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Mejía, Alfonso 1934-

Overview
Works: 33 works in 174 publications in 5 languages and 1,057 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile delinquency films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Coming-of-age films  Detective and mystery films  Social problem films  Documentary films  Ethnographic films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alfonso Mejía
Los Olvidados = The young and the damned by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

110 editions published between 1950 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film focuses on Pedro, a young boy whose mother has no use for him, and who becomes involved with a malevolent gang of delinquents; and on Jaibo, an older, more hardened youth, who leads Pedro deeper into the world of crime. Despite Pedro's sincere attempts to reform, he moves inevitably toward tragedy."
The young and the damned (Los olvidados) by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

6 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El director estudia la situación social de las pandillas en ciudad de México
Quinceañera by Alfredo B Crevenna( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La historia de tres muchachas que, al terminar sus estudios en plena juventud, se ven envueltas en el torbellino de la vida de sus padres: un adultero, otro que llega a convertirse en ladron y el tercero--disfrute de esta preciosa joya del cine mexicano, con toda su familia
Luis Bunuel's Los Olvidados( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buñuel's study of street gangs set in the outskirts of Mexico City; a good boy is contaminated by young thugs in the slums, and both he and his tormentor die violently
Tarahumara : cada vez más lejos( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the unusual running abilities of the Tarahumara, an Indian people of Chihuahua, Mexico, who have been known to run one thousand miles in thirteen days
Los olvidados( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los olvidados: Systematically resists conventional solutions to juvenile delinquency and poverty in order to dramatize the need for more radical solutions. Characters are treated as morally responsible human beings
Los olvidados( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Jaibo, un adolescente, escapa del correccional y se reune en el barrio con sus amigos. Junto con Pedro y otro niño, trata de asaltar a Don Carmelo. Días después, el Jaibo mata en presencia de Pedro al muchacho que supuestamente tuvo la culpa de que lo enviaran al correccional. A partir de este incidente, los destinos de Pedro y de el Jaibo estarán trágicamente unidos
Die Vergessenen Los olvidados( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zehntausende ins Exil geflüchtete Juden leben Mitte der 50er Jahre noch in elenden Verhältnissen in Paris. Sie schleppen sich durch. Sie klagen nicht, sie klagen nicht einmal an. Sie haben resigniert. Der Film initiierte eine beachtliche Hilfsaktion, um den Vergessenen zu helfen und sie ihrem Schicksal zu entreißen. [absolutmedien.de]
Los olvidados by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

7 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of juvenile delinquents live a violent and crime-filled life in the festering slums of Mexico City, and the morals of young Pedro are gradually corrupted and destroyed by the others
Die Vergessenen( )

2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I figli della violenza by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In un sobborgo di Città del Messico agisce la banda di un giovane delinquente che vive di piccoli furti. Per vendetta uccide un ragazzo che lo aveva denunciato e minaccia di morte il piccolo testimone dell'omicidio
Los Olividados( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unhappy youngster, a victim of poverty, rejected by his mother, is controlled by a brutal, almost psychopathic youngster who leads him into various crimes--including murder--and his eventual doom
Los olvidados Die Vergessenen( )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Vergessenen = Los Olvidados( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los olvidados by Luis Buñuel( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los olvidados [The Young and the damned]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Jaibo, un adolescente, escapa de la correccional y se reune en el barrio con sus amigos. Junto con Pedro y otro niño, trata de asaltar a Don Carmelo. Días después, el Jaibo mata en presencia de Pedro al muchacho que supuestamente tuvo la culpa de que lo enviaran a la correccional. A partir de este incidente, los destinos de Pedro y de el Jaibo estarán trágicamente unidos
Los olvidados una película de Luis Buñuel by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un grupo de delincuentes juveniles viven una vida llena de violencia y crimen en uno de los más deteriorados barrios bajos de la Ciudad de México. La moral del joven Pedro se va corrompiendo gradualmente por los demás protagonistas
Juventud desenfrenada( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful story about a group of youngsters who become involved with murder, drug addiction and prostitution
Mañana seran hombres by Alejandro Galindo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serenata en noche de luna( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Alfonso Mejía acteur

Alfonso Mejía actor de cine mexicanu

Alfonso Mejía actor mexicà

Alfonso Mejía aisteoir scannán Meicsiceach

Alfonso Mejía filmacteur uit Mexico

Alfonso Mejía Mexican film actor

Αλφόνσο Μεχία

阿方索·梅希亚

Languages
Spanish (130)

German (11)

English (5)

Italian (5)

French (1)