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Cuarón, Alfonso

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Most widely held works by Alfonso Cuarón
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( Visual )

61 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 5,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his third year at Hogwarts, Harry is hunted by Sirius Black, a dangerous man who has escaped from the Azkaban prison. Sirius has one mission, to track down and kill Harry. It will be an exciting and dangerous year for Harry and his friends
Gravity by Sandra Bullock( Visual )

95 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Ryan Stone is a brilliant medical engineer on her first shuttle mission with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky. On a seemingly routine spacewalk, the shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalsky spiraling out into the blackness. The deafening silence tells them they have lost any link to Earth and any chance for rescue. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left, and the only way home may be to go further out into the terrifying expanse of space
Children of men by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

71 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theo Faron is a bureaucrat in a Britain gone despotic. It is 2027 and the entire planet has gone infertile. Women no longer have babies, and chaos has erupted: war, rebellion, mass destruction, and a huge refugee problem, with the imposition of martial law. One day, Theo is kidnapped. His ex-wife Julian has a proposition for her former spouse, and because of their relationship, she thinks Theo will acquiesce. Theo is about to be tossed into a web of intrigue involving the very fate of humanity
Y tu mamá también = And Your Mother Too by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

109 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teens set off on a wild cross-country trip with seductive, 28-year-old Luisa. Lisa schools them in the finer points of passion, but will their mutual desire for her destroy their friendship forever?
El laberinto del fauno = Pan's Labyrinth by Maribel Verdú( Visual )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 1,819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Ofelia and her mother go to live with her new stepfather on a rural military outpost, she finds herself in a world of unimaginable cruelty. Soon Ofelia finds the creatures of her imagination in which she used to escape have become a reality and she must battle them to save both her mother and herself. In the terrifying battle that ensues, Ofelia soon learns that innocence has a power that evil cannot imagine
A little princess by Shirley Temple( Visual )

33 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an exotic childhood spent in India, young Sara Crewe finds herself in New York, immured in Miss Minchin girls' school as her father sails off to World War I. When he is lost, a severe reversal of fortune ensues. Thanks to him, Sara knows that "All girls are princesses ... even if they wear rags or are not pretty or smart." Summoning all the qualities of a true princess, patrician and bereft Sara uses her creativity and sense of self-worth to spin magic dreams that sustain her during her time of trial
Paris, je t'aime by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

30 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stories of love from the city of love"--Container
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )

