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Herrero, Gerardo

Works: 189 works in 680 publications in 6 languages and 10,695 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Historical films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  War films  Road films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, Author of screenplay, Author, Director, Performer, Editor, fmd, Restager , Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Gerardo Herrero
Most widely held works by Gerardo Herrero
El secreto de sus ojos = Secret in their eyes by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

22 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Spanish and German and held by 1,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently retired criminal court investigator Benjamin, decides to write a novel based on an unresolved rape and murder case, which still haunts him. Ben shares his plans with Irene, a judge and former colleague he has secretly been in love with for years. But Benjamin's search for the truth puts him at the center of a judicial nightmare, as the mystery of the heinous crime continues to unfold in the present, and tests the limits of a man who seeks justice and personal fulfillment at last
Machuca by Andrés Wood( Visual )

30 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explores Chile's bloody 1973 coup through the coming-of-age story of a pair of 12-year-old boys. From opposite extremes of society, Gonzalo and Pedro form an unlikely friendship as politics rip their world apart"
Guantanamera by Tomás Gutiérrez Alea( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this romantic comedy from the directors of Strawberry and Chocolate, Yoyita, now a world-famous diva, returns to her home town of Guantanamo for an elegant reception and a surprise reunion with her once beloved, Candido. Overjoyed with the rekindled memories of her first love, Yoyita's elated heart fizzles while in Candido's embrace. Joining Yoyita's funeral procession back to Havana are her sexy niece Gina, a former professor blacklisted for political nonconformity, and her husband Adolfo, a tasteless government official in charge of the funeral proceedings. As the cortège wends westward across Cuba, its path keeps crossing that of Mariano, a gallant truck driver who once had a crush on Gina and whose recurring presence crystallizes her doubts about her marriage." -- Back of container
El hijo de la novia = The son of the bride by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rafael piensa que las cosas deberían irle mejor: dedica 24 horas al día a su restaurante, está divorciado, ve muy poco a su hija, no tiene amigos y elude comprometerse con su novia. Además, desde hace mucho tiempo no visita a su madre, internada en un geriátrico porque sufre el mal de Alzheimer. Una serie de acontecimientos inesperados le obligan a replantearse su vida. Entre ellos, la intención que tiene su padre de cumplir el viejo sueño de su madre: casarse por la Iglesia
The Oxford murders by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman is murdered in Oxford. Her body is discovered by two men who meet for the first time at that moment: Arthur Seldom, a prestigious professor of logic, and Martin, a young graduate student who has just arrived at the University hoping to study with Seldom. It quickly becomes clear that this is the first in a series of murders, all of which are announced by the murderer with strange mathematical symbols. Professor and student join forces to try and crack the code
El aura = The aura by Fabián Bielinsky( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Espinoza is a taxidermist marked with strange qualities--a photographic memory and random fits of epilepsy. To escape his lonely everyday life, he spends his time lost in fantasy about the perfect heist. When a fatal hunting accident presents a golden opportunity, he takes the chance to put his plot into action. But living in a world of real violence might bring a lethal dose of reality to Espinoza--and the beautiful young woman he's brought into his plan. Now he must decide if criminal perfection is worth the ultimate price."--Container
Lista de espera = Waiting list by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 368 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 )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having left Havana for Madrid, three Cuban sisters find their aunt and a man who tries to seduce and exploit them
Lugares comunes = Common ground by Adolfo Aristarain( Visual )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fernando, a respected university professor, and Lili, his devoted wife, have lived happily together in Buenos Aires for many years. Without warning, they find their comfortable life threatened when Fernando is forced into early retirement as a result of Argentina's economic crisis. Facing an uncertain future, the couple relocates to the countryside where they bravely set out on a new chapter of their lives
