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Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (Mexico)

Overview
Works: 4,521 works in 5,634 publications in 2 languages and 28,502 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Romance films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Exhibition catalogs  Horror films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Vampire films 
Roles: Editor, Producer, prn, isb, Other, Publisher, Contributor, Organizer of meeting, Sponsor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (Mexico)
 
Most widely held works by Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (Mexico)
Como agua para chocolate = Like water for chocolate by Alfonso Arau( Visual )

25 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 1,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic fantasy set in Mexico during the early 20th century. A young couple is blocked from marrying by the demands of the young woman's cold and selfish mother. To be near his love, the young man marries her sister, and she expresses her passion for him through her cooking
Cronos by Guillermo del Toro( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En 1535, un alquimista construye un extraordinario mecanismo encapsulado en un pequeño artefacto dorado. La invención, diseñada para brindar vida eterna a su poseedor, sobrevive a su fabricante hasta 1997, cuando es descubierta por el anticuario Jesús Gris. Fascinado, Gris no se da cuenta de que más de una persona anda en pos del extraño mecanismo. La promesa de vida eterna se ha convertido en una obsesión para el viejo y enfermo Dieter de la Guardia. Tanto él como su sobrino Ángel harán lo que sea con tal de conseguir "la invención de Cronos"."--Envase
México antiguo by Lewis Henry Morgan( )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El violín = The violin by Francisco Vargas Quevedo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rural Mexico, during the peasant revolts of the 1970s, Plutarco, his son Genaro and grandson Lucio lead double lives. On the one hand, they are simple country musicians, and on the other they actively support the peasant guerrilla movement against the oppressor government. When the army occupies the village, the rebels are forced to flee and leave their ammunition behind. Making the most of the fact that he looks like an inoffensive violinist, Plutarco has a plan: to recover the munitions hidden in his cornfield. His music enraptures the captain, but he still has to get his hands on the ammunition
Mexican cinema( Book )

