WorldCat Identities

Cinemateca (Firm)

Overview
Works: 45 works in 68 publications in 2 languages and 5,594 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Interviews  Biography  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cinemateca (Firm)
Camila by Maria Luisa Bemberg( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the tragic true story of Buenos Aires socialite Camila O'Gorman, who falls in love with, and runs away with, a young Jesuit priest, Uladislao Gutiérrez
La casa de Bernarda Alba by Mario Camus( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc characteristics: DVD Region 1
Aventurera ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Left alone after her mother runs off with another man and her father shoots himself, Elena attempts to make a new life for herself in Juarez but is drugged, seduced, and forced to work as a dancer and call girl in a nightclub. She soon rises to stardom as a dancer, but still plots revenge and escape
Vamonos con Pancho Villa! = Let's go with Pancho Villa! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This classic of Mexican cinema follows the adventures of six young men who leave their rural homes to join Pancho Villa's army. Together the men endure hardship, tragedy, and disillusionment for the cause of the Mexican Revolution
Coronación Coronation ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A glum, middle-aged bachelor, Don Andres, is the heir of a formerly wealthy and respected Chilean family. Andres suffers from decadence and solitude. He hires young Estela in order to look after his abusive and almost crazy grandmother. The differences in class and age don't stop Andres from courting Estela, whose fiancé Mario tries to make some money off of his well-to-do rival. The suffocating atmosphere of the run-down mansion mimics the deterioration of the Bourgeoisie, and threatens Andres' own mental state
El compadre Mendoza by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mendoza, a landowner, tries to maintain friendships with both the leader of the government forces and the general of the Zapatista rebels
25 watts by Juan Pablo Rebella( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Saturday morning in Montevideo, three friends are still up from the night before, drinking beer and avoiding responsibility. Follow these lazy boys for 24 hours as they talk nonsense, encounter weird characters and drift in a state of chronic boredom
Rodrigo D no futuro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tough and in your face, Rodrigo D reveals the brutal tale of a teenager making a go of it in one of the world's toughest towns: Medellin, Colombia. A cast of young actors and real life street toughs - some of whom met violent deaths after the filming
Mundo grua Crane world by Pablo Trapero( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rulo, a one-time rock star, is trying to support his aging mother and musician son. As his efforts go increasingly awry, it is the love of family and friends that keeps him hopeful
Great day in Havana ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A vibrant celebration of artists and musicians in Cuba's capital. Musicians, painters, sculptors, writers, and filmmakers reveal and reflect on Cuba's precarious political climate, its African heritage, the ironies of tourism, and how to live with dignity in the face of the United States embargo"--Container
No te mueras sin decirme adónde vas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Leopoldo [is] a lonely film projectionist who has invented a machine to record his dreams. Through a series of odd events, Leopoldo discovers that he is the reincarnation of one of the inventors of cinema, and that a woman he sees in his dreams is his eternal companion on a trip through the centuries."--Container
Botín de guerra Spoils of war ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"El realizador Daivd Blaustein se concentra en el legado de la "guerra sucia" argentina durante los años 1976-83, durante los cuales miles de ciudadanos fueron secuesrados, torturados y asesinados por el gobierno mlitar y sus hijos fueron tomados y dados en adopción a hogares de represores de la extrema derecha. La perseverancia de las abuelas de estos niños creó una fuerza que marchaba sin miedo contra las autoridades en la Plaza de Mayo y es a través de ellas que se creó un banco de datos DNA después de la restauración de la democracia, que ayuda a la identificación de estos chicos y que recupera este "botín de guerra"."--Estuche
El Gallo de oro The golden cockerel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poor man forgets his roots in the fame, wealth and romance of the cock-fighting arena. His luck runs out and he is returned to his origins
El prisionero 13 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Two gripping stories are interwoven in Prisoner 13; a son pays for his father's faults, and a desperate mother tries to save her son's life at any cost. Destiny and corruption play a trick on Carrasco when he is bribed to free a revolutionary and arrest someone in his place. Unbeknownst to him he ends up arresting his own son"--Container
El bruto by Luis Buñuel( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A slow-witted but strong slaughterhouse worker who is hired by a slumlord to break a tenant strike accidentally kills one of the strike leaders. He is then drawn into a doomed affair with the landlord's wife
Nobody listened ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The brutal methods employed by Castro's government to maintain a stronghold on the Cuban population are chronicled in this revelatory documentary. Hear testimony from former Castro comrades, Communist leaders and supporters of fallen dictator Batista
Oriana ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marie returns to a rundown Venezuelan house in the jungle where she spent summers as a child. Her return ignites memories of a summer when her adolescent sexual curiosity led to a surprising encounter
Yo no sé qué me han hecho tus ojos I don't know what your eyes have done to me ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Argentine singer and tango legend Ada Falcón disappeared without a trace in 1942, at the height of her career. Sixty years later, filmmakers Lorena Muñoz and Sergio Wolf trace the life of this enigmatic performer in this unique documentary, told in the style of a classic thriller"--Container
Susana by Luis Buñuel( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sexy woman escapes detention and hides out on a Spanish-American plantation. She manages to destroy the uptight family who live there with her immoral schemes and feminine wiles
Pizza birra faso by Bruno Stagnaro( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gang of teenagers roam the slums until Sandra decides that she's had enough. Pregnant with El Cordobes' child, Sandra threatens to leave him if he doesn't straighten up. He decides to pull one more heist, but his plans go terribly wrong
 
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Languages
Spanish (31)
English (1)