán Gómez( Book )

142 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En la ciudad sin límites by Antonio Hernández( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and Italian and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysterious ramblings of a dying old man hide a terrible secret that could scar his family forever
El viaje a ninguna parte by Fernando Fernán Gómez( Book )

50 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Todo sobre mi madre by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuela is a devoted single mother who needs to come to grips with the death of her 17-year-old son, Esteban. She had never told Esteban about his father, but after reading her son's journal she realizes she has to find Esteban's father, and explain what has happened. She leaves Madrid for Barcelona, to reconnect with her old friend Agrado, who introduces her to Rosa, a young nun in trouble, and Huma Rojo, a brilliant actress whom young Esteban idolized. A Hollywood melodrama done up as Greek tragedy translated into the context of everyday modern life, the film sums up both the boundlessness and the limitations of a mother's love
Mamá cumple 100 años = Mama turns a 100 [sic] by Carlos Saura( Visual )

28 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of the 100th birthday celebration of the great matriarch at her baronial country estate. Gathered together to celebrate this momentous occasion are Mama's wacky children, who are now plotting to make this birthday her last"--Container
La Puerta del Sol by Fernando Fernán Gómez( Book )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El embrujo de Shanghai = Shanghai spell( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This historical epic paints a lush yet realistic version of Barcelona in the 1940s. It follows the story of Dani, a young boy whose father was killed in the brutal violence of the Spanish Civil War. It is the start of a hot Spanish summer, and Dani is enlisted to care for a crazy neighbor--a Captain who is suffering posttraumatic stress and on an obsessive quest to close down a local industrial plant. Along with having to care for this damaged soul, Dani finds himself drawn to an older woman, the beautiful daughter of an anarchist who is dying of tuberculosis."--Http://movies.yahoo.com
El vendedor de naranjas by Fernando Fernán Gómez( Book )

16 editions published between 1961 and 1999 in Spanish and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capa y espada by Fernando Fernán Gómez( Book )

6 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Juan de Tassis, the Count of Villamediana, a poet and courtier at the court of King Philip IV of Spain often believed to be the queen's lover, is murdered, suspicion falls on all levels of society--not least the king himself
El mal amor by Fernando Fernán Gómez( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Pícaro( Visual )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines the Spanish pícaro--his role in society, his relationship to his master and mistress, his reliance on his own wits and his ability to outsmart others, his sense of humor, and his alienation. Draws from the texts of Cervantes, Quevedo, Mateo Alemán, Vicente Espinel, Salas Barbadillo, Lesage, and El autor de Estabanillo González
El mar y el tiempo by Fernando Fernán Gómez( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in Spanish and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esquilache( Visual )

31 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 18th century Madrid the people rise against the monarchy. The destiny of the crown and the Marqués de Esquilache Ilega depend upon the next few hours
Historias de la picaresca by Fernando Fernán Gómez( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in Spanish and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Para que no me olvides( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferreira returns with a rich drama that intricately interlinks the personal and the political in dealing with the power of memory and how to deal with pain. Irene lives with her 22-year-old son David and her elderly father Mateo, an Argentinian civil war survivor. The three are close, but when David decides to move out with his girlfriend Clara, it disrupts the delicate balance of familial relationships, causing a rift between mother and son. Due to a tragedy, they are all forced to re-examine their relationships
La coartada ; Los domingos, bacanal by Fernando Fernán Gómez( Book )

9 editions published in 1985 in Spanish and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Belle époque
Alternative Names
Fernán-Gómez, F.

Fernán Gómez, F. 1921-2007

Fernán-Gómez, F. (Fernando)

Fernán Gómez, F. (Fernando), 1921-2007

Fernán-Gómez, Fernando

Fernán-Gómez, Fernando 1921-

Fernán-Gómez, Fernando 1921-2007

Fernández Gómez, Fernando

Fernández-Gómez, Fernando 1921-2007

FERNANDO FERNAN GOMEZ

Fernando Fernán Gómez Actor, film director

Fernando Fernán Gómez regista, scrittore e sceneggiatore spagnolo

Fernando Fernán Gómez Spaans filmregisseur

Fernando Fernán Gómez spanischer Schauspieler und Regisseur

Gómez, F. F.

Gómez, F. F. 1921-2007

Gómez, F. F. (Fernando Fernán), 1921-2007

Gómez, F. Fernán-

Gómez, F. Fernán- (Fernando Fernán)

Gómez, Fernando Fernán-.

Gómez, Fernando Fernán 1921-2007

Gómez, Fernando Fernández

Фернан Гомес, Фернандо

Фернандо Фернан Гомес

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فرناندو فرنان گومز

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フェルナンド・フェルナン・ゴメス

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Belle époqueEl Abuelo = The GrandfatherLas bicicletas son para el veranoTodo sobre mi madreCapa y espadaLas bicicletas son para el verano