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Perugorría, Jorge

Works: 122 works in 456 publications in 5 languages and 6,200 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Interviews  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Love stories 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Author, Other, Interviewee, Creator, Contributor, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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 )

42 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in Spanish and No Linguistic content and held by 1,195 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 )

45 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un cortejo fúnebre atraviesa la isla. Un nuevo sistema de traslado de difuntos se ha puesto en marcha. La caravana, formada por un funcionario, su esposa y el eterno enamorado de la difunta acompañan el féretro en el viaje desde Guantánamo a La Habana
Che by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

6 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 647 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
Lista de espera Waiting list by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Spanish and German and held by 408 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
Cosas que dejé en La Habana Things I left in Havana by Manuel Gutiérrez Aragón( Visual )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 384 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
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
Life according to Muriel( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrated by Laura's daughter Muriel, this movie is the story of two women, Laura and Mirta, and their daughters as they try to find happiness in their lives. The two women are thrown together by circumstances and despite the great differences in their approaches to life, work at transforming disappointments and misforunes of life into personal victories
Great day in Havana( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 174 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 171 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
Caribe( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 154 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
Doña Barbara( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La acción transcurre en 1850, momento en el que Santos Luzardo retorna a su pueblo natal tras haber pasado unos años estudiando derecho en la ciudad. Allí tendrá que hacer frente a las disputas por unas tierras y al amor de dos mujeres: la joven Marisela y su madre, Doña Bárbara, una ambiciosa y seductora mujer
Cuando vuelvas a mi lado By my side again( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 146 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
Oedipo alcalde Oedipus mayor( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 135 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 )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 134 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
Fresa y chocolate by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La historia de David y Diego es la historia de dos seres humanos en busca de un ámbito en el cual ser. El primero estudiante de ciencias sociales en la Universidad de la Habana, el segundo, un homosexual que vive por y para exaltar la Cultura Cubana"--Container
Afinidades( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 75 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 57 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
Life according to Muriel [La vida segun Muriel]( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esta es la historia de dos mujeres pues intentan encontrar felicidad en sus vidas
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
Erdbeer & Schokolade( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Havanna in den 90er Jahren: In einem Eiscafe trifft der systemkritische Künstler Diego auf den naiven Studenten David. Während der schwule Diego darauf hofft, den schönen Jung-kommunisten ins Bett zu bekommen, wittert der linientreue David die Chance, einen Staats-feind zu entlarven. Zwischen den beiden entwickeln sich leidenschaftliche Debatten über persönliche und politische Freiheiten. Unter Diegos Einfluss beginnt Davids Idealbild vom System zu bröckeln. Bald verbindet die beiden eine tiefe Freundschaft, so dasss die ursprünglichen Ziele - Verführung auf der einen, Bespitzelung auf der anderen Seite - völlig an Bedeutung verlieren. Doch dann erhält Diego Berufsverbot (Quelle: Stauffacher)
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Perugorría Rodríguez, Jorge.

Perugorría Rodríguez, Jorge 1965-


Pichi 1965-

Rodríguez, Jorge Perugorría.

Rodríguez, Jorge Perugorría 1965-

Life according to Muriel