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Medem, Julio 1958-

Works: 122 works in 771 publications in 10 languages and 4,441 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romance films  History  Documentary films  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Erotic films  Anthology films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Editor, Restager , Performer, Film editor, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Julio Medem
Los amantes del Círculo Polar = Lovers of the Arctic Circle by Julio Medem( Visual )

120 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lovers of the Arctic Circle charts the remarkable destinies of Ana and Otto, childhood friends whose fates intersect over the years, leading to a stunning conclusion in which destiny and romance collide. A beautiful and haunting love story in the tradition of Amelia and Run Lola Run, this groundbreaking film from director Julio Medem finally arrives on DVD to enchant and delight anyone who believes in the power of love
Lucía y el sexo = Sex and Lucia by Julio Medem( Visual )

72 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the loss of her long-time boyfriend, Lucía seeks refuge on a quiet Mediterranean island where she meets a new man and begins to discover the dark secrets of her past relationship
Vacas by Julio Medem( Visual )

82 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A saga spanning over half a century of the twisted goings on between families in Northern Spain. From the Carlist Wars of 1875 to the Spanish Civil War in the thirties, the fathers, sons and grandsons are locked in an absurdly stubborn and emotionally exhausting conflict. Sometimes there seems to be no escape from how family ties dictates our fate
La ardilla roja by Julio Medem( Visual )

77 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jota, a troubled former pop star is the sole witness to the crash of a motorcycle ridden by a young woman. After learning of the woman's amnesia Jota pretends to be her lover, naming her Lisa and creating a fictitious life for her. When "Lisa" has recovered physically, Jota takes her on vacation to a campground called "The Red Squirrel."
Tierra by Julio Medem( Visual )

67 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Called to fumigate the land after a plague of woodlice imparts a distinctive, earthy taste to the wine, Angel tries vainly to keep body and soul together even as he falls in love with demure, unhappily married Angela and in lust with the highly sexed Mari: women reflective of his own split personality. Is he insane-- or is he really connected to the cosmos?"--Container
La pelota vasca la piel contra la piedra = Euskal pelota : larrua harriaren kontra by Julio Medem( Visual )

54 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about the Basque nationalist movement in Spain, with at least seventy juxtaposed interviews interspersed with documentary footage and clips from other films on the topic ; the sport of jai alai serves a visual metaphor for the conflict
Room in Rome by Julio Medem( Visual )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a hotel room in the center of Rome, two young women who have just met go on a physical journey which will touch their souls"
Caótica Ana by Julio Medem( Visual )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ana leads a sheltered existence with her father on Ibiza until a mysterious philanthropist stumbles on Ana's artwork and invites her to Madrid to develop her skills as a painter. There Ana meets Said, a Berber refugee, and suddenly their passionate relationship leads to the discovery of other past lives that Ana appears to have had. As these are peeled away Ana begins to question who she is and her journey takes her across eras and continents on a voyage that goes far beyond self-discovery."--Container of a different pressing
Hola, estás sola? by Icíar Bollain( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Niña is a 20 year-old woman from Valladolid who lives with her divorced father, an authoritarian and conservative man. Trini is of the same age and has lost her mother. For Niña and Trini, Valladolid and their families have nothing to offer, so they go on an adventurous voyage to the Costa del Sol in the south of Spain
La pelota vasca, la piel contra la piedra by Julio Medem( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

7 días en La Habana by Benicio del Toro( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and French and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven directors offer their visions of contemporary Cuba in seven vignettes set in Havana
Lucía y el sexo by Julio Medem( Book )

11 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caótica Ana : guión cinematográfico by Julio Medem( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guión cinematográfico de Julio Medem, que incluye un prólogo, "Binomios", escrito por el director y varias fotografías del film protagonizado por Manuela Vellés
Mari en la tierra ; Tierra by Julio Medem( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aspasia, amante de Atenas by Julio Medem( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het levensverhaal van Aspasia van Milete in de vijfde eeuw voor Chr. in Griekenland
Lucia und der Sex( Visual )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucia ist eine junge Kellnerin in einem Madrider Restaurant. Nachdem sie meint, ihren Freund, den Schriftsteller Lorenzo verloren zu haben, sucht sie Zuflucht und Ruhe auf einer abgelegenen Insel im Mittelmeer. Von frischer Luft und brennender Sonne umgeben beginnt sie die dunklen Seiten ihrer just vergangenen Beziehung zu entdecken. Als wären sie Passagen eines Romans, die der Autor, Lorenzo, sie aus der Ferne zu Lesen auffordert. Lucia y el sexo ist ein elegantes Verwirrstück um Schein und Sein, um Dichtung und Wahrheit. Es geht aber auch um handfeste Dinge wie Liebe und Sex, Leben und Tod. Die prickelnde Zelebrierung der sinnlichen und fleischlichen Freuden inmitten einer üppigen und farbenprächtigen Inselwelt ist durchflutet von der mediterranen Sonne. Nicht von ungefähr war Lucia y el sexo in Spanien der Sommerhit der Kinosaison 2001
7 days in Havana( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set over seven days and featuring films from seven renowned directors, this film will transport you to the bars, harbours and beaches of Havana, offering a tantalising behind-the-scenes insight into Cuban life.--Container
Basque ball( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about the Basque nationalist movement in Spain
1% esquizofrenia by Ione Hernández( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Testimony of schizophrenia patients, their families, and experts about the disease and its effects. Discussion includes topics such as effects on families, fear, anger, medical treatment, and psychotherapy
Sex & cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Multiple languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Julio Medem cinéaste

Julio Médem regista, sceneggiatore e scrittore spagnolo

Julio Médem Spaans filmregisseur

Julio Médem spanischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Julio Médem Spanish film director and screenwriter

Lafont, Julio Médem.

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Lafont Sanjuán Mendzábal, Julio 1958-

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Médem Lafont, Julio.

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Mendzábal, Julio Lafont Mendzábal 1958-

Sanjuán Mendzábal, Julio Lafont 1958-

Медем, Хулио

Хуліо Медем

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