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González Iñárritu, Alejandro

Works: 141 works in 610 publications in 7 languages and 11,828 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Film editor, Conceptor, Lyricist, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Alejandro González Iñárritu
Babel by Alejandro González Iñárritu( Visual )
103 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy American couple touring Morocco become the focus of an international incident involving a poor Moroccan farmer. A San Diego nanny makes a disastrous decision to take her charges with her to a wedding in Mexico while her employers are absent. A deaf-mute Japanese teen tries to deal with a relationship with her father and the world in general that has been upended by the death of her mother
Amores perros Love's a bitch by Alejandro González Iñárritu( Visual )
109 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Mexico City, three lives become connected in the wake of a car crash. Octavio stumbles into the underground world of dog fighting. Supermodel Valeriaś injured pooch slips through the hole in the floor to a crawlspace below. El Chivo, a homeless ex-radical turned hit man rescues Octavioś dog from the wreckage and nurses it back to health, unaware that it has been a fighter
Biutiful by Alejandro González Iñárritu( Visual )
58 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Biutiful" takes place in grimy and crowded parts of Barcelona that are a world away from that city's tourist attractions. Uxbal is a midlevel mobster, in charge of Chinese sweatshop workers making counterfeit watches and bags, and the African vendors who sell them. He collects and dispenses money, and runs interference with the cops. He also has two young children, a mentally unstable former wife, and a terminal illness. He is trying, despite his job, to be a good man, a good father. He tries to be stoical, tough, and compassionate, but he suffers because he cannot do good things, and he cares about the consequences of his actions
21 grams by Guillermo Arriaga Jordán( Visual )
45 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fate brought them together, now vengence will tear them apart. A violent car accident unexpectedly throws together the lives of a college professor, an ex-con and a young mother with a reckless past. The crossing of their paths takes them through the heights of love, the depths of revenge and the promise of redemption
Rudo y Cursi by Carlos Cuarón( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the rural banana plantation where they play soccer for the village team to the big city stadiums, two brothers have become rivals and battle each other on opposing sides. When a talent scout gets stranded in their tiny town, brothers Beto and Tato are discovered. They are whisked away to Mexico City to play for the big leagues where they quickly achieve fame. Beto is nicknamed 'Rudo' for his hotheaded goalkeeper style and Tato is called 'Cursi' for his peculiar scoring technique. Success leads to excess. Rudo descends into a quagmire of gambling debt and drug abuse. Cursi is distracted by beautiful women and a second career as a pop singer. Having come so far, will the siblings remember their original goal to build a home for their mother?
11'09"01 September 11 a film by Samīrā Makhmalbāf( Visual )
22 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven film makers from different countries each contributed one short film, eleven minutes nine seconds and one frame long, as a reaction to the September 11 2001 World Trade Center tragedy. The film makers consist of Samira Makhmalbaf, Claude Lelouch, Youssef Chahine, Danis Tanovic, Idrissa Ouedraogo, Ken Loach, Alejandro Inarritu, Amos Gitai, Mira Nair, Sean Penn and Shohei Imamura
Babel : a film Alejandro González Iñárritu by Alejandro González Iñárritu( Book )
10 editions published in 2006 in English and German and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une compilation visuelle d'histoires, tant virtuelles que réelles, par de grands photographes autour du tournage du film Babel réalisé par A. Gonzalez Inarritu
The hire a series of 8 short films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of related short films created by some of the movie industry's best talent. In each film, Clive Owen stars as the Driver, whose skill behind the wheel becomes critical to the film's plot. Sub-stories provide an underlying plot linking each film to the next
September 11 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven filmmakers from eleven countries reflect on the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in short films each lasting 11 minutes, 9 seconds and 1 frame. Samīrā Makhmalbāf presents a female teacher, at an Afghani refugee camp in Iran, organizing the children for a minute's silence; meanwhile the adults express fears of an American bombardment. Claude Lelouch presents the tale of a World Trade Center tour guide who is on the verge of a breakup with his deaf girlfriend when the terrorist attacks occur. Yūsuf Shāhīn presents a young American soldier who comes to haunt a famous film producer and they engage in a highly conflicted dialogue. Danis Tanovič presents the women of Srebrenica (a town where thousands of Bosnian Muslim men and boys were massacred Serbs on July 11, 1995) continuing their monthly protests, despite the September 11th terrorist attacks. Idrissa Ouedraogo presents a young boy in Burkina Faso on the trail of a man he believes to be Osama Bin Laden. Ken Loach's