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Cinemateca (Firm)

Overview
Works: 44 works in 73 publications in 2 languages and 5,912 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Film adaptations  History  War films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Documentary films  Interviews  Nonfiction films  Juvenile delinquency films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cinemateca (Firm)
Camila by Maria Luisa Bemberg( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 591 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 Federico García Lorca( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her husband's death, Bernarda Alba forces her five daughters into eight years of strict mourning. The appearance of Pepe El Romano, a man who wishes to marry the eldest daughter, Angustias, unleashes a series of events which culminate in a tragic denouement
Aventurera by Alberto Gout( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 288 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! by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 261 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 218 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 216 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 during the Mexican Revolution. This film is part of a trilogy along with El prisionero trese (1933) and Vámonos con Pancho Villa (1935)
Rodrigo D : no futuro( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tough and in your face, Rodrigo D reveals the brutal tale of a teenager making a goal of it in one of the world's toughest towns: Medellin, Colombia. Includes a cast of young actors and real life street toughs - some of whom met violent deaths after the filming
25 watts by Juan Pablo Rebella( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 198 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
Mundo grua = Crane world by Pablo Trapero( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 187 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
Botín de guerra = Spoils of war by David Blaustein( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First-hand accounts from the Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo, who dared to challenge the ruthless dictatorship of Argentina from 1976 to 1983 and have sought to find their missing grandchildren. Children now reunited with their families, and some who still hope to be, contribute
El Gallo de oro = The golden cockerel by Roberto Gavaldón( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 168 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
No te mueras sin decirme adónde vas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 168 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
Una mujer sin amor by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una mujer infelizmente casada tiene una breve y apasionada aventura con un ingeniero, pero rehúsa dejar a su marido mayor de edad. Veinticinco años después, el ex-amante deja una fortuna a su hijo, causando un escándalo
El bruto by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El dueño de una vivienda decide poner en la calle a sus inquilinos para vender los terrenos. Ante la negativa de éstos a desalojar sus casas, el casero, asesorado por su amante, contrata a un matón: el bruto
El prisionero 13 by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 160 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
La mujer del puerto( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rosario, una joven campesina, se entrega por amor a su novio sin sospechar que él la engaña con otra. La decepción y el dolor por la muerte de su padre hacen que la joven huya a Veracruz y se convierta en prostituta. Una noche, Rosario conoce a Alberto, un marino del cual queda prendada. Tras pasar una noche de amor juntos, el destino les revela una cruel sorpresa."--Container
Oriana by Fina Torres( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film looks at the building, launch and interior fitting of the "Oriana" passenger ship
Nobody listened( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brutal methods employed by Castro's government to maintain power over the Cuban population are chronicled in this revelatory documentary. Includes testimony from former Castro comrades, Communist leaders and supporters of fallen dictator Batista
Pizza birra faso by Bruno Stagnaro( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 139 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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