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Puenzo, Luis

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Most widely held works about Luis Puenzo
 
Most widely held works by Luis Puenzo
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

120 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Argentina, Alicia lives the sheltered life of the wife of a wealthy businessman but her whole life changes when she discovers that her daughter, adopted at birth, may have been stolen from a family of "los desaparecidos." In an effort to put her own demons to rest, and to keep the family together, Alicia investigates the 1970s campaign of torture and murder by Argentina's military dictatorship. This is the true account of a woman's need to tell the truth even if it would risk tearing apart her own family. This film won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1986
XXY by Lucia Puenzo( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Àlex té 15 anys i amaga un secret: és intersexual. Els seus pares van decidir viure allunyats del món perquè creixés sense els prejudicis de l'entorn, però la inevitable arribada de la pubertat l'ha convertida en objecte d'observació i fascinació per a tots. La visita d'uns amics fa que el seu món trontolli. Les mares van ser amigues íntimes al col·legi, però ja no tenen res en comú. Els pares es detesten. Els fills estan en aquesta edat en què un viu gairebé sempre en un estat d'excitació
Broken silence( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five films about human courage, heroism and triumph over intense adversities during the Holocaust and World War Two
Clandestine childhood by Benjamin Avila( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Argentina, 1979. After years of exile, 12-year-old Juan and his family return to Argentina under fake identities. Juan's parents are Montoneros guerrillas who are being tracked down relentlessly by the Military Junta that rules the country. However, Juan's daily life is also full of warmth and humor. His friends at school and the girl he has a crush on, María, know him as Ernesto, a name he must not forget, since his family's survival is at stake. Juan follows all his parents' rules until one day he is told that they need to leave immediately with no explanation."--Container
Old Gringo by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

30 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet, a frustrated spinster flees her unrewarding life in America hoping to discover the passion in her soul. Ambrose Bierce, the Old Gringo, is a retired journalist and adventurer who wanders through the hostile desert seeking some meaning to the last years of his life. Arroyo, a fiery young general, is driven by both the Revolution and his desire for Harriet. Set in the spectacle of the Mexican Revolution, their lives become inexplicably drawn together as they face love, death and war
Some who live = Algunos que vivieron ; Broken silence suite by Daniel Tarrab( )

4 editions published in 2003 and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El niño pez = The fish child by Lucía Puenzo( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lala, a teenager from the most exclusive suburban neighborhood in Argentina, is in love with Guayi, the family's 20-year-old maid. They hatch a plan to rob Lala's family to fund their dream of living together in Paraguay at the shores of Lake Ypoa. Unexpectedly, however, Guayi is arrested and put in a minors institute near Buenos Aires for a crime she committed long ago. Desperate to be with her girlfriend, Lala hatches a dangerous rescue plan to get her back
The plague by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a city quarantined due to a highly contagious disease that is killing more people every day, three men face the greatest test of their lives, and each responds in a different way to the challenge
Infancia clandestina by Benjamin Ávila( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Argentina, 1979. After years of exile, 12-year-old Juan and his family return to Argentina under fake identities. Juan's parents are Montoneros guerillas who are being tracked down relentlessly by the Military Junta that rules the country. However, Juan's daily life is also full of warmth and humor."--Container
La pu-- y la ballena = The whore and the whale( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A writer going though an emotional crisis decides to research the work of an Argentinean photographer. Uncovering a passionate love story between her subject and a prostitute, she unearths hidden feelings of her own. She travel to the Argentine Patagonia in her quest for answers
La historia oficial : libro cinematográfico by Aída Bortnik( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... follows Alicia, the sheltered wife of a wealthy businessman who begins to unravel the horrifying legacy of her country's past when she looks into the background of her own daughter ... "[box cover note]
La puta y la Ballena by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als Vera, die al jaren last heeft van een writers block, foto's en liefdesbrieven vindt van een Argentijnse fotograaf die in de Spaanse Burgeroorlog is omgekomen, gaat ze op onderzoek uit in Patagonië
Historia oficial( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in Spanish and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the end of the Dirty War, a high school teacher sets out to find out who the mother of her adopted daughter is
Old gringo ; Geronimo : an American legend( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old gringo: Harriet, a frustrated spinster flees her unrewarding life in America hoping to discover the passion in her soul. Ambrose Bierce, the Old Gringo, is a retired journalist and adventurer who wanders through the hostile desert seeking some meaning to the last years of his life. Arroyo, a fiery young general, is driven by both the Revolution and his desire for Harriet. Set in the spectacle of the Mexican Revolution, their lives become inexplicably drawn together as they face love, death and war
Gringo viejo by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vida de un periodista de edad y una profesora se ven cambiadas cuando deciden cambiar de estilo de vivir e irse a MéXIco. Alli se encuentran con el ambiente de la Revolución MeXIcana y la presencia de un dirigente revolucionario crea una relación extrana y conflictiva Basada en la novela homonima de Carlos Fuentes. en estos acontecimientos históricos que cambiaron los rumbos de MéXIco
Broken silence( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five historical films about human courage, heroism, and triumph among the deepest of adversity during World War II
Rojo : todo por la fama( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight singers compete in a talent show, and learn along the way that the price of fame and success can be too high for some
La peste : d'aprés "La peste" d'Albert Camus by Albert Camus( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resumen: Adaptación de la mitica novela homonima de Albert Camus, es la historia de unos cazadores de hombres que hacen un trato con un joven; si ellos lo cazan a el, el muere y si el no se deja cazar ellos le pagaran una fuerte suma de dinero
L'histoire officielle by Luis Puenzo( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in Spanish and French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La historia oficial / Historias cotidianas / INCAA, Instituto Nacional de Cine y Artes Audiovisuales ; La Mano Producciones Audiovisuales ; Zafra Difusión S.A. ; un documental de Andrés Habegger ; dirección, Andrés Habegger ; producción, Carlos Varacca ; guión, Lucía Puenzo, Andrés Habegger. Botín de guerra / Zafra Difusión S.A., Argentina ; Tornasol Films S.A., España ; con Televisión Española y Arte presentan un film de David Blaustein ; dirigida por David Blaustein ; producida por David Blaustein, Gerardo Herrero y Mariela Besuievsky ; guión de Luisa Irene Ickowicz, David Blaustein( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[La historia oficial]: "A fictional look at a couple torn apart by the infamous Argentine campaign of killings and torture that sent thousands of accused terrorists to unmarked graves in the mid-and late-'70s. Alicia and Roberto adopted a little girl during this period of governmental terror in Argentina. Alicia has always wondered about the parents of their little girl, a topic her husband has forced her into forgetting as a condition of the adoption--he alone knows the full story."--Eleanor Mannikka, All Movie Guide
 
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La historia oficial
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Broken silenceOld gringo ; Geronimo : an American legend
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Luis Puenzo Argentine film director, film producer and screenwriter

Luis Puenzo Argentinischer Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

Luis Puenzo cinéaste et écrivain

Luis Puenzo filmregisseur uit Argentinië

Luis Puenzo regista e sceneggiatore argentino

Puenzo, Luis.

Puenzo, Luiz

Puenzo, Luiz 1946-

Puenzo Luiz 1949-....

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لوئیس پوئنسو تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آرژانتینی

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