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Monti, Félix

Overview
Works: 63 works in 122 publications in 6 languages and 3,809 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Interviews  Fiction  Road films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Félix Monti
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Argentina, the sheltered wife of a wealthy businessman finds herself face to face with a legacy of terror as she begins to discover that her adopted daughter may have been stolen from a family of "los desaparecidos" (the disappeared ones)
El secreto de sus ojos The secret in their eyes by Juan José Campanella ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recently retired criminal court investigator Benjamín decides to write a novel based on a twenty-five-year-old unresolved rape and murder case which still haunts him. Sharing his plans with Irene, the beautiful judge and his former colleague, Benjamín's initial involvement with the case is shown through flashbacks as he sets out to identify the murderer. But Benjamín's search for the truth will put him at the center of a judicial nightmare, as the mystery of the heinous crime continues to unfold in the present, testing the limits of a man seeking justice and personal fulfillment at last
La niña santa by Lucrecia Martel ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Jano is speaking at a medical convention at an Argentinean hotel well past its prime. He is attracted to Helena, single mother and co-owner of the hotel. Amalia, Helena's teenage daughter, is starting to explore both her faith and her sexuality, spending much of her time with her best friend Josephina. In their imaginations, the girls tend to conflate the erotic, the religious, and the lurid. Then Dr. Jano makes an anonymous sexual advance towards Amalia in public, and sets in motion a chain of events that will have serious consequences for all of them
Assassination tango by Robert Duvall ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and German and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American hit man is seduced by the tango clubs of Buenos Aires in this sizzling tale
Four days in September by Bruno Baretto ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Portuguese and held by 176 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
A shadow you soon will be Una sombra ya pronto serás by Héctor Olivera ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nameless washed-up computer programmer walks off into the endless pampas after the train he is on breaks down in the middle of nowhere. We follow him as he wanders through forgotten towns, deserted hotels, abandoned highways and broken dreams, encountering along the road a succession of equally lost souls, including a globe-trotting gambler, a circus owner whose performers left him "because the whole country was a circus" and a tarot reader with large gaps in her knowledge of the future
El secreto de sus ojos Dans ses yeux by Juan José Campanella ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Benjamin Esposito se plonge dans l'écriture d'un roman inspiré du meurtre d'une jeune femme sur lequel il a enquêté 25 ans plus tôt, au temps des heures les plus sombres de l'Argentine. Lui reviennent alors en mémoire un passé troublant, son obsession pour découvrir le coupable et son histoire d'amour inachevée avec sa supérieure hiérarchique. Mais on ne remue pas le passé impunément...."
Tangos, el exilio de Gardel ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the Parisian exile of a group of Argentinians
Old gringo Geronimo : an American legend ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old gringo: Harriet, a frustrated spinster flees her unrewarding life in America hoping to discover the passion in her soul. Ambrose Bierce, the Old Gringo, is a retired journalist and adventurer who wanders through the hostile desert seeking some meaning to the last years of his life. Arroyo, a fiery young general, is driven by both the Revolution and his desire for Harriet. Set in the spectacle of the Mexican Revolution, their lives become inexplicably drawn together as they face love, death and war
Caramuru a invenção do Brasil ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Portuguese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A spoof on Brazilian colonial history. After his caravel sinks, Portuguese map illustrator Diogo Álvares reaches the Brazilian coast. He is saved by the Indian chief Itaparica and his two daughters, Paraguaçu and Moema, who call him Caramuru. But the chance to return to Portugal arises, and Caramuru realizes that this happy love triangle cannot last
Sur Süden = Le sud ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mots-clés : absence ; couple ; prison ; séparation ; tango ; Argentine
O auto da compadecida ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Portuguese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the adventures of two friends, João Grilo and Chicó. Chicó spends his time getting into trouble and telling the most incredible things that happen to him, while João Grilo uses all of his energy to get them out of trouble and to just survive
El viaje by Fernando E Solanas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Spanish and German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this companion piece to Solanas' films Tangos and Sur, 17 yr. old Martin sets out an odyssey through Latin America to find his father, last heard of working as an anthropologist in Brazil. He hopes his journey will serve as an important rite of passage to resolve his search for his identity. He sets out by bicycle, wending his way from Tierra del Fuego to Peru, the Andes highlands, and then on to the Amazon, finally reaching the Brazilian gold mine where his father now works as a prospector. Along the epic journey, Martin experiences Latin American reality and myth, and witness the absurdities and contradictions which the director, Fernando Solanas, believes represent modern-day Argentina
Convivencia ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two single men in their late forties spend regular weekends in a semi-derelict house on the Paraná river delta near Buenos Aires. However, when a girl asks for shelter from a storm, both men are forced to re-evaluate their lives and their friendship
Von Liebe und Schatten ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tangos, l'exil de Gardel Tangos, the exile of Gardel by Fernando E Solanas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un gruppo di esiliati argentini a Parigi decide di organizzare uno spettacolo per combattere la nostalgia di casa e l'apatia. La rappresentazione, sulle note struggenti del tango, non andrà mai in scena, ma permetterà ai profughi di ritrovare un certo equilibrio, esorcizzando i fantasmi della dittatura e dei desaparecidos. (Farinotti)
El exilio de Gardel by Fernando E Solanas ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Maria, 20 years old and exiled to Paris for the last eight years. This film combines "comedy, tango, and tragedy."
De amor y de sombra Of love and shadows ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un relato estremecedor basado en un crimen político. Una ambiciosa reportera pasa los días entregada plenamente a su revista intentando así olvidar la realidad de lo que ocurre en su país. Pero, durante un reportaje en el que trabaja con un apasionado fotógrafo, son testigos de un espantoso crimen, por el que descubren la verdadera cara criminal y la brutalidad del régimen. A partir de entonces todo será una lucha por sus creencias e ideales. tienen que encontrar la verdad y denunciarla, enfrentarse a todo lo establecido... En medio de la anguista de un pueblo sometido al terror y bajo las circunstancias más desperadas, vivirán una incontenible atracción física, una pasión desbordante ... incluso cuando sus propias viadas están en peligro
Presos del olvido = Rosarigasinos ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tito and Castor are two thieves who have been in jail for 20 years. When they are set free, they discover that their old friends have forgotten them and the outside world is very different from the one they knew
La niña santa The holy girl = Sveto dekle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Spanish (46)
German (6)
Portuguese (5)
English (3)
Italian (2)
French (1)
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