Félez, José Antonio
Most widely held works by José Antonio Félez
Azuloscurocasinegro Darkbluealmostblack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 242 libraries worldwide
When his father suffers a debilitating stroke, Jorge is forced to put his life and career on hold. He takes over his father's janitorial position, cares for his father and studies at night. He finds himself in an awkward position when his convict brother asks him to impregnate his girlfriend who wants a baby, and Jorge finds himself falling for her. To further complicate matters, Jorge's childhood love returns to his life wanting the same.
Elsa & Fred ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 94 libraries worldwide
After his wife dies, Alfredo's daughter helps him move to a smaller apartment to get his life back in order. Confused and lonely, he meets a woman named Elsa, who is determined to show him the joy that comes from living life to its fullest.
Roma ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Un joven escritor debe escribir las memorias de un reconocido novelista, Joaquín Góñez, y lo que comienza como un simple trabajo se convierte en un reto personal, cuando para comprender las miserias de su personaje debe revolverle sus emociones. Joaquín se reencuentra con su pasado, viejos amigos y emores, pero entre todos sus recuerdos, la intensidad de uno, el de su madre Roma, revive para devolverle esa pasión por la vida que creía perdida.
La promesa ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 82 libraries worldwide
A fanatically religious housewife forcibly frees herself from her abusive husband and becomes a nanny to the son of a wealthy family. But she becomes convinced that the mansion is haunted and that the child must be rescued--by all means necessary.
7 vírgenes [videorecording] = 7 virgins ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 54 libraries worldwide
"Summer in a working-class neighborhood in the south of Spain. Tano, a young guy currently locked up in juvenile hall, receives a 48-hour leave to attend his brother's wedding. Together with his best friend Richi, Tano plans to enjoy his weekend pass to the limit and do all the things he normally can't: party, steal, have sex and hang out with his buddies. By the end of his 48-hour pass, Tano has also witnesses the collapse of all the things he takes for granted in his life: the neighborhood, his family, friends and loved-ones. More than just two days of freedom, Tano's leave turns out to be a journey into maturity."--Container.
Pudor ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 31 libraries worldwide
"Una familia, sus secretos y la necesidad de encontrar un propósito en sus vidas protagonizan este intrigante drama. Un jovencito accidentalmente ocasiona la muerte de un familiar; una adolescente está perdida en su mundo y su sexualidad; una madre que se siente abandonada y se refugia en una cadena de mensajes eróticos; un padre con problemas de salud se acerca a su secretaria en busca de apoyo y el abuelo vive atormentado por fantasmas vivientes. El amor y un accidente los hará reconectarse y descubrir que unidos pueden enfrentar más fácilmente sus problemas personales y encontrar la felicidad"--Container.
Astronautas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Story of the rehabilitation process of a former drug addict, Daniel. As he struggles to escape drug addiciton, he meets a 15-year old girl with whom he falls in love.
El faro del sur ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 7 libraries worldwide
After an car accident in which the rest of their family is killed, sisters Aneta (8) and Memé (17) are orphaned and sent to live with two aunts in Uruguay. Memé, whose leg was badly injured in the crash, eventually takes her little sister and runs away to Buenos Aires, where they meet a friend of their late mother and Memé works in a bar and looks after Aneta. The story follows the sisters' lives over the next decade, as Aneta grows up and Memé becomes ill.
El bola ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"El Bola" is a 12-year-old boy raised in a violent and unforgiving environment. Embarrassed by his family life, he retreats from his classmates, engaging them only through a dangerous game. The arrival of a new boy at school, from whom he learns a new definition of friendship, leads to the discovery of a family where communication and love prevail over domination and violence.
Elsa & Fred ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Spanish and German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Azul oscuro casi negro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Una palabra tuya ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Rosario and Milagros are two young friends who have no hope for the future. They work as street sweepers and, despite the problems, try to have fun and jokes to fill the difficult routine of the day to day. Both dream of being both happy and fighting for it in their own way, but think that maybe it is something that is not available at their fingertips. When love, death and an unexpected encounter in their fates are crossed, there will be a turnaround in their lives in unexpected consequences.
Cabeza de perro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A drama about an eighteen-year old boy with rare brain disease.
El faro del sur ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
After an car accident in which the rest of their family is killed, sisters Aneta (8) and Memé (17) are orphaned and sent to live with two aunts in Uruguay. Memé, whose leg was badly injured in the crash, eventually takes her little sister and runs away to Buenos Aires, where they meet a friend of their late mother and Memé works in a bar and looks after Aneta. The story follows the sisters' lives over the next decade, as Aneta grows up and Meme becomes ill.
Azuloscurocasinegro ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Jorge lucha contra un destino que parece inevitable. A través de su hermano conoce a Paula, con quien entablará una extraña relación que le impulsará a dejar de sentirse responsable de todo, obviando lo que los demás esperan de él.
Noviembre ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Young Alfredo wants to create theater full of freedom of expression. He envisions a theater which performs face to face with the public -- in the streets, squares, and parks of the city. To accomplish this, he organizes the theatrical troupe "Noviembre."
El Bola ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
El Bola "Pellet" is a 12-year-old boy with a dark, disturbing secret and no friends, until new classmate Alfredo moves into the neighbourhood and reveals a wondrous new world that fleetingly offers joy and hope.
Gordos ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Gordos es pizza, helado, chocolate, dulces, calorías, muchas calorías. Y es culpa, deseo, miedo, ilusión, sueños, sexo, familia, amor... Es alegre, optimista, tremendista, amarga, tierna, dura, ligera, profunda. Es una comedia. Es un drama. Es un compendio de contradicciones. Como la vida misma. Gordos es una comedia dramática. Cinco historias que giran en torno a la obesidad, con un entorno común: un grupo de terapia. Un sitio donde los protagonistas no van a adelgazar, sino a encontrar los motivos por los cuales tienen sobrepeso, a averiguar las causas por las cuales están a disgusto con su cuerpo. El peso es lo de menos, su cuerpo es lo de menos.
Una palabra tuya ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Retrato de Rosario y Milagros, dos vidas corrientes que tras años de tropiezos, ilusión, miedo y realidades, han dado forma al temor de no merecer ser felices. En compañía de Morsa, las dos amigas recorren dos trayectorias vitales: una hacia la nada más cruel, desde una actitud alegre y vitalista, y la otra hacia un futuro expectante desde una vida redimida; y en medio el perdón.
Por qué se frotan las patitas ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Una disparatada comedia musical en la que Luis es abandonado por todas las mujeres de su vida.
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