9 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With essays by the most authoritative scholars, this unique study and reference work is the first English-language survey and analysis of Mexican cinema. The book provides extensive coverage of the delirious melodramas (of 'El Indio' Emilio Fernandez and Roberto Gavaldon, many shot by the supremely romantic cinematographer Gabriel Figueroa) and the contemporary successes of Jaime Humberto Hermosillo. It also includes the Mexican work of Luis Bunuel, the surreal, intense dramas of Felipe Cazals and Arturo Ripstein, the innovative work of Paul Leduc, and much more. This lavishly illustrated book also contains notes on over 150 individual films, an extensive dictionary of directors and other personalities, together with filmographies and an extensive chronicle of Mexico's political, cultural and cinematic history in the twentieth century
The Aztec empire by Felipe R Solís Olguín( Book )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Aztec Empire is the most extensive and historically accurate survey of the art and culture of the Aztecs and their contemporaries ever assembled outside Mexico. The exhibition and this accompanying book present the extraordinary works of art created by the Aztecs as well as by the peoples they conquered, and the cultures that preceded them in Mesoamerica." "Featured in this profusely illustrated volume are archaeological objects and works from Mexico and the United States, including jewelry, works of precious metals, and household as well as ceremonial artifacts."--BOOK JACKET
La otra conquista = The other conquest( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexico, 1521. The Spanish army of Hernando Cortés has swept through the New World forcing their religious beliefs on the brave Aztec people. A skillful Aztec scribe, who survived the Massacre of the Temple in 1520, spends years trying to preserve the rites and customs of his people. The Spanish army would conquer their land, but not the soul of the Aztec people
Los insólitos peces gato by Claudia Sainte-Luce( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartwarming tale of two unique women who bond while recuperating in a hospital. Martha, a mother of four rambunctious and imaginative children, finds solace when she meets the younger woman, Claudia, and quickly the two build a strong relationship. When Martha invites Claudia to live with her family, Claudia unwittingly takes on the responsibility of becoming a surrogate mother to Martha's children
El Jeremias = Jeremy by Franz Stoedtner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Spanish and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartwarming comedic film about family love and the hard choices that come with opportunity. Set in Sonora, Mexico, Jeremías, a bright misfit and pessimistic eight-year-old, finds out he is a gifted child and initiates a journey of self-discovery to find out what he wants to be when he grows up
Las horas muertas by Kristyan Ferrer( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the desolated coast of Veracruz, seventeen-year-old Sebastian takes over running his uncle's small and cozy rent-by-the hour motel. There he meets Miranda, a regular customer who comes to the motel to meet a lover who always keeps her waiting. As Sebastian and Miranda get to know each other, an ambiguous game of seduction begins between them
Heli by Amat Escalante( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Spanish and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Heli's 12-year-old sister inadvertently involves him in Mexico's brutal drug world, Heli must do everything it takes to protect his family. As he descends further into inescapable and nightmarish corruption and violence, it threatens to tear his life apart"--Container
Moctezuma : Aztec ruler by Colin McEwan( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diego Rivera : art & revolution by Diego Rivera( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publicity folder for the exhibition containing back ground notes on the exhibition held at the Cleveland Museum of Art, February 14-May 2, 1999 and elsewhere in the United States, a check list of the exhibition, select biographical timeline for Diego Rivera, etc
Presumed guilty by Roberto Hernandez( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In December 2005 Toño Zuniga was picked up off the street in Mexico City, Mexico, and sentenced to 20 years for a murder he knew nothing about. A friend of Toño's contacted two young lawyers, Roberto Hernández and Layda Negrete, who gained prominence in Mexico when they helped bring about the release of another innocent man from prison. Looking into Toño's case, Roberto and Layda managed to get a retrial--on camera--and enlisted the help of filmmaker Geoffrey Smith to chronicle the saga. Shot over three years with unprecedented access to the Mexican courts and prisons, this dramatic story is a searing indictment of a justice system that presumes guilt"--Container
Las Buenrostro : the Buenrostros( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Buenrostros are an important and prosperous family, but it's the women who rule the roost. Between their love triangles and secret snuff business, these ladies cook up a comedy where passion, humor, and death are the most important ingredients
El mago = the magician( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tedeo is a street magician with many secrets. Once a famous photographer, he now hangs out with a blind vagabond who acts as his performance assistant. He meets a young neighbor who inadvertently reminds him of what he abandoned
The Pre-Columbian painting : murals of the Mesoamerica by Beatriz de la Fuente( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuentos de hadas para dormir cocodrilos = Bedtime fairy tale for crocodiles( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of a story of magical realism featuring superstition, ambition, and treason. A man who suffers from insomnia is forced to confront a dark and mysterious past when he heeds a call from his brother. Upon traveling to his hometown, he finds out that both his brother and his father died years ago and that his family is under a menacing curse
Back and forth = De ida y vuelta by Foo Fighters( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filiberto regresa a su pueblo natal después de haber trabajado durante tres anos en Estados Unidos. En busca de reconocimiento, es vencido por la ambición. Acorralado por el desamor, el desencuentro y la traición, debe decidir como recobrar una identidad pisoteada por la violencia de los acontecimientos
De noche vienes, Esmeralda( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One bride. Five grooms. A lot of explaining ... [A] whimsical tale that depicts the life of Esmeralda, a nurse who is happily married to ... five husbands! As Esmeralda is about to marry husband number six, she is charged with bigamy. It is during her interrogation and detention that Esmeralda's spellbinding charm is revealed -- the chief inspector falls for her, her other husbands conspire to break her out of jail and feminists demonstrate in her defense. Literally everyone in the courtroom falls victim to her feminine wiles. Even husband number five, who first brought the charges against Esmeralda, has a change of heart and tries to withdraw his complaint."--Container
 
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México antiguo
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México antiguoMexican cinemaThe Aztec empireMoctezuma : Aztec rulerThe Pre-Columbian painting : murals of the Mesoamerica
Alternative Names
C.N.C.A.

C.N.C.A. (Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (México))

C.O.N.A.C.U.L.T.A.

CNCA

CNCA (Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (México))

CNCA (Mexique)

CONACULTA

Conseil national pour la culture et les arts

Consejo Nacional de Bellas Artes (México)

Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes

Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes Dirección General de Publicaciones

Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes Dirección General de Publicaciones y Medios

Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (México)

Mèxic. Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes

Mèxic. Secretaría de Educación Pública. Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes

México Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes

México. Secretaría de Educación Pública Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes

Mexiko Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes

Mexiko. Secretaría de Educación Pública. Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes

Mexique Consejo nacional para la cultura y las artes

Mexique Secretaría de educación pública Consejo nacional parala cultura y las artes

National Council for Culture and Arts

National Council for Culture and the Arts

Secretaría de Educación Pública. Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes.

Secretariat of Culture government agency

Languages
Spanish (73)

English (28)