presents a Chilean refugee who offers his condolences to the American victims; he then, in an open letter, describes the CIA-sponsored coup d'ťat of September 11, 1973, which installed the dictatorship of General Pinochet. Alejandro Gonzl̀ez Iñàrritu presents flashes of images of bodies falling from the World Trade Center, accompanied by chanting. Amos Gitaï presents a preening television news journalist enraged that her report about a Palestinian bombing in Tel Aviv will not be broadcast because of late breaking news about the attacks. Mira Nair presents a New York Muslim suspected of being a terrorist, but who is actually a heroic rescue worker. Sean Penn presents a lonley widower who lives in an apartment that is shaded by the World Trade Center. Shōhei Imamura presents a Japanese soldier who returns home from fighting in World War II. He is convinced that he is a snake, and he refuses to eat anything other than live rats
Tríptico cinematográfico : el discurso narrativo y su montaje en Amores perros, 21 gramos y Babel, y un diálogo con Alejandro González Iñárritu by Juan Pellicer( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amores perros was ist Liebe? ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ein verhängnisvoller Autounfall in der pulsierenden Metropole Mexico City. Drei Leben prallen aufeinander, um die bestialische Seite der menschlichen Natur aufzudecken. - Da ist Octavio, der in die Welt illegaler Hundekämpfe gerät, um mit dem dort verdienten Geld und der Frau seines kriminellen Bruders abhauen zu können. Der erfolgreiche Verleger Daniel hingegen verlässt seine Frau und zwei Töchter, um mit dem Supermodel Valeria und ihrem Schosshündchen zusammen zu leben. Und schliesslich ist da noch der Obdachlose "El Chivo", einst ein Revolutionär, der nun als Auftragsmörder mit einem Rudel wilder Hunde durch die Strassen zieht und auf Erlösung hofft
21 grams 21 grammes by Alejandro González Iñárritu( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Paul (Sean Penn) attend une transplantation cardiaque. Cristina (Naomi Watts), ex-junkie, est mère de deux petites filles. Jack (Benicio Del Toro) sort de prison et redécouvre la foi. A cause d'un accident, ils vont s'affronter, se haïr... et s'aimer." (Jacquette)
21 grammi ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Middle America. Un ex malavitoso Jack Jordan torna a casa in macchina per la festa del suo compleanno. Troppo veloce in una curva investe e uccide un padre con le sue 2 bambine. Nonostante la sua sofferenza, Cristina concede il dono del cuore di suo marito. Il felice beneficiario di questo dono, Paul rinasce una seconda volta e si allontana da sua moglie per andare alla ricerca della donna che il suo nuovo cuore aveva amato fino all'incidente. (Mymovies)
21 Gramm : Wieviel wiegt Rache? Wieviel wiegt Liebe? Wieviel wiegt Schuld? ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In einem verschachtelten Psychothriller, der nicht der Chronologie der Dinge folgt, werden drei Personen mit dem Tod konfrontiert: ein Patient, der dringend eine Herztransplantation braucht, die Frau eines Mannes, der bei einem Autounfall ums Leben kommt und die in die Transplantation einwilligt, und der Mann, der den Autounfall verursacht hat. (Lexikon des Internationalen Films)
Amores perros Love's a bitch by Alejandro González Iñárritu( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three different people are catapulted into dramatic and unforeseen circumstances in the wake of a terrible car crash: a young punk stumbles into the sinister underground world of dog fighting; an injured supermodel's designer pooch disappears into the apartment's floorboards; and an ex-radical turned hit man rescues a Rotweiler with a gunshot wound
11'09''01 onze minutes, neuf secondes, une image : September 11 : un film de 11 réalisateurs by Samīrā Makhmalbāf( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gabriel Figueroa by Antonio Saborit( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Massive photographic edition dedicated to film director Gabriel Figueroa who played a key role in establishing Mexico's visual identity and a central figure of Mexico's golden age of cinema. The book recapitulates Figueroa's genius, his long professional career and his legacy, particularly his masterly use of chiaroscuro, and the development of a style based on his principle of "curvilinear perspective", a practice that merged the latest cinematographic technologies with the Mexican muralist art. This retrospective edition is composed largely of still photographs, posters, and archival documents and is one of the most comprehensive graphic documentation on the work of this Mexican extraordinary photographer and cinematographer
21 grams 21 grammes ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A violent car accident throws together the lives of a college professor, an ex-con, and a young mother with a reckless past
21 gramos = 21 grams ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul, Gato y Cristina son tres personas unidas por un accidente inesperado que hace que sus vidas y destinos se crucen, en una historia que los lleva al amor y la venganza. 21 gramos hace referencia al peso que perdemos cuando morimos, el peso llevado por los que sobrevivan
Babel wer verstanden werden will ... muss zuhören ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in German and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Spanish (175)
English (171)
German (33)
Italian (22)
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