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TLA Releasing (Firm)

Overview
Works: 290 works in 474 publications in 6 languages and 10,091 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Documentary films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Teen films  Romance films  Coming-of-age films  Biography  History 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by TLA Releasing (Firm)
Latter days( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The handsome Aaron, a Mormon missionary, travels door-to-door in Los Angeles spreading the word of his religion. Christian, a cute West Hollywood party boy, goes from man-to-man without much commitment. Opposites soon attract when Aaron and Christian meet, and sparks begin to fly
Bush's brain by Joseph Mealey( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karl Rove, the man known as "Bush's Brain", is the most powerful political figure America has never heard of, the brain behind the curtain of today's presidential politics. He is President George W. Bush's closest advisor, who almost single-handedly shaped the policies of our nation. The relationship between Karl Rove and President George W. Bush is one of the most unique political marriages in history. Feared and admired, Rove has raised a new and disturbing question for Americans: Who really runs the country?
Beautiful boxer = Biutiful boksoe( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Thai and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of a famed transvestite kickboxer, Beautiful Boxer is an action drama that punches straight into the heart and mind of a boy who fights like a man so he can become a woman. Believing he's a girl trapped in a boy's body since childhood, Parinya Charoenphol (affectionately known as Nong Toom in Thailand) sets out to master the most masculine and lethal sport of Muay Thai (Thai boxing) to earn a living and to achieve his ultimate goal of a sex-change operation. Funny and packed with breathtaking Thai kickboxing sequences, Beautiful Boxer traces Nong Toom's childhood, teenage life as a traveling monk, and grueling days in boxing camps
Face cachée de la lune = Far side of the moon( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in French and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philippe doit faire face à la mort récente de sa mère, à l'éloignement croissant entre lui et son frère cadet André. L'espace et le temps comptent moins que la quête de cet homme qui cherche à trouver un sens à l'univers et à sa place dans celui-ci. La course pour l'espace entre deux peuples rivaux et des souvenirs d'enfance et d'adolescence deviennent les repères de ce long métrage orienté autour du thème de la réconciliation
Madame Brouette by Moussa Sene Absa( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame Brouette is a proud and independent mother in Dakar, Senegal who hopes to lift her family out of poverty by opening a cafe. Her dream is jeapordized when her new boyfriend is murdered and she is the only suspect
Jisatsu sākuru = Suicide club by Sion Sono( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wave of suicides begins with the enigmatic mass suicide of 54 high school girls jumping in front of a subway train. When a detective receives a phone call tip that there is a website tracking the suicides before they happen, he sets out to solve the mystery
Adam & Steve( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two New York city couples -- one heterosexual and one gay -- explore the peaks and the valleys of their respective relationships
O homem que copiava( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Portuguese and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photocopier operator André is attracted to Silvia, his neighbor, whom he likes to watch with a telescope. Following her, he discovers that Sylvia works at an expensive shop. When André falls in love with Sylvia he puts his photocopier to another use and prints money for himself so he can afford to go and shop at her store
Mysterious skin by Gregg Araki( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When he was eight, Brian Lackey woke up in the crawlspace beneath his house with his nose bleeding, having no idea how he got there. After that, his life is different: he is afraid of the dark, wets the bed and is plagued by terrible nightmares. Now 18, Brian believes that he was abducted by aliens.Neil McCormick is the ultimate beautiful outsider, the boy everyone loves from afar but is afraid of when they get too close. Also 18, Neil longs for the relationship he had with his baseball coach when he was eight years old.Neil's search for what he thinks is love leads him to New York City. Brian's search for what happened to him leads him to Neil. Together they come to realize that the events that shaped them most were not what they seemed to be."--Fortissimo films, http://www.fortissimo.nl
The Wooden camera by Junior Singo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From South Africa comes a compelling story of fate and friendship as two boys make a simple choice that alters their lives forever ... this richly multilayered story offers an insightful look into the challenges facing post-Apartheid South Africa while telling an enchanting tale of a sweet artistic soul finding his true self."--Container
Cronicamente inviável = Chronically unfeasible( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Portuguese and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shows excerpts of the lives of six different characters, thereby discussing the difficulties involved in surviving, both mentally and physically, in the chaotic Brazilian society assuming that this is a problem that troubles everyone regardless of their stance or social position. These situations revolve around a restaurant in Sâo Paulo, owned by Luis."
Bear cub = Cachorro by Luis Miguel Albaladejo( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film tells the engaging story of Pedro, an attractive gay dentist living an active single life in Madrid. He offers to take care of his adorable 9-year-old nephew Bernardo for two weeks while the child's mother travels abroad with her latest "hippie" boyfriend. When Mom suddenly becomes detained in India, however, Pedro must become the boy's caretaker. And to further complicate matters, the boy's grandmother begins a custody battle for the child
Amores possíveis = Possible loves( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Portuguese and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julia, a beautiful university student stands up Carlos at a Rio movie theater. Fifteen years later, the would-be lovers bump into each other. The story follows three different scenarios of what happened in Carlos' life in those fifteen years. Only one scenario really happened. Which is his true life?
La edad de la peseta = The silly age( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950's Havana, before the Revolution, Samuel is brought to Havana by his mother Alicia, a newly divorced woman, to live with her long-ignored mother Violeta. At first, Violeta teases and commands Samuel. She tries to intimidate him a little and threatens him with being sent away to school. But, rather suddenly he becomes Violeta's protégé. She's a portrait photographer and Samuel becomes her assistant. Gradually a nice relationship between Violeta and Samuel develops. Alicia meets Ramon, the plump and proper owner of a shoe store. Alicia goes to work at Ramon's shop, and eventually they marry. Meanwhile, Samuel meets a beautiful woman delivering photo portraits. She is Violeta's most beautiful model, a movie star named film star Nuria. She turns out to be the girlfriend of one of the most famous heroes of the Cuban Revolution
In bloom( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kurt and Paul seem very solid and in love, living large in their home city of Chicago, thanks in part to Kurt's successful pot-dealing business. Everything is going their way. But when a sexy young customer makes a play for Kurt, it sets off chains of events that expose unacknowledged dissatisfactions, threatening their relationship
800 bullets = 800 balas by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This anarchic comedy from Spain's reigning master of cinematic mayhem centers on a 12-year old boy who sneaks off to find the Spanish setting of a number of Hollywood westerns in hopes of finding his grandfather, a former stuntman, who he's just learned is still alive and performing at the run-down theme park
Km. 0 by Yolanda García Serrano( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kilometer 0 is the very center of Madrid. It is also a meeting place as 14 lives that intersect for sex, romance, chance meetings, missed connections and mistaken identities
Incautos by Miguel Bardem( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three highly skilled conmen are about to embark on a real estate scam worth millions. The only hitch is that, to pull it off, they need the help of a beautiful, mysterious woman. The chase is on, but can everyone be trusted?
Children of God( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young men from the Bahamas fall in love with each other, but they face widespread homophobia in the Bahamian society
Perfume de violetas : nadie te oye = Violet perfume( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a friendship between two adolescent girls which is torn apart when one of them is brutally raped
 
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