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Fonseca, José Henrique

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Most widely held works by José Henrique Fonseca
Man of the year by Universal Pictures Company( Visual )

26 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Called the "Quentin Tarantino of Brazil", director Jose Fonseca creates a gangster fairy tale of drugs, guns, sex and rock-n-roll with THE MAN OF THE YEAR.. Maiquel loses a bet and must dye his hair blond. This little event triggers a head-on collision with destiny and Maiquel goes from nobody to hero to outlaw ... all in 24 hours. With gangsters and cops hot on his trail, Maiquel is just hoping to live through the night with his gorgeous new companion, but she might just be the most dangerous one of all.. Winner of Best Film at the San Francisco International Film Festival and Official Selection at the Berlin International Film Festival and the Toronto International Film Festival.. "Like a sucker punch to the gut, it's vigorous and direct enough to suggest Fonseca may well be a director to watch."--Jamie Russell, BBC.com
Heleno( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Portuguese and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gifted with incredible athletic talent, Brazilian-born Heleno de Freitas conquered the soccer world in the 1940s. As his fame and fortune grew to new heights, his passion for a decadent life of women and nightclubs threatened his career. Featuring an Awards-caliber performance by Rodrigo Santoro, Heleno depicts the thrilling life of the world's first sports superstar."--Container
O homen do ano = The man of the year( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Portuguese and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maiquel has lost a bet and dyed his hair blond. This little event triggers a head-on collision with destiny in which Maiquel goes from nobody to hero to outlaw--all in 24 hours
Mandrake( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paolo Mandrake is a charismatic criminal lawyer with detective instincts, who, between cases, gets involved with the most beautiful women. Above all a skeptic, Mandrake has lost his innocence and sees life from a different point of view
Mandrake( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Portuguese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paulo Mandrake is a lawyer who skirts the cracks of Brazilian society, serving the interests of his high-class, powerful clients by slumming with the drug dealers, pimps, prostitutes and criminals. His law partner does not always approve of his methods, but no one can question the results -- Mandrake is a man who gets things done
Agosto( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Portuguese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political drama set in Brazil,1954, against the backdrop of Getúlio Vargas's presidency and the attempted assassination of Carlos Lacerda, Vargas's political rival
Traição : 3 estórias de Nelson Rodrigues( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Portuguese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Man of the Year (Homen o do ano)( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O Homem do Ano The man of the year( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un pari idiot entre amis transforme Maiquel, un homme ordinaire, en assassin professionnel et en héros de son quartier. Par ses actions meurtrières au service de la communauté bien pensante, il gagne le respect des criminels mais aussi de la police, en même temps qu'il éveille la passion de deux femmes. Mais un jour, il commet sa première erreur et doit reprendre en main son destin. [(c)CinEmotions]
O homem do ano = The man of the year( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Maiquel has lost a bet and dyed his hair blond. This little event triggers a head-on collision with destiny in which Maiquel goes from nobody to hero to outlaw-- all in 24 hours
Homem o do ano( )

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

Seven up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

O Homem do Ano( Visual )

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

Fiction. Comédie policière. Un pari idiot entre amis transforme Maiquel, un homme ordinaire, en assassin professionnel et en héros de son quartier. Par ses actions meurtrières au service de la communauté bien pensante, il gagne le respect des criminels mais aussi de la police, en même temps qu'il éveille la passion de deux femmes. Mais un jour, il commet sa première erreur et doit reprendre en main son destin. [(c)CinEmotions]. Avec Murilo Benício, Claudia Abreu, Natália Lage, Jorge Dória
The man of the year : June 2004 selection : Vol. II, Film 6( Visual )

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

Maiquel (Murilo Benicio) has lost a bet and dyed his hair blond. This little event triggers a head-on collision with destiny in which Maiquel goes from nobody to hero to outlaw all in 24 hours. Based on the award-winning novel by Patricia Melo "O Matador", this vibrant and brazen crime saga follows in the vein of recent Brazilian Cinema
Carlinhos Brown : Bahia beat by Claude Santiago( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Salvador de Bahia (Brésil). C'est ici, dans une des favellas en bordure de la ville, qu'habite Carlinhos Brown. La caméra le suit sur les lieux de son quotidien : une école de percussions qu'il a ouverte pour les gosses de la favella, un café où il retrouve ses amis, le studio où il travaille. Loin des mélodies douces de ses aînés, Brown crée un style brésilien imprégné des terres rouges de Bahia, mais aussi des racines africaines et jamaïcaines. Démonstration lors d'un concert devant 50 000 personnes déchaînees à Salvador de Bahia
The man of the year by José Henrique Fonseca( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mandrake( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Paolo Mandrake is a charismatic criminal lawyer with detective instincts, who, between cases, gets involved with the most beautiful women. Above all a skeptic, Mandrake has lost his innocence and sees life from a different point of view
Ana Carolina : ensaio de cores : ao vivo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Heleno( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in Portuguese and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una mirada acronológica y en profundidad a la vida de Heleno (1920-1959), mítico y controvertido futbolista brasileño de los cuarenta. Conocido como "Gilda" por su temperamento violento, Heleno fue el príncipe de la edad dorada de Río de Janeiro. Apuesto, encantador y refinado en los elegantes salones de baile, tenía un carácter explosivo y lleno de pasión en la cancha. Heleno estaba seguro de que era el futbolista brasileño más grande de todos los tiempos, pero la guerra, la sífilis y una turbulenta vida lo alejaron de ese destino de gloria, precipitando la tragedia
 
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