WorldCat Identities

Santana, Andrés

Overview
Works: 34 works in 145 publications in 2 languages and 1,675 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Historical films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Producer, Other, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrés Santana
Secretos del corazón = Secrets of the heart by Montxo Armendáriz( Visual )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Javi believes he can hear the voices of the dead and that they whisper to him their secrets, which were left unspoken in life. At his mother's house in the mountains, he is fascinated by the room in which his father died and which his mother carefully keeps locked. But, Javi also learns that the living have their secrets as well"--Container
Días contados by Imanol Uribe( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un pistolero de ETA, días antes de cometer un atentado, se interesa por una chica drogadicta. Ella, Charo, casi ha cruzado esa frontera irreversible de la droga y, a pesar del ambiente sórdido en el que ha crecido, no puede ocultar la ingenuidad propia de sus dieciocho años. Él, Antonio, doce años mayor que ella, ha dedicado su tiempo a una causa en la que ya no cree y está atrapado en una dinámica de destrucción y muerte
El viaje de Carol by Imanol Uribe( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol, a 12-year-old Spanish-American girl from New York, travels with her mother to Spain in the spring of 1938, at the height of the Spanish Civil War. Separated from her beloved father, she arrives in her mother's home village and transforms the secretive family environment. Her innocence and rebellious nature drive her at first to reject a world that is both new and foreign. But she soon journeys into adulthood through a friendship with the village teacher and a young local boy
El rey pasmado by Imanol Uribe( Visual )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siglo XVII, Felipe IV es un rey inexperto en política y amor, sin embargo el descubrimiento del mundo que le rodea gracias a una prostituta, suscitará todo tipo de intrigas palaciegas
Endless night( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on a remarkable true story, Endless Night captures the journey of high society woman, Josephine Peary (Academy Award® winner Juliette Binoche, The English Patient) and her perilous trip through one of the most inhospitable places in the world to join her husband, explorer Robert Peary, as he celebrates the discovery of the North Pole in 1908. Helped along the way by Bram Trevor (Gabriel Byrne, The Usual Suspects), Josephine is tested every step of the way, meeting with an Inuit woman named Allaka (Academy Award® nominee Rinko Kikuchi, Babel), who will strongly influence her rigid ideas concerning the world and life... forever. Also known as Nobody Wants the Night (Nadie quiere la noche), directed by award winning filmmaker Isabel Coixet (My Life Without Me, Elegy), Endless Night is an intensely moving tale of dedication and determination set against the harshest of earthly conditions." -- jbhifi.com.au
Plenilunio by Imanol Uribe( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police inspector Manuel Cervera returns to the provincial city of his youth, investigating the particularly heinous murder of a schoolgirl. A 40ish recovering alcoholic with a wife in the local mental hospital, Cervera finds himself romantically drawn to the victim's teacher, Susana Grey
¡Hay motivo! by Pere Portabella( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

32 short fictional and documentary films and an epilogue that deal with various aspects of Spanish society. All the films were made in coordination before the Spanish elections of March 2004 by 33 filmmakers. The filmmakers are: Joaquín Oristrell, Pere Portabella, Alvaro del Amo, David Trueba, Gracia Querejeta, Isabel Coixet, José Angel Rebolledo, Sigfríd Monleón, Icíar Bollaín, Chus Guiérrez, Víctor Manuel, Pedro Oléa, Yolanda García Serrano, Victor García León, Ana Díez y Bernardo Belzunegui, José Luis Cuerda, Imanol Uribe, Miguel Ángel Díez, Fernando Colomo, Juan Diego Botto, Alfonso Ungría, José Luis García Sánchez, Daniel Cebrián, Gran Wyoming, Manuel Gómez Pereira, Julio Medem, Mireia Lluch, Pere Joan Ventura, Manuel Rivas, Vicente Aranda, Miariano Barroso, Antonio Betancor, and Diego Galán
Yo soy esa( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the premier of her own movie, a famous singer sees in the character she has portrayed on the screen the sad reality of her own life
Luna llena = Full moon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No te fallare: Based on a television program with the same name. High school has ended. Valle y Quimi decide to celebrate with their friends by taking a trip to the beach. There they promise to never separate and to always remain friends. Three years have past, the friends are reunited during a school party. They discover that many things have changed and for some the changes have been difficult
Visionarios by Manuel Gutiérrez Aragón( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama from Spain was inspired by a real-life incident in the 1930s when a number of people living in a small Basque village claimed to have seen apparitions of the Virgin Mary. An anti-clerical movement swept through Spain and it was decreed that state-sponsored schools were to halt religious instruction and public buildings were to remove religious artwork, a highly controversial decision among a large number of Spanish citizens. Joshe (Eduardo Noriega) is a student teacher who guides students in Ezkioga, a small town in the hill country where the removal of religious instruction has been met with outrage. Joshe is engaged to marry Edurne (Leire Ucha), but when he meets Usua (Ingrid Rubio), a girl who works at an inn in the village, he finds himself falling in love and has a hard time reconciling his feelings for the two women. Meanwhile, a number of local residents claim that they have seen the Virgin Mary, who has appeared to them and told them Spain must restore religion to its government before it is too late; among those who have witnessed the vision are both Edurne and Usua. In time, Edurne admits that what she saw was a product of mass hysteria and not a true religious vision, but Usua is not so easily convinced, and Joshe struggles to convince her to embrace logic rather than faith
La caja( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En un pueblo marinero de Canarias, el odiado don Lucío fallece inesperadamente y su viuda no tíene espacio en su casa para velarlo. Su vecina Isabel será quien cargue con el muerto, y mientras la viuda olvida sus penas, todos los veinos pasaran por el velatorio para ajustar sus cuentas pendientes con el difunto. Descanse en paz Don Lucio, si puede ..."--Container
Bajarse al moro by Fernando Colomo( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chusa helps Elena to run away from home. They smoke and sell the 'hot stuff'. Alberto and Jaimito share their apartment - hippie life, Spanish style
Mararía by Antonio José Betancor( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set on the island of Lanzarote during the Spanish Civil War, this is the story of young Dr. Fermin who becomes the island doctor and falls under the spell of the bewitching Mararía. She returns his attentions until a young English surveyor arrives. Mararía is attracted to the Englishman and this sets the stage for tragedy for each of them
Andrés Santana, el vuelo de la cometa by Luis Roca Arencibia( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El vuelo de la paloma by José Luis García Sánchez( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un equipo de cine llega a una zona de rodaje. Los actores se mezclan con la gente del lugar, se acomodan e intiman, como un galán cuyas palabras de amor nublan el juicio de Paloma, quien se plantea abandonar casi todo para seguir al actor
Laberinto de pasiones = Labyrinth of passion by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madrid, década de los ochenta. La relación entre el hijo del derrocado emperador de un país islámico y una ninfómana es el eje de un conjunto de historias delirantes, casi todas ellas con un final feliz, en el submundo más frenético de la ciudad
Segundo asalto( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angel is a twenty-year-old loner and an aspiring boxer with extremely poor career prospects. When Angel encounters Vidal, a career criminal who aggressively tries to persuade him to take "the easy route" by participating in a series of bank robberies, he is virtually torn in two directions - forced to choose between the familiar environment of the boxing ring, and the seemingly "easy" route to which Vidal beckons. As a result, Angel's sense of stability begins to crack and weaken under this external pressure, and he starts to lose his bearings. But ironically, by responding to Vidal's proposition, Angel can determine his core values and goals and the direction of his life, and thus gain the inner strength necessary to move forward
 
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Secretos del corazón = Secrets of the heart
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Spanish (109)

English (3)

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