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Rathery, Isabelle

Overview
Works: 24 works in 45 publications in 7 languages and 2,188 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Motion pictures  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Road films  Historical films  Fiction  Christian films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Editor, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Isabelle Rathery
Central Station by Walter Salles( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Portuguese and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young boy witnesses his mother's accidental death, a lonely, retired school-teacher reluctantly takes the child under her wing. They then embark on a trip to find his father whom he has never met
Abril despedaçado by Walter Salles( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Portuguese and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Brazilian families, who both grow sugar cane, have been squabbling over the ownership of a piece of land for years. The disagreement then turned violent. The Breveses, a much smaller family, have been suffering more than their rivals and a steady drop in sugar prices has also left the family with little but their pride. When the eldest son of the Breves family is killed, his father orders his next-oldest son to kill one of the Ferreira boys. He finds himself questioning the wisdom of this bloody rivalry, and he ponders his fate while spending time with his younger brother
Bābā ʻAzīz : le prince qui contemplait son âme( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Arabic and Persian and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a blind dervish named Bab'Aziz and his spirited granddaughter, Ishtar. Together they wander the desert in search of a great reunion of dervishes that takes place just once every thirty years. With faith as their only guide, the two journey for days through the expansive, barren landscape. To keep Ishtar entertained, Bab'Aziz relays the ancient tale of a prince who relinquished his realm. As the tale of the prince unfolds, the two encounter other travelers with stories of their own"--Container
Amores possíveis = Possible loves( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Portuguese and held by 116 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 15 years. Only one scenario really happened. Which is his true life?
Four days in September by Bruno Barreto( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Portuguese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political terrorists, in a desperate bid to focus the world's attention on their fight for freedom, kidnap an American Ambassador. Now, the diplomat's life hangs in the balance-- helplessly caught between a government unwilling to cooperate-- and his fear of the captors themselves!
Guerra de Canudos = The battle of Canudos( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in Portuguese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story of the Canudos in northeastern Brazil in the late 1890s. Religious leader, Antonio 'Conselheiro' (Counselor) guides a group of countrymen to establish a community free of rules of the Republic but the guards and soldiers of the Republic destroy this community during one of the bloodiest wars fought in Brazil
Mi viejo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the age of 93 Giuseppe Padovani is reaching critical point. His health is failing, the business he built with his wife has been sold by their son, and now a young woman appears that reminds him of his wife who died 60 years ago
Como nascem os anjos( Visual )

in Portuguese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three people fleeing from the wrath of a drug-trafficking gang start a hostage situation which ends badly
Lamarca( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Portuguese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the last twelve years of the life of Captain Carlos Lamarca, a marxist guerrilla struggling to topple the Brazilian military regime in Rio de Janeiro
Mauá : Imperador e o rei( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Portuguese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical epic about Irineu Evanelista de Souza, the Visconde de Mauá, one of the business titans of 19th century Brazil. This national hero pioneered Brazil-oriented business development and distribution of wealth, and was a champion for the abolition of slavery
Romance da empregada( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Portuguese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fausta [is] a quirky cleaning lady whose sexy swinging hips open the door to a more comfortable life. When an old widower breaks the ice and buys Fausta perfume and a drink, she sees a way out of both her dead-end marriage and the shanty town that traps her."--Container
Oriundi( Visual )

in Portuguese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Curitiba, Southern Brazil, elderly patriarch Giuseppe Padovan, an Italian immigrant nearing the end of his life, suddenly finds himself longing for his one true love, the woman he married and then suddenly lost in a tragic airplane accident more than 60 years ago
Kuxa kanema : la naissance de cinema = the birth of cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of Mozambique's National Institute of Cinema's weekly newsreel entitled Kuxa kanema. Shows the relationship between the films and President Samora Machel and FRELIMO (Mozambique Liberation Front). The original filmmakers discuss their work as a testimonial to the country, its struggles and wars
Bābā ʻAzīz : le prince qui contemplait son âme( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Arabic and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a blind dervish named Bab'Aziz and his spirited granddaughter, Ishtar. Together they wander the desert in search of a great reunion of dervishes that takes place just once every thirty years. With faith as their only guide, the two journey for days through the expansive, barren landscape. To keep Ishtar entertained, Bab'Aziz relays the ancient tale of a prince who relinquished his realm. As the tale of the prince unfolds, the two encounter other travelers with stories of their own
Faca de dois gumes( Visual )

in Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrious lawyer is betrayed by his wife and best friend. He then plans the perfect crime that leads to a dramatic finish
Central do Brasil by Walter Salles( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in Portuguese and Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dora (Fernanda Montenegro) escreve cartas para analfabetos na estação Central do Brasil. Uma das clientes de Dora é Ana, que vem escrever uma carta com o seu filho, Josué, um garoto de nove anos, que sonha econtrar o pai que nunca conheceu. Na saída da estação, Ana é atropelada e Josué fica abandonado. Mesmo a contragosto, Dora acaba acolhendo o menino e envolvendo-se com ele. Termina por levar Josué para o interior do nordeste, à procura do pai. À medida que vão entrando país adentro, esses dois personagens, tão diferentes vão se aproximando. Começa então uma viagem fascinante ao coração do Brasil, à procura do pai desaparecido, e uma viagem profundamente emotiva ao coração de cada um dos personagens do filme
High art = A grande arte( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"An American photographer in Rio de Janeiro becomes involved in the world of "knife culture" when he sets out to find the killer of one of his models"--IMDb plot summary
El arte de matar = High art = A Grande Arte = The Knife = Exposure( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"An American photographer in Rio de Janeiro becomes involved in the world of "knife culture" when he sets out to find the killer of one of his models"--IMDb plot summary
Kashima paradise : le cinéma de Yann Le Masson by Yann Le Masson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This film explores the real significance of industrialisation for the people of Japan. Although the context is the political struggles of the early seventies such as the fight against the construction of a new international airport near Tokyo (see also Peasants of the Second Fortress), the filmmakers range over some of the subterranean structures of Japanese society such as the network of obligations, duty and submission still being skilfully used by big business for its own purposes
Bab'Aziz = Bab'Aziz: The prince who contemplated his soul( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Arabic and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"The story of a blind dervish named Bab'Aziz and his spirited granddaughter, Ishtar. Together they wander the desert in search of a great reunion of dervishes that takes place just once every thirty years. With faith as their only guide, the two journey for days through the expansive, barren landscape. To keep Ishtar entertained, Bab'Aziz relays the ancient tale of a prince who relinquished his realm. As the tale of the prince unfolds, the two encounter other travelers with stories of their own" -- Container
 
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