78 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dickens' tale of an apprentice given the chance to become a gentleman is now that of a young Florida artist named Finn, given the chance to become a success in 1990s New York. First, a mysterious convict bullies Finn into saving his life. Next, Finn is summoned to an overgrown Gothic palazzo where Nora Dinsmoor lives in the past, attended by beautiful blonde Estella, who will haunt him through the rest of the story. Last, there is secret benefactor whose munificence allows him to work toward his dream of success, and to win Estella
Rudo y Cursi by Carlos Cuarón( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stuck working on a banana ranch, two super competitive soccer-playing brothers dream of getting off the farm and finding stardom: Beto as a pro goalie and Toto as a singer -- but it might break them. When a professional soccer team ignores Beto's goalie skills in favor of Toto's fancy footwork, Beto signs on to a rival team, and the battle between brothers is on."--Distributor website
The assassination of Richard Nixon by Niels Mueller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on real-life events. Set in 1974 and centers on a businessman who takes extreme measures to achieve his American dream
A little princess ; The secret garden( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little princess: Sara Crewe, the pampered daughter of an Army officer, is left in a strict boarding school when her father goes off to war. When he is reported dead, her world is turned upside down and she is made a servant at the school, yet she refuses to let her spirit be broken. The secret garden: A young orphan named Mary is sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle. She discovers a secret garden which was abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of her crippled cousin Colin, and Dickon the country boy, her spirit is gradually reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
Sólo con tu pareja( Visual )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Don Juan-ish yuppie Tomás Tomás spends his nights juggling so many beautiful women that he can't keep their names straight -- until one of his many conquests, a spurned nurse, gives him a taste of his own medicine."--Container
This Changes Everything by Avi Lewis( Visual )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Filmed over 211 shoot days in nine countries and five continents over four years, This Changes Everything is an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of climate change. Inspired by Naomi Klein's international non-fiction bestseller This Changes Everything, the film presents seven powerful portraits of communities on the front lines, from Montana's Powder River Basin to the Alberta Tar Sands, from the coast of South India to Beijing and beyond. Interwoven with these stories of struggle is Klein's narration, connecting the carbon in the air with the economic system that put it there. Throughout the film, Klein builds to her most controversial and exciting idea: that we can seize the existential crisis of climate change to transform our failed economic system into something radically better. The extraordinary detail and richness of the cinematography in This Changes Everything provides an epic canvas for this exploration of the greatest challenge of our time. Unlike many films about the climate crisis, this is not a film that tries to scare the audience into action: it aims to empower. Provocative, compelling, and accessible to even the most climate-fatigued viewers, This Changes Everything will leave you refreshed and inspired, reflecting on the ties between us, the kind of lives we really want, and why the climate crisis is at the centre of it all. Will this film change everything? Absolutely not. But you could, by answering its call to action."--Publisher's website
Temporada de patos = Duck season by Fernando Eimbcke( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film takes you into one particular Sunday morning in the lives of two fourteen-year-old boys, Flama and Moko. Due to an electric power failure, they create their own adventures to overcome their boredom, with the help of their neighbor Rita and pizza delivery boy Ulises
Harry Potter : complete 8-film collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in French and English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Year 1 : Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone: The magical adventure begins when Harry Potter is invited to attend Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry
Harry Potter en de gevangene van Azkaban by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Potter, een Engelse jongen met toverkracht, zit op de Hogeschool voor Hekserij en Hocus Pocus waar hij het doelwit wordt van een ontsnapte moordenaar
El laberinto del fauno = Pan's labyrinth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Spanish and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark fable set five years after the end of the Spanish Civil War. Eleven-year-old Ofelia comes face to face with the horrors of fascism when she and her pregnant mother are uprooted to the countryside, where her new stepfather, a sadistic captain in General Franco's army, hunts down Republican guerrillas who refuse to give up the fight. The violent reality in which she lives merges seamlessly with a fantastical interior world when Ofelia meets a faun in a decaying labyrinth, and she is set on a strange mythic journey that is at once terrifying and beautiful
Children of men( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London, 2027. It's been eighteen years since baby Diego was born and now he is dead. As humankind faces extinction, a disillusioned Theo becomes an unlikely champion when he is asked by his former lover to escort a young pregnant woman out of the country as quickly as possible. In a race against time, Theo will risk everything to deliver the miracle the whole world has been waiting for
Black sun by Hugues de Montalembert( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life and career of Count Hugues de Montalembert, a French visual artist and filmmaker who was permanently blinded at the age of 35. In the three decades since then, he has turned his efforts to writing & traveling
A little princess ; The secret garden( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little princess: Sara Crewe, the pampered daughter of an Army officer, is left in a strict boarding school when her father goes off to war. When he is reported dead, her world is turned upside down and she is made a servant at the school, yet she refuses to let her spirit be broken
 
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Rudo y Cursi
Alternative Names
Alfonso Cuarón

Alfonso Cuarón cineasta mexicano

Alfonso Cuarón meksykański reżyser i scenarzysta filmowy

Alfonso Cuarón Mexicaans filmregisseur

Alfonso Cuarón Mexican film director, screenwriter, producer and editor

Alfonso Cuarón mexikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor, Produzent und Cutter

Alfonso Cuarón mexikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor, Produzent und Filmeditor

Alfonso Cuarón regista messicano

Alfonso Kuarons

Alphonsus Cuarón

Cuarón, Alfonso 1961

Cuarón, Alfoso 1961-

Cuarón Orozco, Alfonso

Cuarón Orozco, Alfonso 1961-...

Orozco, Alfonso Cuarón

Orozco, Alfonso Cuarón 1961-

Αλφόνσο Κουαρόν

Алфонсо Куарон

Альфонсо Куарон мексиканский кинорежиссёр, сценарист, продюсер и монтажёр

Альфонсо Куарон Мексикийн кино найруулагч

Куарон, Альфонсо

Ալֆոնսո Կուարոն

אלפונסו קוארון

ألفونسو كوارون

الفونسو کوارون

آلفونسو کوارون کارگردان، فیلمنامه‌نویس و تهیه‌کننده مکزیکی

আলফোনসো কুয়ারোন

அல்போன்சா குயூரான்

อัลฟอนโซ กวารอน

ალფონსო კუარონი

알폰소 쿠아론

쿠아론, 알폰소 1961-

アルフォンソ・キュアロン

阿方索·卡隆 墨西哥电影导演、编剧和监制

艾方索·柯朗 墨西哥電影導演、編劇和監製

艾方索柯朗 墨西哥電影導演、編劇和監製

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