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Perugorría, Jorge

Overview
Works: 118 works in 435 publications in 5 languages and 6,171 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Interviews  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Other, Contributor, Interviewee, Creator, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jorge Perugorría
 
Most widely held works by Jorge Perugorría
Fresa y chocolate Strawberry and chocolate by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David, a student at Havana University, is devastated when his girlfriend marries someone else. When he meets a gay artist, Diego, he is drawn to his cultured lifestye and a friendship forms between them
Guantanamera by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bureaucrat gets the opportunity to test his scheme for transporting dead bodies around the island when his aunt dies [c.f. Halliwell's]
Che by Steven Soderbergh ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of the man who overthrew a dictatorship and became a revolutionary before his life was ended. Includes both Che Part One: The Argentine and Part Two: Guerrilla and bonus features
Cosas que dejé en La Habana Things I left in Havana ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 343 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
Lista de espera Waiting list ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rundown bus station in rural Cuba becomes the backdrop for romance and miracles in Juan Carlos Tabio's blend of magical realism and social commentary
Barrio Cuba ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at life and everyday struggles in Havana through three main stories -- when a woman dies in childbirth, the new father runs away; a lonely woman is courted by an older man, but can't forget her first love; a couple's relationship crumbles when they can't conceive a child
Fresa y chocolate by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea ( Visual )
49 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This Cuban film details the unusual relationship between the flamboyant, educated Diego (Jorge Perugorría) and the young, homophobic, pro-Revolution David (Vladimir Cruz). Miserable at being dumped by his girlfriend, David at first spurns the attentions of Diego; however, at the prompting of his Communist roommate, Miguel (Francisco Gattorno), he cultivates an acquaintanceship with Diego in order to investigate his liberal leanings. Of course, Diego's cultured ways prove fascinating to the younger man and a true friendship grows. Add the slightly crazy neighbor Nancy (Mirta Ibarra), who frequently attempts suicide, as romantic fodder for David, and this playful drama becomes a heartwarming film
Life according to Muriel ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Esta es la historia de dos mujeres pues intentan encontrar felicidad en sus vidas
Great day in Havana ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A vibrant celebration of artists and musicians in Cuba's capital. Musicians, painters, sculptors, writers, and filmmakers reveal and reflect on Cuba's precarious political climate, its African heritage, the ironies of tourism, and how to live with dignity in the face of the United States embargo"--Container
Hormigas en la boca ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After ten years in a Barcelona prison, Martin travels to Havana to search for his beautiful girlfriend. She was the only one of his gang of bank robbers to get away. She also got away with the loot
Doña Bárbara by Betty Kaplan ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doña Bárbara, feared for her witchcraft, becomes involved in a land dispute with Santos Luzardo, a lawyer who has come to take charge of his property. Both she and her daughter fall in love with the lawyer in this film reflecting the conflict between civilization and primitivism
Cuando vuelvas a mi lado By my side again by Gracia Querejeta ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three estranged sisters meet up after the death of their mother to carry out her last wishes. She requested that her ashes be divided and given to three different people, one of which is their father who mysteriously disappeared in the 1960's
Caribe ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With unspoiled tropical beaches, a seductive lover, and a passion like none he has ever before experienced, Vicente is being torn apart. An American oil company threatens to destroy him unless he betrays the country, and people he loves
Oedipo alcalde Oedipus mayor ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A local mayor is sent to a small town in the Andes to negotiate peace amongst guerrilla revolutionaries, paramilitary groups, peasants, and the Colombian army. While there he begins a torrid romance with the widow of a war lord, with tragic consequences
Miel para Oshún Honey for Oshun ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feature film from Cuba. When his father dies, a Cuban man raised in the United States learns that he was not abandoned by his mother but taken illegally out of Cuba. He returns to Cuba to search for her, helped by his cousin and a taxi driver
Lista de espera by Juan Carlos Tabío ( Visual )
26 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A diverse group of Cubans pass the time while stranded in a remote bus station. Emilio tries to win the affections of the beautiful Jacqueline, and the other passengers decide to use their time to change the bus terminal from a decrepit and rundown station to a destination worth visiting
Afinidades ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two co-workers take their wives for a weekend getaway that turns into a web of manipulation, deception and infidelity. Faced with emptiness and a lack of answers for many problems, sometimes it seems like the only escape is to take refuge in the instincts. Instincts that drive us to keep oneself alive, to manipulate others and to reaffirm an existence lacerated by loneliness. But the result is fleeting, and the attempt has unpredictable consequences
Honey for Oshun ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cuando muere su padre, un cubano criado en los Estados Unidos descubre que no fue abandonado por su madre ; su padre le llevó de Cuba ilegalmente. Regresa a Cuba para buscarla a su madre con la ayuda de su prima y un taxista
Cosas que dejé en La Habana by Manuel Gutiérrez Aragón ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in Spanish and German and held by 52 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
La mala ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A young Cuban singer is willing to take any measures in order to be successful in the music industry and leave her hometown, where she feels her life has been set out to get married, gain weight and have children. Guided by her strong temperament and inspired in la Lupe, the glorious Cuban singer, she rebels against her own family to find her true destiny."--Container
 
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Perugorría Rodríguez, Jorge.
Perugorría Rodríguez, Jorge 1965-
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Pichi 1965-
Rodríguez, Jorge Perugorría.
Rodríguez, Jorge Perugorría 1965-
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