WorldCat Identities

Solás, Humberto 1941-2008

Overview
Works: 66 works in 182 publications in 5 languages and 1,590 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Short films  Animated films  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Humberto Solás, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Humberto Solás
Lucia by Humberto Solás ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A composition of three separate films about women named Lucia. Each lives in a distinct period of Cuban history: during the war of Cuban independence from Spain (1895); the end of the dictatorship of Gerardo Machado (1933); and the period of the post-revolutionary literary campaign (1961). (Does not circulate)
Barrio Cuba ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at life and everyday struggles in Havana through three main stories -- when a woman dies in childbirth, the new father runs away; a lonely woman is courted by an older man, but can't forget her first love; a couple's relationship crumbles when they can't conceive a child
Cecilia ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1830 Cuba, the son of a rich colonial family falls in love with a proud, beautiful, but poor mulatto girl. His father, however, wants him to marry a woman from his own social class
The Cuban masterworks collection Obras maestras del cine cubano ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un hombre de éxito (A successful man): Cuba's history before the Revolution is chronicled through the story of two brothers, one a revolutionary man of action, the other an unscrupulous politician trying to steer a treacherous middle path between opposing political ideas
Un Hombre de éxito A successful man by Humberto Solás ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cuba's history before the Revolution is chronicled through the story of two brothers, one a revolutionary man of action, the other an unscrupulous politician trying to steer a treacherous middle path between opposing political ideas
Amada ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama about politics and an illicit affair in the lives of an aristocratic Cuban family in Havana during the early part of the 20th century as a young housewife falls in love with her leftwing journalist cousin
Miel para Oshún Honey for Oshun ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feature film from Cuba. When his father dies, a Cuban man raised in the United States learns that he was not abandoned by his mother but taken illegally out of Cuba. He returns to Cuba to search for her, helped by his cousin and a taxi driver
Honey for Oshun ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feature film from Cuba. When his father dies, a Cuban man raised in the United States learns that he was not abandoned by his mother but taken illegally out of Cuba. He returns to Cuba to search for her, helped by his cousin and a taxi driver, on a wild road trip
Miel para Oshún ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his father dies, a Cuban man raised in the United States learns that he was not abandoned by his mother but taken illegally out of Cuba. He returns to Cuba to search for her, helped by his cousin and a taxi driver
A Successful man un hombre de exito ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cuba's history before the Revolution is chronicled through the story of two brothers, one a revolutionary man of action, the other an unscrupulous politician trying to steer a treacherous middle path between opposing political ideas
Le siècle des lumières ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three young aristocratic cousins in 18th century Havana befriend an idealistic French merchant, Victor who protects them from various troubles, ultimately exposing the crooked financial agent who manages their inheritance. The epic political adventure converges on the Haitian revolution the populist revolts in Paris, Freemason plots and peasant uprisings in Spain. Victor gains political and military power in these turbulent times, his activities crisscrossing the lives of the cousins, including former lover Sophie
El siglo de las luces by Humberto Solás ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three young aristocratic cousins in 18th century Havana befriend an idealistic French merchant, Victor who protects them from various troubles, ultimately exposing the crooked financial agent who manages their inheritance. The epic political adventure converges on the Haitian revolution the populist revolts in Paris, Freemason plots and peasant uprisings in Spain. Victor gains political and military power in these turbulent times, his activities crisscrossing the lives of the cousins, including former lover Sophie
Mujer transparente ( Visual )
in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five short film segments, each by a different director, of psychological fiction; each focuses on a central woman characer
Amada - Junge Frau aus Havanna ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cecilia Valdés ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
50 years of the Cuban revolution ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strawberry & chocolate (104 min.): With the help of two new friends, a young man learns everything there is to know about things not taught in school
Manuela ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1966 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young girl travels to Sierra Maestra to join the rebels during the early years of the Cuban revolution
Der Karrierist ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cantata de chile ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the exploitation of Chilean workers
Le siècle des lumières Explosion in a cathedral ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wealthy Cuban orphans Esteban and Sofia, under the influence of Victor Hugues, are swept up in the turmoils of the French Revolution
 
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Alternative Names
Solás Borrego, Humberto 1941-2008
Languages
Spanish (121)
English (4)
German (3)
French (2)
Portuguese (1)