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Fidecine (Firm)

Overview
Works: 80 works in 188 publications in 2 languages and 7,765 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Melodrama  Comedy films  History  Crime films  Action and adventure films  Caper films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Producer, prn, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Fidecine (Firm)
La misma luna by Patricia Riggen( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Mexican boy travels to the U.S. to find his mother after his grandmother passes away
El violín = The violin by Francisco Vargas Quevedo( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rural Mexico, during the peasant revolts of the 1970s, Plutarco, his son Genaro and grandson Lucio lead double lives. On the one hand, they are simple country musicians, and on the other they actively support the peasant guerrilla movement against the oppressor government. When the army occupies the village, the rebels are forced to flee and leave their ammunition behind. Making the most of the fact that he looks like an inoffensive violinist, Plutarco has a plan: to recover the munitions hidden in his cornfield. His music enraptures the captain, but he still has to get his hands on the ammunition
Cinco días sin Nora = 5 days without Nora by Cecilia Suárez( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before dying, Nora devises a plan to make José, her ex-husband, take care of her funeral during the height of Passover celebration. But despite her meticulousness she misses something--the only flaw in the plan, a mysterious photograph left under the bed, which leads to unexpected outcomes that remind us that sometimes the greatest love stories are hidden in the smallest places. A heartwarming story of love, doubt, faith, and the importance of family
Miss Bala by Gerardo Naranjo( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An aspiring beauty queen finds herself in the wrong place at the worst possible time in this explosive crime thriller set amid Mexico's increasingly violent drug war. After witnessing a shooting in a nightclub, the young woman is kidnapped and forced to work for ruthless gangsters in order to keep her dreams, and her family, alive"--Container
Temporada de patos = Duck season by Fernando Eimbcke( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film takes you into one particular Sunday morning in the lives of two fourteen-year-old boys, Flama and Moko. Due to an electric power failure, they create their own adventures to overcome their boredom, with the help of their neighbor Rita and pizza delivery boy Ulises
Museo = Museum( Visual )

