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Querejeta, Elías

Overview
Works: 38 works in 163 publications in 3 languages and 3,190 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Coming-of-age films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Biography  Documentary films  Biographical films  Fiction 
Roles: Producer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Elías Querejeta
 
Most widely held works by Elías Querejeta
El espíritu de la colmena The spirit of the beehive by Víctor Erice( Visual )

55 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 1,090 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 584 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
Cría cuervos by Carlos Saura( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Madrid, the orphan sisters Irene, Ana and Maite are raised by their austere aunt Paulina together with their mute and crippled grandmother after the death of their mother and their military father Anselmo. Ana is a melancholic girl, fascinated by death, after seeing her mother having a painful death and her father dead in bed."--IMDb
Barrio by Fernando León( Visual )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 392 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
Cuando vuelvas a mi lado By my side again by Gracia Querejeta( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three estranged sisters meet again on the death of their mother. In spite of not having said a word for the past thirty years, she has left specific instructions to be carried out after her death. Her ashes are to delivered to her best friend, a childhood companion, and the girls' fugitive father. To fulfill her wishes the three women must leave the urban cocoon of Madrid for the remote hinterland of Galicia, their childhood home
La prima Angelica by Carlos Saura( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 40 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
The hunt by Carlos Saura( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three friends go hunting to preserve the scene of a battle during the Civil War (1936-1939). They are going through difficult times, separations, problems with alcohol, so what would be a quiet day of hunting becomes a confrontation between the three
Héctor by Gracia Querejeta( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his mother, 16 year old Hector moves into his aunt's flat in a blue-collar suburb of Madrid. The dramatic change of lifestyle coupled with a visit by his estranged father requires difficult decisions for Hector
Pascual Duarte by Ricardo Franco( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vision of the post-war era as seen through the eyes of a destitute peasant
El desencanto by Jaime Chávarri( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 24 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
Cría! the secret of Anna( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 24 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
El sur by Adelaida García Morales( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Estrella, a little girl from Southern Spain who has been uprooted to the North. Estrella maintains a sentimentalized attachment to the region of her birth, an attachment manifest in her love for her father. The girl's fond memories are shattered when she learns that her father once carried on an affair with a Southern woman, and that the flames of passiion still smolder within him
Elisa, vida mia Elisa, my love by Carlos Saura( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 21 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
Tasio by Montxo Armendáriz( Visual )

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

The childhood, love, adventures and ordinary life of Tasio, a coal miner in rural Navarre
Historias del Kronen by Montxo Armendáriz( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immersed in a world of sex, drugs and rock-and-roll, a group of young men get together every night at a bar called Kronen, where they seek any kind of adventure and diversion from their empty lives
A un dios desconocido( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to Federico Garcia Lorca as seen through the eyes of a middle-aged homosexual José, whose early life was influenced by that of Federico
Los desafíos( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three directors express different ways in which a situation which at first appears normal leads to an outbreak of violence: a father fears losing a daughter; a husband feels betrayed; a traveler decides that his trip and those of his companions does not have to continue
Ana y los lobos by Carlos Saura( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 5 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
Mamá cumple 100 años Mama turns a 100 [sic] by Carlos Saura( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the Franco regime in Spain, the family matriarch is celebrating her 100th birthday. Mama's children are gathered at her country estate and they are plotting to make this birthday her last one
El último viaje de Robert Rylands by Garcia Querejeta( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years ago Oxford archaeology professor Robert Rylands suddenly and mysteriously left the college and the town to embark upon a long journey. His sudden return creates quite a stir, and most of this English-language Spanish drama, based on a novel by Javier Marias, centers on the effect it has upon those who know and love him. As soon as he arrives, Rylands heads straight for the police department and sits down to tell a policeman and good friend about his adventure. The plot then moves to Alfred, a fellow lecturer who lives with Jill, his sister and her daughter, Sue. Juan, a Spanish guest lecturer is also staying with them. Jill is worried about Alfred who has been suffering from a bizarre illness that causes him to faint and makes it difficult for him to use his left hand. She finds Rylands' sudden reappearance most distracting. Somehow the lives of Rylands, Jill and Alfred are connected, and both Sue and Juan decide to find out how
 
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