WorldCat Identities

Abreu, Cláudia 1971-

Overview
Works: 30 works in 100 publications in 4 languages and 1,808 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romantic comedy films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cláudia Abreu
O caminho das nuvens by Wagner Moura( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story. A man and his family journey 2000 miles across the hinterlands of Brazil on bicycle in search of a good life
Four days in September by Bruno Barreto( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in Portuguese and English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brazilian terrorists, in an effort to draw attention to their country's oppressive military regime, kidnap the American ambassador to Brazil
Man of the year by Universal Pictures Company( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in Portuguese and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Máiquel lost a bet and had to dye his hair blonde. This triggers a head-on collision with destiny in which Máiquel goes from nobody to hero to outlaw-- all in 24 hours
Tieta do Agreste by Carlos Diegues( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El pueblo de Santa Ana Agreste está nervioso y ansioso ante el próximo regreso al pueblo de Tieta después de 26 años de ausencia. Cuando tenía 17 años, su hermana denunció su vida sexual, motivo por el cual, su padre la expulsó de la casa. Ahora viuda de un rico industrial, Tieta es recibida con honores ya que su fortuna es codiciada por muchos, pero ella oculta un oscuro secreto que puede destruir a Santa Ana
Guerra de Canudos = The battle of Canudos( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in Portuguese and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story of the Canudos in northeastern Brazil in the late 1890s. Religious leader, Antonio 'Conselheiro' (Counselor) guides a group of countrymen to establish a community free of rules of the Republic but guards and soldiers of the Republic destroy this community during one of the bloodiest wars fought in Brazil
O homen do ano = The man of the year( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Portuguese and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maiquel has lost a bet and dyed his hair blond. This little event triggers a head-on collision with destiny in which Maiquel goes from nobody to hero to outlaw--all in 24 hours
The middle of the world : o caminho das nuvens( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Portuguese and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story. A man and his family on a journey 2000 miles across the hinterlands of Brazil on bicycle in search for a good life
Anos rebeldes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Portuguese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mini series about the 1960s in Rio de Janeiro, when a politically engaged student falls in love with a left wing journalist's daughter who doesn't care for politics. The romance follows 15 years of Brazilian history, since President João Goulart deposition by military reactionary forces, until the first signs of restoration of democracy, in the 1980s."--Internet Movie Database website
O quinto dos infernos( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Portuguese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced between 2001 and 2002, the mini-series is a comic, romanticized history of Brazil, revolving around the adventures of Emperor Dom Pedro I and his commoner friend. The mix of fact and fiction covers the period from the arrival of the Portuguese royal family to the death of Dom Pedro
Ed Mort( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Portuguese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective is hired by a mysterious woman to find her missing husband, a master of disguises, and important industry executive
Os desafinados( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in Portuguese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Is about a group of friends who come of age during the political turmoil that plagued Brazil in the 1960's and 70's. Together, these musicians form a band called "Os Desafinados" and become a part of the groundbreaking Brazilian musical movement called Bossa Nova."--Www.imdb.com
O rastro( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Portuguese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young physician coordinating the transfer of patients between state-run hospitals in the city of Rio de Janeiro struggles with a mystery: a patient goes missing one night and completely disappears from the system. As the doctor attempts to find out the truth, he slowly loses his sense of reality"--IMDb
A Vida como ela é by Nelson Rodrigues( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Portuguese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A telenovela that examines the dark side of family and human relations
Rio eu te amo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of short films set in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro
O que é isso, companheiro?( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fernando, a journalist, and his friend Cěsar join terrorist group MR8 in order to fight Brazilian dictatorial regime during the late sixties. Cesare, however, is wounded and captured during a bank hold up. Fernando then decides to kidnap the American ambassador in Brazil and ask for the release of fifteen political prisoners in exchange for his life"--IMDB
Anos rebeldes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mini series about the 1960s in Rio de Janeiro, when a politically engaged student falls in love with a left wing journalist's daughter who doesn't care for politics. The romance follows 15 years of Brazilian history, since President João Goulart deposition by military reactionary forces, until the first signs of restoration of democracy, in the 1980s."--Internet Movie Database website
Anos rebeldes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mini series about the 1960s in Rio de Janeiro, when a politically engaged student falls in love with a left wing journalist's daughter who doesn't care for politics. The romance follows 15 years of Brazilian history, since President João Goulart deposition by military reactionary forces, until the first signs of restoration of democracy, in the 1980s."--Internet Movie Database website
O Xangô de Baker Street( Visual )

in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Rio de Janeiro, 1886. Actress Sarah Bernhardt performs at the city's Municipal Theater, captivating the local audience enthralled by French culture. The city is at her feet, and even the Emperor Dom Pedro II comes to pay his respects. He confides a secret to her: the disappearance of a precious Stradivarius violin presented by him to the charming widow Baroness Maria Luiza. The actress suggests he hire her friend, the legendary British detective Sherlock Holmes, to solve the case. Under the heat of the tropical sun, the lives of Holmes and Watson are changed forever, as they find themselves knee-deep in a cultural hodgepodge that includes all the standard Brazilian tourist fare."--Www.imdb.com
The man of the year : June 2004 selection : Vol. II, Film 6( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Maiquel (Murilo Benicio) has lost a bet and dyed his hair blond. This little event triggers a head-on collision with destiny in which Maiquel goes from nobody to hero to outlaw all in 24 hours. Based on the award-winning novel by Patricia Melo "O Matador", this vibrant and brazen crime saga follows in the vein of recent Brazilian Cinema
The middle of the world( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Romão, illiterate and unemployed, feels destiny drawing him on an odyssey to Rio de Janeiro in pursuit of a job and a decent life. Based on a true story, The Middle of the World follows a family of seven on a journey 2,000 miles across the hinterlands of Brazil on bicycles. Along the way, the inner dynamics of a family facing a great challenge is explored
 
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