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Pêra, Marília

Overview
Works: 57 works in 201 publications in 7 languages and 2,213 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Motion pictures  Film adaptations  Crime films  Prison films  Social problem films  Comedy films  Television mini-series  Documentary films  Juvenile delinquency films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Marília Pêra
 
Most widely held works by Marília Pêra
Central Station by Walter Salles( Visual )

40 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotive journey of a former school teacher, who writes letters for illiterate people, and a young boy, whose mother has just died, as they search for the father he never knew
Pixote : a lei do mais fraco by Hector Babenco( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in Portuguese and English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Pixote (Portuguese slang for 'Peewee') is one of three million homeless children in Brazil. Hauled off to a crowded detention center, wide-eyed Pixote witnesses rapes, beatings and other acts of random violence by both the guards and the inmates. With the transvestite Lilica and his lover Dito, Pixote escapes from the reform school where he and his friends hit the streets alone, embarking on a life of violence and crime
Tieta do Agreste by Carlos Diegues( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El pueblo de Santa Ana Agreste está nervioso y ansioso ante el próximo regreso al pueblo de Tieta después de 26 años de ausencia. Cuando tenía 17 años, su hermana denunció su vida sexual, motivo por el cual, su padre la expulsó de la casa. Ahora viuda de un rico industrial, Tieta es recibida con honores ya que su fortuna es codiciada por muchos, pero ella oculta un oscuro secreto que puede destruir a Santa Ana
Pixote : a lei do mais fraco = survival of the weakest( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Portuguese and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Pixote (Portuguese slang for 'Peewee') is one of three million homeless children in Brazil. Hauled off to a crowded detention center, wide-eyed Pixote witnesses rapes, beatings and other acts of random violence by both the guards and the inmates. With the transvestite Lilica and his lover Dito, Pixote escapes from the reform school where he and his friends hit the streets alone, embarking on a life of violence and crime
Central do Brasil by Walter Salles( Visual )

45 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dora, ex-institutrice, gagne sa vie en écrivant des lettres pour les migrants illettrés à la gare centrale de Rio. Ana et son jeune fils Josue font appel à ses services pour retrouver le père de Josue. Lorsque Dora rentre dans son petit appartement de banlieue, elle fait le tri des lettres de la journée, en envoie certaines, jette les autres et en garde une partie dans un tiroir. C'est ce qui arrive à la lettre de Josue. Quand sa mère meurt, renversée par un bus, Josue demande à Dora de l'aider à retrouver son père. D'abord insensible, Dora finit par accepter de l'aider. (Source : jaquette)
Central Station( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in Portuguese and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young boy witnesses his mother's accidental death, a lonely retired school-teacher reluctantly takes the child under her wing
Mixed blood( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With their flamboyant godmother, Rita La Punta, calling the shots, an underage gang of Brazilian punks set out to conquer New York's Alphabet City's lucrative drug trade. Rita's grisly scheme to regain her son's affection pits one gang against another
Estacion central de Brasil( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En los asfixiantes pasillos de la Estación Central, en Río de Janeiro, una antigua maestra se gana la vida escribiendo las cartas que le dictan los analfabetos. Endurecida por la soledad y por la adversidad, Dora ha ido cayendo en una estoica indiferencia. Sin embargo, cuando una de sus clientes muere atropellada a la salida de la estación, decide hacerse cargo de su hijo y llevarlo a casa de su padre en una remota zona del nordeste de Brasil. (FILMAFFINITY)
O primo Basílio( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in Portuguese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arriving from London, Basílio falls in love with his cousin Luísa, in Lisbon. But he must go to Brazil, promising he will eventually marry her. As time goes by, he sends her a letter ending the relationship, and she marries Jorge, an engineer. One of Jorge's rich aunts dies, leaving him a small fortune and her former maid Juliana. Juliana obtains love letters between Luísa and Basílio, and starts blackmailing her employer
O rei da noite by Hector Babenco( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in Portuguese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In São Paulo, we see the life of a young man through the decades as he lives a Don Juan existence, courting three sisters and having a night life with a pretty young prostitute
Pixote by Hector Babenco( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in Portuguese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ten-year-old Pixote (Portuguese slang for 'Peewee') is one of three million homeless children in Brazil. Hauled off to a crowded detention center, wide-eyed Pixote witnesses rapes, beatings and other acts of random violence by both the guards and the inmates. With the transvestite Lilica and his lover Dito, Pixote escapes from the reform school where he and his friends hit the streets alone, embarking on a life of violence and crime."--Container
JK( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in Portuguese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mini-series about the life of Brazilian President Juscelino Kubitschek, in office from 1956 to 1961
Pixote : the law of the weakest( Visual )