2 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in Spanish and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Well into their 30s, Juan Nunez and Benjamin Wilson still can't seem to finish veterinary school or leave their parents' homes. Instead, they wallow in comfortable limbo a suburb of Mexico City. On a fateful Christmas Eve, however, they decide it's finally time to distinguish themselves by executing the most infamous cultural artifacts heist in all of Mexican history, looting the country's iconic National Anthropology Museum in an act worthy of the Ocean's Eleven crew
El Jeremias = Jeremy by Franz Stoedtner( Visual )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in Spanish and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartwarming comedic film about family love and the hard choices that come with opportunity. Set in Sonora, Mexico, Jeremías, a bright misfit and pessimistic eight-year-old, finds out he is a gifted child and initiates a journey of self-discovery to find out what he wants to be when he grows up
Arráncame la vida( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basado en la exitosa novela de Ángeles Mastretta, la película retrata la historia de una mujer que se atrevió a romper el molde de su tiempo. Catalina (Ana Claudia Talancón) es una mujer de Puebla que se casa con Andrés Ascencio (Daniel Giménez Cacho), un simpático y poderoso, como una manera de salir de su pequeño mundo y esperando para vivir grandes experiencias. Ella pronto descubre que su vida ha sido encadenado a Andrés, y ella ha perdido su libertad. Catalina redescubrirá el amor con Carlos Vives (José María de Tavira), un joven que es la antítesis de Andrés
Días de gracia = Days of grace by Everardo Valerio Gout( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corruption, kidnapping and vigilante justice fuel this explosive debut by Mexican filmmaker Everardo Gout. Set in Mexico City during the 2002, 2006, and 2010 World Cup tournaments, three lives, impacted by kidnappings, intersect
La leyenda de la Nahuala = Legend of the Nahuala( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's the Day of the Dead in Mexico and Nando is captured by the Nahuala, an evil ancient spirit. Leo, his coward brother, will have to face his biggest fears if he wants to save Nando"--Container
Pastorela by Carlos Cobos( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chucho misses the deadline to reprise his role as the Devil in his church's annual play. What ensues is an epic battle that will blur the line between good and evil, as Chucho fights for a coveted role
Conejo en la luna by Jorge Ramirez-Suarez( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Antonio (Bruno Bichir) y su esposa Julie (Lorraine Pilkington) son una pareja común y corriente que de pronto se ve implicada, sin proponérselo, en el asesinato de un prominente político a manos de sus propios correligionarios. Incriminado por las propias autoridades, Antonio se ve obligado a huír del país mientras su familia es mantenida prisionera por el propio subprocurador de justicia, el peligroso Macedonio Ramírez (Jesús Ochoa), convirtiéndose así en una víctima más de esa corrupción que-del lavado de dinero a la fabricación de culpables-involucra a los más altos personajes de la política en México, políticos capaces de hacer cualquier cosa con tal de mantenerse en el poder ... un poder que tiene secuestrado al país entero."--Envase
Amar a morir = Love 'till death( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alejandro Viscaino es el unico heredero de un imperio bancario propiedad de su controlador padre Ricardo. Harto de la falsedad e hipocresia de la alta sociedad a la que pertenece, Alejandro comete un acto rebelde, que lo obliga a salir de la ciudad y buscar un sitio para escapar de realidad
Matando Cabos = Killing Cabos by Alejandro Lozano( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Matando cabos cuenta la divertida historia de dos jóvenes, Jaque y Mudo, quienes se ven envueltos en una noche de secuestros fallidos, un luchador retirado, un perico ruidoso, persecuciones épicas y un caníbal llamado Tony."--Envase
La zona by Rodrigo Plá( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alejandro lives in the centre of Mexico City in an enclosed, self-sufficient zone surrounded by ghettos and policed by a powerful private security force. As dawn breaks on his birthday, three teens from the adjacent poorer neighborhood break into one of The Zone's houses. In the confusion, an old lady is killed, but a young housemaid escapes and warns the security guards. The guards shoot two of the robbers, but the third escapes and remains hidden inside The Zone. The Zone's residents meet at Alejandro's family's house to discuss what to do. After a heated debate, they decide not to report the crime to the police and to hunt the burglars down themselves
Así del precipicio( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three female friends find themselves at life's crossroads. Money, sex, and marriage, it's not adding up like they thought it would. Each of them is plagued with extreme lack, extreme excess, or both. All are on the edge, and some will fall
American visa by Juan Carlos Valdivia( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mario Álvarez es un profesor de inglés que envía a su hijo a estudiar a los Estados Unidos. Años después, decide reunirse con el, sin embargo sus planes se frustran cuando su visa Americana es rechazada. Desesperado por reunirse con su hijo, Mario hará cualquier cosa para llegar a Gringolandia. En medio de sus hazañas, conoce a Blanca, una bella y alegra bailarina exótica quien le cuestionará si la felicidad esta en el amor o en realizar el sueño Americano"--Container
Un día sin mexicanos by Yareli Arizmendi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thick fog surrounds California's borders, communication beyond state lines is cut off, and the Mexicans disappear: workers, spouses, and business owners are missing. Cars are abandoned in the street, food is left cooking on the stove. We meet the wife of a musician who's gone, a state Senator whose maid doesn't show up for work, and a farm owner whose produce is ripe and unpicked. A scientist asks any Mexicans who haven't disappeared to volunteer for genetic experiments. A female newscaster and the daughter of the musician may be the only missing links around. Why them? And where have all the Mexicans gone?
7 días( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man decides to gamble a large sum of money to raise an even bigger sum--he wants to bring the world's biggest band, U2, to Mexico to play a concert
Rosario Tijeras by Emilio Maillé( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of two friends who one day meet a hitwoman named Rosario Tijeras. Moved by hatred against all those who betrayed her, Rosario makes violence her style of life. Nevertheless, the three friends soon lose themselves in a distressing love triangle where they confuse the pain of love with the pain of death
 
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Temporada de patos = Duck season
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Un día sin mexicanos7 días
Alternative Names
Fidecine-México (Firm)

Fondo de Inversión y Estímulos al Cine Mexicano

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