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Fuentes, Fernando de 1894-1958

Overview
Works: 101 works in 297 publications in 3 languages and 2,757 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Historical films  War films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Western films  Comedy films  Romance fiction  Melodrama 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Actor, Production personnel, Originator, Author, Scenarist, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.43
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Fernando de Fuentes
El compadre Mendoza by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

20 editions published between 1933 and 2010 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mendoza, a landowner, tries to maintain friendships with both the leader of the government forces and the general of the Zapatista rebels
Doña Barbara( Visual )

21 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doña Bárbara, feared for her witchcraft, becomes involved in a land dispute with Santos Luzardo, a lawyer who has come to take charge of his property. Both she and her daughter fall in love with the lawyer in this film reflecting the conflict between civilization and primitivism
El prisionero 13 by Fernando de Fuentes( Visual )

11 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two gripping stories are interwoven in Prisoner 13; a son pays for his father's faults, and a desperate mother tries to save her son's life at any cost. Destiny and corruption play a trick on Carrasco when he is bribed to free a revolutionary and arrest someone in his place. Unbeknownst to him he ends up arresting his own son"--Container
La devoradora( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diana es ambiciosa y frívola pues por conseguir lo que quiere llego hasta el extremo de matar y tratar de culpar a alguien más, consiguiendo a medias su objetivo, pero sin percatarse que su castigo sería tabien grande
Vámonos con Pancho Villa = Let's join Pancho Villa( Visual )

9 editions published between 1935 and 1997 in Spanish and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A semi-historical picture covering incidents in the Mexican Civil War. Six ranchers, nicknamed the lions of San Pablo, join Villa in order to avenge the murder of Francisco Madero and overthrow the reactionary forces
Así se quiere en Jalisco( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia de un gran amor: A story of impossible love in 19th century Mexico between Manuel, an impoverished young man, and Soledad, daughter of the man who took his fortune. Determined to become rich, Manuel leaves town and leaves Soledad behind. On his return years later, he finds her married to Antonio. However, Manuel and Soledad are still in love and are determined to consummate their love
La mujer sin alma( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teresa, a beautiful middle-class girl, is determined to become a great society lady. To achieve her dreams she uses her charms to conquer rich men and play with their feelings
El que no corre vuela( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the big city, La India María faces every kind of accident and abuse, but nonetheless she converts every problem into smiles and joy
The revolution trilogy : 3 films( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trilogy of dramas set during the Mexican Revolution. The 1st film tells the story of a son who pays for his father's faults and a desperate mother who tries to save her son. The 2nd examines the corrupted ideals of the Revolution by way of an opportunistic landowner who must choose between remaining loyal to a general in Zapata's army--and facing financial ruin--or saving his own skin. The 3rd follows the adventures of six young men who leave their rural homes to join Pancho Villa's army, enduring hardship, loss, and disillusionment over the Revolution in the process
Tonta, tonta pero no tanto( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"María Epifanía Jolote, una india analfabeta nacida en San José de los Burros se despide de sus padres, del cura y su burro--pues viaja hacia el distrito federal en busca de su prima Eufemia quien le ha prometido buscarle empleo."--Container
Jalisco, canta en Sevilla( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After failing to gain an inheritance, a young man goes to work for a rancher and falls in love with the rancher's daughter. Despite obstacles, the young man eventually claims his inheritance and wins the daughter
Las locuras de Tin-tan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tin-Tan inventa una máquina muy estespecial de hacer nieve ya que él está seguro que de esta manera le evitará estar trabajando, pero algo inesperado le sucederá ..."--Container
El miedo no anda en burro( Visual )

1 edition published in 1973 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greedy relatives poison an old millionaire woman to hasten their assumed inheritance, only to discover that she has left all her money to her little cat
Los hijos de Maria Morales( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two musicians, gambling and womanizing brothers, spend life going from fair to fair swindling people and seducing the many women who cross their path. One fine day, love would trap them and the famous Morales men wanting to be like sparrowhawks, would be doves
Hasta que perdió Jalisco!( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drummer must prove himself as a singer
Vamonos con Pancho Villa( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A semi-historical picture covering incidents in the Mexican civil war. Six ranchers, nicknamed the Lions of San Pablo, join Villa in order to avenge the murder of Francisco Madero and overthrow the reactionary forces
La Madrecita( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La India Maria is a beginning nun who saves a convent and orphanage for young delinquents
 
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Alternative Names
Carrau, Fernando de Fuentes 1894-1958

De Fuentes, Fernando 1894-1958

Fernando de Fuentes Mexicaans filmregisseur

Fernando de Fuentes Mexican film director

Fernando de Fuentes mexikanischer Regisseur, Produzent und Drehbuchautor

Fernando de Fuentes regista messicano

Fuentes Carrau, Fernando de 1894-1958

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