Balada triste de trompeta = The last circus by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sad Clown Javier finds work in a circus and befriends a cast of characters, including brutish Happy Clown Sergio, who humiliates Javier daily in the name of entertainment. He also meets Natalia, a gorgeous acrobat and abused wife of Sergio. Javier falls deeply in love with her and tries to rescue her from her cruel, violent husband, unleashing Sergio's jealousy. With neither man willing to back down, the twisted love triangle evolves into a ferocious battle that reaches unbelievable heights
Martín (Hache) by Adolfo Aristarain( Visual )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martín "H" (for "hijo" [son in Spanish] thus his nickname, "hache" [Spanish for the letter "h"] or "Junior" in English) suffers an overdose after his girlfriend breaks up with him. Hache is directionless and difficult, so his mother sends him to live with his father, an Argentine expat who lives in Madrid. Martín tries to reach out to his son, but it soon becomes clear that Hache needs to leave his father's place and make his own way
La Boca del lobo = The lion's den by Francisco Lombardi( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of a bloody encounter between the Peruvian Army and the Maoist Shining Path in Chuspi, a small isolated village in the Andes
El método = The method by Marcelo Piñeyro( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven people are called for a job interview. They all take part in a psychological test known as the Gronholm Method, a series of questions, scenarios and bizarre test questions. People begin to take things personally as the competition becomes more intense
Sin noticias de dios = Don't tempt me( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heaven has sent it's best, and the devil has enlisted his worst to do battle for ultimate supremacy. The winner is to be decided by whoever can secure the soul of a short-tempered, punch-drunk boxer on Earth. These sexy angels pull no punches. They use their brains, wiles and of course, sex appeal. Damnation has never been this suductive, and seduction never more heavenly. This boxer is not going to know what hit him, after all, he is only human!
Nico and Dani : ("Krámpack")( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Spanish coming of age story focusing on the antics of two 17 year olds, who have a posh beach house almost all to themselves one summer. This is also a summer of sexual awakenings
Un cuento chino by Sebastián Borensztein( Visual )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Buenos Aires, the bitter and methodic Roberto is a lonely man and the owner of a hardware store. Roberto collects bizarre worldwide news in an album as a hobby and his acquaintance Mari has an unrequited love for him, but Roberto is always evasive. One day, Roberto sees a Chinese named Jun being expelled from a taxi while he is watching the landing of airplanes in the airport and he helps the man to stand up. Jun does not speak Spanish and shows a tattoo with an address on his arm. Roberto heads to the spot with Jun and discover that the place belonged to Jun's uncle that sold it three and half years ago. Roberto goes with Jun to the police station, to the China's embassy and to a Chinese neighborhood to seek out his uncle but it is a fruitless search. Roberto lodges Jun in his house and after a series of incidents, he finds a delivery boy to translate Jun and he learns the dramatic story of his life."--IMDb
La vida que te espera by Manuel Gutiérrez Aragón( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una vaca lechera es la causa de una disputa entre dos vecinos que termina con la muerte de Severo en manos de Gildo. Al entierro de la víctima acude su hijo, Rai, que inmediatamente se siente atraído por Val, la hija de Gildo. Poco a poco estar relación se va convirtiendo en verdadero amor, un amor que amenaza a todos
Botín de guerra = Spoils of war by David Blaustein( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First-hand accounts from the Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo, who dared to challenge the ruthless dictatorship of Argentina from 1976 to 1983 and have sought to find their missing grandchildren. Children now reunited with their families, and some who still hope to be, contribute
Hormigas en la boca by Mariano Barroso( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film from Spain. Thriller. Set in 1950s Havana just before Castro's revolution, follows a former political activist's attempt to kidnap a local senator
Land and freedom : a story from the Spanish Revolution by Ken Loach( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une jeune femme découvre que son défunt grand-père a combattu contre les fascistes durant la guerre civile d'Espagne
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Sin noticias de dios = Don't tempt me
Alternative Names
Gamir, Gerardo Herrero Pérez-

Gamir, Gerardo Herrero Pérez-, 1953

Gerardo Herrero Spaans filmregisseur

Gerardo Herrero spanischer Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur

Gerardo Herrero Spanish film producer and film director

Herrero, Gerardo

Herrero Pérez-Gamir, Gerardo

Herrero Pérez-Gamir, Gerardo, 1953-....

Херардо Херреро испанский режиссёр, продюсер и сценарист

جيراردو هيريرو



Sin noticias de dios = Don't tempt meNico and Dani : ("Krámpack")