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Tabío, Juan Carlos 1943-

Overview
Works: 68 works in 396 publications in 5 languages and 3,383 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Road films  Fiction  Comedy films  Anthology films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Restager , fmd, Author, Performer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Juan Carlos Tabío
 
Most widely held works by Juan Carlos Tabío
Guantanamera by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea( Visual )

41 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bureaucrat gets the opportunity to test his scheme for transporting dead bodies around the island when his aunt dies [c.f. Halliwell's]
Lista de espera = Waiting list by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Spanish and French and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rundown bus station in rural Cuba becomes the backdrop for romance and miracles in Juan Carlos Tabio's blend of magical realism and social commentary
Se permuta = A house for swap by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )

23 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gloria, Yolanda's mother, exchanges their old house in Guanabacoa for a modern apartment in Vedado to keep Yolanda away from her boyfriend, but her plans soon backfire
Hasta cierto punto = Up to a certain point by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This self-reflexive satire about the battle of the sexes in contemporary Cuba tells the story of an educated, liberal filmmaker who, in doing research for a film about the social problem of machismo in Cuban society, finds himself falling in love with the sexy, liberated Lina, a pioneering female dockworker
7 días en La Habana by Benicio del Toro( Visual )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven directors offer their visions of contemporary Cuba in seven vignettes set in Havana
Demasiado miedo a la vida, o, Plaff = Too afraid of life, or Splat! by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comedic film gives a nonconformist view about everything. The heroine is constantly attacked by a mysterious hand that throws eggs at her house. Limited by her prejudices and fears and incapable of finding a way out of her internal conflicts, she comes to a tragic and unexpected end. Apparently a comedy, Tabío also shows and criticizes real characters and situations of contemporary Cuban society
El cuerno de la abundancia by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rumor spreads of a vast inheritance with a tall tale involving nuns, pirate treasure and the Bank of England. Although initially sceptical about the promises of money for nothing, Bernadito and many others in the small town become convinced they're due a portion of the loot
Fresa y chocolate by Senel Paz( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

..the story of David, an uptight macho communist student at Havana University, who shortly after breaking up with his girlfriend, runs into Diego, an extravagant gay artist with a streak of irreverance towards the Castro regime ... a tentative friendship between two opposites is born, mutually fascinated by their opposing beliefs but fundamentally like-minded beneath their conflicting prejudices
7 days in Havana( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set over seven days and featuring films from seven renowned directors, this film will transport you to the bars, harbours and beaches of Havana, offering a tantalising behind-the-scenes insight into Cuban life.--Container
Aunque estés lejos by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about the film production industry in contemporary Cuba
El elefante y la bicicleta( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Returning to his home in 1925 to an island off the Cuban coast, an ex-con brings a silent film projector and a print of Robin Hood with him. All the islanders flock to enjoy this new experience. But with revolution in the air, repeated viewings of the film give it a new meaning in the eyes of its audience: they see a drama in which they, as underdogs, rise up against the capitalists, represented by the island's unpopular landowners
Cuban cinema classics( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... showcases this island's world-acclaimed film tradition in a series of documentaries featuring Cuban people, places and politics."--Container
50 years of the Cuban revolution( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 7 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
Erdbeer und Schokolade( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liste d'attente toute la fantaisie cubaine by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in French and Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emilio, jeune ingénieur au chômage, arrive dans la petite gare routière d'une vielle de Cuba. Des dIzaines de passagers attendent l'arrivée d'un car qui pourrait les emmener. Le bus arrive mais ne pourra pas repartir comme prévu pour cause de panne. Les voyageurs sont donc contraints de passer la nuit ensemble. Au fil des heures, la tension s'apaise et chacun tente d'apporter son aide pour réparer le car et améliorer les conditions de séjour de la petite communauté en faisant preuve de générosité et de solidarité. Peut-être referont-ils, à leur manière, leur propre révolution
Erdbeer und Schokolade by Senel Paz( )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erdbeer & Schokolade( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in German and Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fresa y chocolate( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David es un comunista convencido, con carnet del partido, que estudia sociología en la Universidad de la Habana. Diego es un artista homosexual ahogado en la homofobia del régimen. A pesar de sus abismales diferencias, entre ambos surge una profunda amistad
Kubanisch reisen ein Film( )

1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Rey, Juan Carlos Tabío.

Rey, Juan Carlos Tabío 1943-

Tabío Rey, Juan Carlos.

Tabío Rey, Juan Carlos 1943-

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