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Medina, Ofelia

Overview
Works: 57 works in 146 publications in 3 languages and 1,874 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Biography  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ofelia Medina
 
Most widely held works by Ofelia Medina
Innocent voices by Leonor Varela( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In war torn 1980's El Salvador, Chava, an eleven-year-old boy, suddenly becomes the 'man of the house' in a time when the government's army is forcibly recruiting children for civil war. As his single mother fights to protect her children, their village becomes both playground and battlefield. This is about life, love, the hope of peace, and the ennobling power of the human spirit. Based on a true story
Frida, naturaleza viva by Paul Leduc( Visual )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narra la vida de Frida Kahlo, la pintora mexicana más admirada en el mundo
La leyenda de la Nahuala = Legend of the Nahuala( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the Day of the Dead in Mexico and Nando is captured by the Nahuala, an evil ancient spirit. Leo, his coward brother, will have to face his biggest fears if he wants to save Nando
Frida by Paul Leduc Rosenzweig( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in Spanish and German and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatized re-creation of the life of Frida Kahlo, Mexican artist, feminist and revolutionary
Frida, naturaleza viva by Paul R Leduc( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her deathbed, artist Frida Kahlo conjures up images and memories of her life as a painter, revolutionary and woman of the world
Las buenas hierbas( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a relationship between an adult daughter and her mother who is suffering from Alzheimer's disease
I love Miami( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Para algunos es un Dios, para otros el mismisimo Demonio. El polemico Fidel Castro es desmitificado en una tragicomedia en donde, victima de un atentado interno, sobrevive a un naufragio llegando ironicamente a las costa de Miami como uno as de tantos balseros."--Container
Frida : naturaleza vida by Paul Leduc( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Latin American woman artist, political activist and feminist, Frida Kohlo
Agua con sal by Pedro Pérez Rosado( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Cuban named Olga arrives in Spain with a scholarship convinced that she has landed the chance of a lifetime. Deciding to stay, she eventually becomes an illegal immigrant, suffering the brunt of marginalisation and, unable to return home, having to get by as she can. Mari Jo is a young girl from a poor Valencian suburb, born into a family with nothing but problems. Fate has marked her life as she too becomes an outcast. Both end up working illegally in a furniture factory where they earn three times less than the minimum legal salary
The big fix( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One-time radical Moses Wine is now a private eye-- he gets involved with politics, personal revenge and murder while trying to cope with his kids and his ex-wife
El cambio( Visual )

4 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young middle class professionals, a photographer and a painter, fed up with their work and the daily grind, move to the coast where they set up a cabaña and reunite with their girl friends. However, even here they are unable to escape injustice, oppression and industrial pollution. A portrait of the Post '68 generation and its idealism and disenchantment
Gertrudis( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film ... is about the life and work of Gertrudis Bocanegra, a young Michoacán creole who lived during the period of the Mexican War of Independence. The daughter of a prosperous Spanish merchant, Gertrudis was in contact with the top bourgeois and the military. But thanks to her P'urhépecha nanny, she learns the language and becomes conscious of the injustices against the indigenous people. Through a friend, she meets the priest Miguel Hidalgo and this encounter defines her destiny. She joins the independence struggle"--Morelia International Film Festival web site
Uno y medio contra el mundo( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing the scene of his crime, a professional thief meets a young boy who teaches him to live honestly. He later finds that the boy is actually a girl who stands to inherit millions
Club eutanasia( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the director cuts the food and medical rations of their retirement home, four clever men start a secret society known as the Euthanasia Club. Their mission is to murder their fellow residents in order to have more food and better medical attention
Voces inocentes basada en una historia real = Glas nedolžnih : po resničnih dogodkih( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Al más allá( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film crew investigates the story of three fisherman who came upon a package of cocaine off the coast of Quintana Roo. This fictionalized story of a true incident explores the documentary genre and the affect of globalization on local culture. Avec Ofelia Medina, Kyle Kibbe, Jose Araujo, Karim Scarlata, Antonio Scarlata and Adele Kibbe
3 peliculas de pura comedia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La rebelion de las hijas: A story about strict parents trying to find husbands for their daughters
4-film pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sprung (1996, 108 min.): "Love is blind, but for it to work for Clyde and Montel it may have to be deaf and dumb as well. Clyde, the self styled "player" and Montel, sensitive by inept, embark on a hilarious journey from home to heaven that takes a detour through jail, deceit, the sheets, heart beats, hair, flare and jockey underwear. Even for the most seasoned of players, getting "Sprung" can happen when they get played and love blossoms despite all efforts to avoid it"--Container
Un muro de silencio( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British film director, visiting Buenos Aires in 1990 to make a feature film about the repressive regime of the mid-70's, discovers that many Argentinians prefer to forget about their recent past. The drama switches back and forth in time and between a film within the film and the actual lives of its protagonists
El Aguila descalza( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En un barrio pobre de la ciudad de México, un joven decide hacerse el defenser secreto de los oprimidos. In a poor neighborhood in Mexico City, a young man decides to be the secret defender of the oppressed
 
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Medina Torres, Ofelia

Ofelia Medina actrice mexicaine

Ofelia Medina actrice uit Mexico

Ofelia Medina actriu mexicana

Ofelia Medina actriz mexicana

Ofelia Medina attrice e sceneggiatrice messicana

Ofelia Medina Mexican actor

Ofelia Medina Mexican actress

Ofelia Medina mexikanische Schauspielerin

Torres, Ofelia Medina

Офелия Медина

اوفلیا مدینا

أوفيليا ميدينا ممثلة مكسيكية

오펠리아 메디나

奧菲莉亞·梅迪納

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