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

The plot revolves around Pixote, a young boy who is used as a child criminal in muggings and drug transport. This film drama depicts the context of poverty and injustice that still controls the destiny of the "pixotes," the street children of Brazilian slums
Zhong yang che zhan Central station by Walter Salles( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Chinese and Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duo la zai li yue re nei lu de zhong yang huo che zhan wei bu shi zi de ren xie xin.you yi tian, an na dai zhu jiu sui de er zi yue shu ya wei ta su wei mou mian de ba ba xie yi feng xin.duo la he lin ju yi nian bai tian wei ren suo xie di xin wei le, ta men ren wei zhong yao zhe ze ji chu, qi ta de quan bu reng diao, ru guo liang ren yi jian bu tong ze fang ru chou ti gai tian zai jue ding, yue shu ya gei fu qin di xin bian zai qi zhong.di er tian, an na yu yue shu ya you lai dao huo che zhan, kou shu di er feng xin gei yue shu ya de fu qin, dan yi chu huo che zhan, an na bian che huo shen wang .duo la zai mu xing de qu shi xia, dai zhu yue shu ya dao dong bei bu qu zhao ba ba, yan tu de feng jing yue lai yue mo sheng, liang ren que bian de yue lai yue qin jin
Tieta by Carlos Diegues( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in Portuguese and French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sant'Ana Do Agreste, un petit village des environs de Bahia au Brésil, est en ébullition : Tieta, une fille du pays est de retour après 26 ans d'absence. Partie à cause de révélations sur sa sexualité, Tieta est aujourd'hui une femme riche et respectée. Sa beauté, ses moeurs très libres, vont mettre le village sens dessus dessous
Embarque imediato( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Portuguese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Brazilian's life is turned upside down after his attempt to leave the country is thwarted by his supervisor
Vestido de noiva( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Portuguese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1942, in Rio de Janeiro, the twenty-five years old Alaíde is run over while crossing Carioca Street. She arrives in coma in the hospital, and while being submitted to an emergency surgery, she recalls her life since her family moved to a former brothel, mixing hallucination, reality and memory. In her surrealistic daydream, she meets Madame Clessy, the owner of the bordello that died in 1905, killed by her seventeen years old lover, and she tells a passionate and tragic love story between her husband Pedro, her jealous sister Lúcia and herself, and how Madame Clessy died"--IMDB.com
Dias melhores virão( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Portuguese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged Brazilian woman, who works as a dubber of American television sit-coms, dreams of moving to America and becoming a TV actress herself
Anjos da noite( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Portuguese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experimental movie of the "Novo Cinema Paulista", a movement in the 80's that took place in São Paulo and that was considered nostalgic and nihilistic in the vision of many critics. The metaphoric inconclusive essay about loneliness of the urban citizen in the big city focuses one night in the lives of common people without any judgment or conclusion: Ciça (Be Valerio), the student of sociology researching some tapes; Teddy (Guilheme Leme), a escort man that interacts with all the characters; Marta Brum (Marília Pera), a former successful actress forgotten by the audiences and limited to commercials on TV; Guto (Marcos Nanini), a successful gay that lives in New York and occasionally returns to Brazil for short periods; the director Jorge (Antônio Fagundes), who is interested in having sex with a young actress."--Www.imdb.com
Seja o que deus quiser( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Portuguese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cac, ̀ a VJ who works for Sô Paulo MTV, comes to Rio de Janeiro to make a report about a new band, whose members are poor and live in a slum called Morro do Alemô. She spends the night with PQD, one of the musicians. The next day, Cac ̀is attacked by two street kids who wanted some money, and thinks PQD is somehow involved. With the police chasing him, PQD decides to go to Sô Paulo to see Cac ̀and prove his innocence. But he meets Cac'̀s brother, Nando, who tries to convince him to take part in a scam
 
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Pixote : a lei do mais fraco
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Marília Pêra actrice brésilienne

Marília Pêra actrice de cinéma

Marília Pêra actrice uit Brazilië (1943-2015)

Marília Pêra actriu brasilera

Marília Pêra actriz brasileña

Marília Pêra attrice brasiliana

Marília Pêra ban-aisteoir Brasaíleach

Marília Pêra brasilianische Schauspielerin

Marília Pêra brasiliansk skådespelare

Marília Pêra brasiliansk skodespelar

Marília Pêra brasiliansk skuespiller

Marília Pêra Brazilian actor

Marília Pêra Brazilian actress

Marília Pêra Brazilian actress, activist

Marilija Pera

Marzullo Pêra, Marília 1943-

Marzullo Pêra, Marília 1943-2015

Marzullo Pêra, Marília Soares

Pêra, Marília Marzullo 1943-

Pêra, Marília Marzullo 1943-2015

Soares Pêra, Marília

Марилија Пера

Марілія Пера бразильська акторка

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