WorldCat Identities

Granados, Daisy

Overview
Works: 64 works in 209 publications in 3 languages and 2,995 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Romance films  War films  Romantic comedy films  Nonfiction films  Social problem films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Daisy Granados
Memorias del subdesarrollo Memories of underdevelopment by Toms Gutirrez Alea( Visual )

45 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of Cuban society before and after the revolution as seen through the eyes of a man who is a bourgeois property-owner and self-styled writer. He is a Europeanized Cuban intellectual, too idealistic (or lazy) to leave for Miami, but too decacent to fit into Cuban society under the Castro regime. He examines his life and values in a new social and political milieu
Cosas que dejé en La Habana Things I left in Havana by Manuel Gutirrez Aragn( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young, charming and beautiful sisters leave Cuba in search for the good life in Spain. Once in Madrid, they move in with their aunt who owns a sweatshop that makes fur coats. Since they lack work permits, their aunt plans to marry them off to suit her own interests. But a friend of their aunt's decides to protect the girls from these manipulations. That is until the friend and one of the sisters ends up falling in love with the same man
Retrato de Teresa Portrait of Teresa by Pastor Vega( Visual )

16 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teresa is a housewife and mother whose involvement in political and cultural groups incurs the displeasure of her husband
Nada +( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lighthearted story of a Cuban postal worker and how she copes with her dreary life
Un señor muy viejo con unas alas enormes A very old man with enormous wings( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parmi les ruines laissées par un cyclone en Colombie, atterrit un vieil homme avec des ailes énormes. Cette anatomie quasi miraculeuse attire les curieux et les dévots du monde entier. Muet et hirsute, cette "créature" fantastique est logée dans un poulailler alors que ses hôtes et visiteurs curieux attendent son message angélique, qui se révèlera une bénédiction douteuse
Cecilia by Humberto Sols( Visual )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1830 Cuba, the son of a rich colonial family falls in love with a proud, beautiful, but poor mulatto girl. His father, however, wants him to marry a woman from his own social class
Un paraíso bajo las estrellas by Gerardo Chijona( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The lovers, Sissy and Sergio, are victims of their parents turbulent past as they become entangled in a love story filled with misfortune and serendipity. Sissy is the rebellious daughter of an ex-Tropicana singer who aspires to perform at the club against her father's wishes. Sergio, her handsome lover, might also be her brother, which is a problem until she discovers photographs of him in the arms of another woman."--Container
The Cuban masterworks collection Obras maestras del cine cubano( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un hombre de éxito (A successful man): Cuba's history before the Revolution is chronicled through the story of two brothers, one a revolutionary man of action, the other an unscrupulous politician trying to steer a treacherous middle path between opposing political ideas
Memories of underdevelopment( Visual )

9 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of Cuban society before and after the revolution as seen through the eyes of a man who is a landlord and self-styled writer
Un Hombre de éxito A successful man by Humberto Sols( Visual )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuba's history before the Revolution is chronicled through the story of two brothers, one a revolutionary man of action, the other an unscrupulous politician trying to steer a treacherous middle path between opposing political ideas
90 millas( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotive story that touches the heart! A Cuban Family leaves the island on a homemade rubber dingy and decides to breavely cross the dangerous stretch from Cuba to Florida in search of freedom. This is a beautiful illustration of a family's struggle to survive
A very old man with enormous wings( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amid the debris of a Columbian cyclone lands a man whose seemingly miraculous anatomy attracts the curious and devout from around the world. Silent and disheveled, this fantastical "creature" is housed in a chicken coop as onlookers wait for his heavenly message which turns out to be a very mixed blessing. In Spanish with English subtitles
Demasiado miedo a la vida, o, Plaff Too afraid of life, or Splat!( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comedic film gives a nonconformist view about everything. The heroine is constantly attacked by a mysterious hand that throws eggs at her house. Limited by her prejudices and fears and incapable of finding a way out of her internal conflicts, she comes to a tragic and unexpected end. Apparently a comedy, Tabío also shows and criticizes real characters and situations of contemporary Cuban society
A Successful man un hombre de exito( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuba's history before the Revolution is chronicled through the story of two brothers, one a revolutionary man of action, the other an unscrupulous politician trying to steer a treacherous middle path between opposing political ideas
Las profecías de Amanda( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film is based on a real life story. It depicts Amanda, a simple and popular figure who since childhood has the gift of seeing the present, the past, and future of people she knows and others she has never seen before. Her gift provokes the interest, but also the fear of psychologists, journalists, friends, and relatives. All are amazed by Amanda's exceptional paranormal experiences. These experiences are considered "normal" within the Caribbean religious environment, but would be seen as an example of magic realism from outside the area
Un Señor muy viejo con unas alas enormes A very old man with enormous wing[s]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amid the debris of a Columbian cyclone lands a man whose seemingly miraculous anatomy attracts the curious and devout from around the world. Silent and disheveled, this fantastical "creature" is housed in a chicken coop as onlookers wait for his heavenly message which turns out to be a very mixed blessing
Plaf, o, Demasiado miedo a la vida by Juan Carlos Tabo( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A religious and superstitious middle-aged woman falls in love with a taxi driver while trying to learn the identity of the mysterious person tossing eggs at her
El elefante y la bicicleta( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1925 un ex-presidiario regresa a su tierra natal, la pequeña Isla de La Fe, con un proyector de películas mudas y una copia de Robin Hood. Pero con la revolución tramandose, la pelicula se transforma en un drama en que ellos, los desvalidos, se sublevan contra los capitalistas, representados por los terratenientes impopulares de la isla
Things I left in Havana Cosas que dejé en La Habana( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young, charming and beautiful sisters leave Cuba in search for the good life in Spain. Once in Madrid, they move in with their aunt who owns a sweatshop that makes fur coats. Since they lack work permits, their aunt plans to marry them off to suit her own interests. But a friend of their aunt's decides to protect the girls from these manipulations. That is until the friend and one of the sisters ends up falling in love with the same man
Demasiado miedo a la vida, o, Plaff!( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nonconformist view about everything. The heroine is constantly attacked by a mysterious hand that throws eggs at her house. Limited by her prejudices and fears and incapable of finding a way out of her internal conflicts, she comes to a tragic and unexpected end
 
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Alternative Names
DAISY GRANADOS

Daisy Granados Cuban actress

Daisy Granados cubansk skuespiller

Daisy Granados kubanische Schauspielerin

Daisy Granados kubansk skdespelare

Daisy Granados kubansk skodespelar

Daisy Granados kubansk skuespiller

Granado, Daysi 1942-

Granados, Daysi

Granados, Daysi 1942-

Дейси Гранадос

ديزي جرانادوس

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