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Vicente, Joana

Overview
Works: 42 works in 155 publications in 7 languages and 6,957 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Case studies  History  Comedy films  Nonfiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biography  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: HD9502.U54, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joana Vicente
Enron : the Smartest Guys in the Room by Alex Gibney( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the rise of Enron Corporation and its disintegration following scandal. Examines the morality of corporate philosophy. Focuses on key Enron executives Ken Lay, Jeff Skilling, and Andy Fastow
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

25 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eleven stories that range from Bill Murray's hilarious delivery of java and advice to Wu-Tang Clan's RZA and GZA to an interchange steeped in jealousy between a successful actress and her bitter cousin
Awake by Joby Harold( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clay Beresford is a twenty-two year old genius of finance. He secretly loves his motherss secretary, Sam Lockwood. Clay has a heart attack and discovers that he needs a heart transplant. When Clay finds a donor compatible with his rare blood, he requests his friend Dr. Jack Harper to operate on him. His mother protests, stating that she wants the famous Dr. Jonathan Neyer to be responsible for the procedure. On the eve of his heart surgery, Clay marries Sam. During the surgery, he experiences an 'anesthetic awareness' that leaves his conscious but paralyzed. Clay hears the dialogs in the room and discovers that there are dark secrets about his surgery
Gonzo : the life and work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson by Alex Gibney( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces Dr. Thompson's life from his travels with the Hell's Angels, through his various Wild Turkey & drug ingested episodes in politics and righting the wrongs of society
Broken English by Zoe Cassavetes( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora Wilder is a thirty-something Manhattanite plugging away at her job, but her quest for love consistently results in falling flat on her face. After a series of disastrous first dates, she meets Julien, a quirky Frenchman with an unabashed passion for living. Inevitably, Nora discovers she must look inward before finding a new outlook on life and love
The guys( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story of a New York City journalist and a fire captain who form an unexpeced bond as they pay tribute to the heroes lost in the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center. Unable to write the eulogies himself, he asks for help from a journalist who can offer the assistance that he needs
Down to you( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Portuguese and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two college students in New York City begin a romantic journey where true love often competes with the temptation to stray from commitment
Fay Grim by Hal Hartley( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the CIA asks Fay to travel to Paris to retrieve notebooks that belonged to her fugitive ex-husband, her mission turns into a sprawling con-game in a world of international espionage. Sequel to Henry Fool
Redacted by Brian De Palma( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centered around a small group of American soldiers stationed at a checkpoint in Iraq. Alternates points of view between these soldiers, the media and the local Iraqi people illuminating how each group is deeply affected by the current conflict and their encounters with each other. The POVs are presented as a video diary, footage from a documentary-in-progress, a website's streaming video, surveillance cameras, and cellphone images
The war within by Joseph Castelo( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A would-be suicide bomber has a crisis of conscience after most of the other members of his cell are arrested
Mr. Untouchable by Marc Levin( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the true-life story of a junkie turned multimillionaire drug lord. With the first hand testimony of the Godfather himself, Nicky Barnes, who was the most powerful black drug kingpin in New York City history. From humble beginnings, he came to dominate the heroin distribution business. Trusted and trained by the Italians, he set up his own crime family --The Council."--Container
Chocolate Babies( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An underground band of HIV-positive, queer, urban, transvestite, activists of color is making headlines in New York. In an effort to expose political corruption surrounding the AIDS epidemic, these urban guerrillas stage a series of surprise attacks against conservative politicians whom they believe are collecting secret lists of HIV-positive individuals
Three seasons by Tony Bui( Visual )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at ordinary people and their lives in Saigon, some 25 years after the war has ended -- a young woman who has just come to work on a suburban lotus farm, a street urchin, a cyclo driver and the prostitute he cares for, and an ex-U.S. Marine
Series 7 : the contenders( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirical depiction of today's hot reality-based television programming. The show is The contenders, and this film follows the action of the 7th series of the show, in which 5 randomly selected people must kill the champion and each other until there is only one survivor. Dawn is the eight-months-pregnant reigning champion; if she kills this new set of adversaries before they kill her, she will win her freedom
Love in the time of money( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of a series of conversational duets that ultimately returns to the person who started the entire chain of events. Starting with prostitute Greta and her disgruntled trick Eddie. The story soon includes a housewife on the look for an affair, her husband, an artist, a gallery worker, and a salesman
Strawberry fields( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of 16-year-old Japanese American Irene Kawai, whose rebellion explodes in the wake of the death of her younger sister. After a clash with her mother, Irene flees her home and meets up with ghost of her sister who leads her to the desert where she makes some important discoveries about her family's past at the internment camp in Poston, Arizona, during World War II
Never get outta the boat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of young men whose recovery from drug abuse hangs on their self-management of a gritty L.A. rehab center
Childhood's end( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film takes place at the vulnerable time of passage between childhood and adulthood. It's the summer of his high school graduation and Greg is headed off to college. Greg had developed a crush on his mother's old girlfriend, Evelyn, who is more than twice his age and lives across the street. This crush develops into a full-fleshed love affair in the heat of summer, much to the horror of both families, in particular Greg's mother. Meanwhile, down the street, Greg's long time friend Rebecca comes out as a lesbian through her relationship with Denise. As the lives of these kids are fast becoming very complicated, they must prepare to leave the nest of their parents and the place of their childhood
Diggers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four working-class friends follow in their respective families' footsteps and become clam diggers in Long Island, New York
Coffee and cigarettes( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaque séquence du film fait intervenir plusieurs personnages qui, autour de quelques tasses de café, le temps de 2 ou 3 cigarettes, discutent de sujets aussi variés que la caféine, les glaces à l'eau, Abbott & Costello, [...] ou l'utilisation de la nicotine comme insecticide. (résumé du conteneur)
 
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Alternative Names
Joana Vicente producteur de cinéma américain

Joana Vicente productora de cine estadounidense

Joana Vicente produttore cinematografico statunitense

Joana Vicente US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Джоана Висенте

جوانا فيسنتي

جوانا فيسنتي منتج أفلام أمريكي

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