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Querejeta, Elías

Overview
Works: 56 works in 374 publications in 2 languages and 3,451 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Coming-of-age films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biography  Documentary films  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer, Scenarist, Interviewee, pmn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Elías Querejeta
 
Most widely held works by Elías Querejeta
The spirit of the beehive = el espíritu de la colmena by Víctor Erice( Visual )

51 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 1,098 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
Mondays in the sun = Los lunes al sol by Fernando León( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laid off from the local shipyard, six men spend their days at the town bar, where they discuss their current state. Gruff puts up a tough front. The morose José openly worries about his wife, whom he fears might leave him. Amador, the oldest of the bunch, keeps reassuring everyone that his wife will be back any day now from her trip. Meanwhile, Lino refuses to give up hope of employment, going to interview after interview for jobs being offered to applicants half his age. Presiding over the glum bunch is Rico, the bar owner and the men's co-worker from their shipyard days
Barrio by Fernando León( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught in the concrete jungle of the big city, 15-year-old friends Rai, Manu, and Javi pass the summer dreaming of girls and sandy beaches. Javi is surprised by his friends' sexual interest in his sister Susi. Not having a vehicle, Manu struggles to keep his pizza delivery job. Rai decides to enter a contest for an exotic vacation, but wins a jet ski instead. This is immediately stolen before he manages to profit by selling it. Manu and his father lie about Manu's absent junkie brother, while Javi's mother gets a court restraint to deal with Javi's violent father
The Garden of delights by Carlos Saura( Visual )

16 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ruthless tycoon suffers amnesia, paralysis, and loses his ability to communicate after an auto accident. His greedy family tries to shock his memory back in order to get his signature and his Swiss bank account. Meanwhile, he tries to capture his own identity and plots his twisted revenge
Cuando vuelvas a mi lado = By my side again by Gracia Querejeta( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three estranged sisters meet up after the death of their mother to carry out her last wishes. She requested that her ashes be divided and given to three different people, one of which is their father who mysteriously disappeared in the 1960's
El sur by Adelaida García Morales( Visual )

38 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenes from the life of a young girl showing the special bond she has with her father
Peppermint frappé by Carlos Saura( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian, un reprimido médico cuarentón, que vive aislado en Cuenca, intenta transformar a su enfermera Ana, una joven morena e introvertida, en la desinhibida Elena, la rubia mujer de su amigo de la infancia Pablo. Julián movido por unos excesivos celos, convierte este atípico triángulo amoroso en una violenta historia
Elisa, vida mia = Elisa, my love by Carlos Saura( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elisa and her father, a famous novelist, are reunited after twenty years. In an isolated farmhouse in Segovia, they discuss their problems. A psychological, introspective drama
The hunt by Carlos Saura( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edgy thriller follow several veterans of Franco's Republican forces out for an afternoon of rabbit hunting. A heavily symbolic study of hatred and rivalry, the hunt becomes an allegory of war
Tasio by Montxo Armendáriz( Visual )

23 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The childhood, love, adventures and ordinary life of Tasio, a coal miner in rural Navarre
Letters from Alou = Las cartas de Alou by Montxo Armendáriz( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Alou, an African immigrant, who works his way to Barcelona, where he is due to meet up with a friend. The exploitation and discrimination he faces are accurately documented
Pascual Duarte by Ricardo Franco( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vision of the post-war era as seen through the eyes of a destitute peasant. Concerns the son of an alcoholic father and an unloving mother who is pushed by circumstances into a series of terrible acts
El desencanto by Jaime Chávarri( Visual )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary film about the poet Leopoldo Panero, who died in 1962. Through a series of interviews, his widow, Felicidad Blanc, and their three sons talk about his death, themselves, and their family history
La prima Angelica by Carlos Saura( Visual )

13 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man, years after his mother's death, complies with her wish to be buried in a Castilian city. While there, he relives some old passionate memories from the time of the Spanish Civil War
Ana y los lobos by Carlos Saura( Visual )

15 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ana, an English governess, arrives at a manor in the Spanish countryside to work as a nanny for three young girls. She finds herself in the middle of a very dysfuntional family. She soon realizes that her situation is not only strange and worrisome but dangerous
Cría! : the secret of Anna( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surrounded by tragedy and death, a nine-year old girl comes to believe that she has the power of life and death over those close to her
Familia by Fernando León( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selecció de pel·lícules per la seva temàtica
Mamá cumple 100 años = Mama turns a 100 [sic] by Carlos Saura( Visual )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the 100th birthday celebration of the great matriarch. Mama's children are gathered at her country estate and they are plotting to make this birthday her last one
Deprisa deprisa = Faster faster by Carlos Saura( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angela se joint à une bande de jeunes voleurs et fait la belle vie (vacances, drogue, etc.). Ensemble, les jeunes planifient un gros coup qui échouera lamentablement
Historias del Kronen by Montxo Armendáriz( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immersed in a world of sex, drugs and rock-and-roll, young men get together every night at a bar called Kronen, where they seek any kind of adventure and diversion from their empty lives
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Mondays in the sun = Los lunes al sol
Alternative Names
Querejeta Gárate, Elías 1934-2013

Languages
Spanish (304)

English (5)

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Mondays in the sun = Los lunes al solDeprisa deprisa = Faster faster