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Medem, Julio 1958-

Overview
Works: 164 works in 583 publications in 6 languages and 3,550 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Allegories 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Editor, Performer, Scenarist, Other, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Julio Medem
Los amantes del Círculo Polar Lovers of the Arctic Circle by Julio Medem ( Visual )
67 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 674 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 )
53 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 483 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 )
38 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in Spanish and Basque and held by 316 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 dictate our fate
La ardilla roja by Julio Medem ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the verge of committing suicide after he loses his girl and has become a washed-up rock singer, Jota sees a motorcycle go over the side of a boardwalk. Going to investigate, he finds a young woman who has lost her memory. Jota convinces her that she has been living with him for several years and takes her to a camping site, The Red Squirrel, where he says they will become reacquainted. As her memory begins to return, events take an unexpected turn
Tierra ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 179 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
Tierra by Julio Medem ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dressed in blinding white, carrying a strange pack upon his back and a toxin-spewing wand, comes the exterminating Angel and his similarly clad army to the scorched, crimson earth of Aragon wine country to destroy the insects that give the wine its unique flavor. There Angel finds himself falling in love with a lonely wife, Angela, who only stays with her cheating husband for her daughter's sake
The red squirrel La ardilla roja ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 115 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. Then the two take a vacation to the Red Squirrel campsite. But there may be more to Lisa than meets the eye
La pelota vasca la piel contra la piedra = Euskal pilota : larrua harriaren kontra ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Spanish and Basque and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary about the Basque nationalist movement in Spain, consisting of 69 interviews interspersed with documentary footage and film excerpts
Room in Rome by Julio Medem ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 75 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"--Www.ifcfilms.com
La pelota vasca la piel contra la piedra = Euskal pelota : larrua harriaren kontra ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 65 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
La pelota vasca, la piel contra la piedra by Julio Medem ( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Spanish and Basque and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hola, estás sola? by Icíar Bollain ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 50 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
Caótica Ana by Julio Medem ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De 18-jarige kunstenares Ana verhuist van Ibiza naar Madrid waar ze visioenen krijgt van vorige levens
Vacas Cows ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 37 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 dictat our fate
Caótica Ana : guión cinematográfico by Julio Medem ( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La ardilla roja Red squirrel ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 31 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
Amantes del círculo polar Lovers of the Arctic Circle ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Passion in the desert (92 mins): A young army officer finds himself stranded in the Sahara where he stumbles upon mysterious ruins, home to a wild leopard. The man and the beast soon develop an inextricable bond, and the friendship that develops could threaten both their lives
Lucía y el sexo by Julio Medem ( Book )
7 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aspasia, amante de Atenas by Julio Medem ( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het levensverhaal van Aspasia van Milete in de vijfde eeuw voor Chr. in Griekenland
Mari en la tierra ; Tierra by Julio Medem ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Lafont, Julio Médem.
LaFont, Julio Medem, 1958-....
Lafont Sanjuán Mendzábal, Julio, 1958-
Medem, Julio
Medem, Julio, 1958-
Médem Lafont, Julio.
Medem Lafont, Julio 1958-
Mendzábal, Julio Lafont Mendzábal, 1958-
Sanjuán Mendzábal, Julio Lafont, 1958-
Languages
Spanish (314)
English (31)
German (12)
Basque (6)
Multiple languages (3)
French (2)
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