WorldCat Identities

Bovaira, Fernando

Works: 53 works in 310 publications in 5 languages and 8,855 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Ghost films  Science fiction films  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Fernando Bovaira
The others by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

46 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace, a devoutly religious mother of two ailing children, has moved with her family to a mansion on the English coast while awaiting her husband's return from World War II. When Anne begins claiming to see ghosts, Grace at first believes her newly arrived family of eccentric servants to be responsible, but chilling events and visions soon lead her to believe that something supernatural is indeed going on
Mar adentro = The sea inside by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

42 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 1,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story about Spaniard Ramon Sampedro who fought a 30 year campaign to win the right to end his life in dignity
Abre los ojos = Open your eyes by Alejandro Amenábar( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this steamy, intriguingly complex, psychological thriller the line between reality and fantasy is hopelessly blurred. César tries to make sense of his life after a car crash leaves his once-handsome face grotesquely disfigured. After he is placed into a psychiatric penitentiary for a murder he doesn't remember committing, César's only hope is to delve into the depths of his subconscious mind where the answer to ending his living nightmare lies in his dreams"--Container
Los amantes del Círculo Polar by Julio Medem( Visual )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una historia de amor apasionada y secreta, de casualidades, contada por cada uno de sus protagonistas, Ana y Otto, desde que tienen ocho años hasta los veinticinco
Lucía y el sexo = Sex and Lucia by Julio Medem( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the loss of her long-time boyfriend, Lucía seeks refuge on a quiet Mediterranean island where she meets a new man and begins to discover the dark secrets of her past relationship
El viaje de Carol by Imanol Uribe( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Carol, una adolescente de madre española y padre norteamericano, viaja por primera vez a España en la primavera de 1938 en compañía de su madre (María Barranco). Separada de su padre, piloto en las Brigadas Internacionales al que ella adora, su llegada al pueblo materno transforma un entorno familiar lleno de secretos. Armada de un carácter rebelde, se opone a los convencionalismos de un mundo que le resulta desconocido. La complicidad con Maruja (Rosa Mª Sardá), las lecciones de vida de su abuelo (Álvaro de Luna) y su amor por Tomiche (Juanjo Ballesta) le abrirán las puertas a un universo de sentimientos adultos que harán de su viaje un trayecto interior desgarrado, tierno, vital e inolvidable."--Información impresa en el envase
Los girasoles ciegos = The blind sunflowers by Alberto Méndez Borra( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Ourense Spain, trainee priest Salvador returns from the war in 1940, with some of his beliefs in tatters. He returns to the seminary, working as a teacher. One of his pupils is Lorenzo, whose father Ricardo, a fervent Republican, has gone into hiding in the family home aided by his wife Elena. Believing Elena to be a widow, Salvador clumsily begins to woo her, while puzzling over the contradictory remarks Lorenzo constantly makes. Lorenzo's older sister Elenita is pregnant, and she and her republican boyfriend Lalo attempt to run away and find freedom in Portugal. Salvador brings his suspicions to the attention of the rector, as Lorenzo, unable to lie successfully, is stripped of his innocence--and his father--by a war that he does not understand
Box 507 = La caja 507 by Enrique Urbizu( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a small town among Spain's Costa del Sol, this film tells the story of a band of professionals who plan the robbery of a small bank run by Modesto, a respectable middle-aged man. The robbers lock him inside a vault. While inside, he discovers a box that offers some answers to the mysterious forest fire death of his teenage daughter, which had been ruled an accident by authorities. This new evidence leads him to a world of corruption and foul play, which fuels his desire for revenge
La gran familia española by Daniel Sánchez Arévalo( Visual )

7 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because the mother left them, a Spanish farm family consists of a father and five grown sons. The youngest, Efrain, is getting married on the same day that Spain is playing in the World Cup soccer final. The film revolves around the two events
Jealousy = Celos by Vicente Aranda( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man finds a photograph of his fiancée with another man and becomes obsessed with uncovering her secret past
Intacto = Intact by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered "lucky" after surviving a plane crash, a thief is recruited into an underground gambling ring where death and luck intermingle. Sam is the ring leader of a gang who discovers the theif's luck and attempts to "steal" it from him
The end = Fin( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Réuni dans un chalet au fond des bois pour une fin de semaine, un groupe de huit amis se retrouve après s'être volontairement perdu de vue pendant vingt ans. Les retrouvailles sont chaleureuses, mais bien vite l'ombre d'Angel, dit le Prophète, vient réveiller de vieux souvenirs désagréables. Au cours de la soirée, une étrange lueur illumine le ciel, suivie immédiatement de divers phénomènes inexplicables: plus d'électricité, plus de réseaux cellulaires, etc. Les voitures ne fonctionnant plus, le groupe décide d'attendre au lendemain pour aller chercher de l'aide. Mais au matin, ils ne sont plus que sept
Lágrimas negras = Black tears by Ricardo Franco( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrés, a young photographer, has a steady job and is about to marry his longtime girlfriend, Alicia. But Isabel, a woman with a mental disorder, totally changes Andrés's life
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Mar adentro = The sea inside
Mar adentro = The sea inside