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Perugorría, Jorge

Overview
Works: 123 works in 475 publications in 5 languages and 6,264 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Interviews  Comedy films  Biographical films  Historical films  Love stories  War films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Author, Other, Contributor, Interviewee, Creator, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 1,184 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 lifestyle and a friendship forms between them
Guantanamera by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea( Visual )

47 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,005 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 670 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 )

30 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Spanish and German and held by 429 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 387 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 185 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 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
Cuando vuelvas a mi lado By my side again by Gracia Querejeta( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three estranged sisters meet again on the death of their mother. In spite of not having said a word for the past thirty years, she has left specific instructions to be carried out after her death. Her ashes are to delivered to her best friend, a childhood companion, and the girls' fugitive father. To fulfill her wishes the three women must leave the urban cocoon of Madrid for the remote hinterland of Galicia, their childhood home
Hormigas en la boca( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 167 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 166 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 )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 152 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
Miel para Oshún Honey for Oshun( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 137 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 )

22 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 135 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. Uno se abre al complejo mundo de las relaciones interpersonales. El otro lucha por ser reconocido y no discriminado por sus preferencias sexuales."--Envase
Oedipo alcalde Oedipus mayor( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A local mayor is sent to a small town in the Andes to negotiate peace with the guerrilla revolutionaries, while there a romance begins with a widow of a war lord. This heralds the young man's downfall
Afinidades( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ante el vac̕o y la falta de explicación racional de muchos de los problemas del mundo contempor̀neo, a veces parece que la énica salida de refugiarse en los instintos-- y los instintos nos conducen al sexo. Al menos esta es la salida que encuentran los protagonistas de esta historia como v̕a para conjurar la impotencia y reafirmar sus personalidades laceradas por la soledad. Pero el resultado es ef̕mero y el intento tiene consecuencias imprevisibles
Honey for Oshun( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 55 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, on a wild road trip
La mala( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 46 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
Life according to Muriel [La vida segun Muriel]( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 45 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
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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Jorge Perugorra Cuban actor

Jorge Perugorra kubanischer Schauspieler

Perugorra Rodrguez, Jorge.

Perugorra Rodrguez, Jorge 1965-

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Rodrguez, Jorge Perugorra.

Rodrguez, Jorge Perugorra 1965-

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Life according to Muriel