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Vía Digital (Firm)

Overview
Works: 106 works in 220 publications in 4 languages and 9,665 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Parodies, imitations, etc  Sources  Anecdotes  Fiction  Interviews  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Vía Digital (Firm)
Hable con ella by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marco, a journalist grieving for a love affair that ended ten years' ago, falls in love with Lydia, a bullfighter also on the rebound. Benigno, a nurse, dedicates his life to his only patient, a young dancer in a coma as a result of an accident four years' before; he talks to her, reads to her, holds photographs in front of her closed eyes. When Lydia is brought comatose to the hospital where Benigno works, he and Marco become friendly, and the nurse encourages the journalist to talk to her and hope for a miracle. Marco is Sancho to Benigno's Quixote, and as Benigno's hopes for his patient become fantasies, Marco tries to inject reality. Does a miracle await?
L'Auberge espagnole by Cédric Klapisch ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in French and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Xavier is a strait-laced French college senior who moves to Barcelona as part of a student exchange program, much to the dismay of his beautiful girlfriend. But sharing cramped quarters with students from all over Europe quickly leads to multi-cultural chaos as Xavier gets an eye-opening lesson on how to live, love, laugh-- and party!"--Container
Balseros ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true account of seven Cuban refugees (and their families) who attempted to immigrate to America via a series of homemade rafts
El hijo de la novia by Juan José Campanella ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rafael is a 42-year-old divorced father and restaurant owner who is overwhelmed with life. He feels guilty that he doesn't visit his mother, who is stricken with Alzheimer's disease; he lives in his father's shadow; he doesn't spend enough time with his daughter and he can't commit to his girlfriend. When a series of unexpected events occurs, Rafael re-evaluates his life
Calle 54 by Fernando Trueba ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compilation of concert and rehearsal footage offering a behind-the-scenes look into the lives of prominent Latin jazz artists of our time. Commentary on the artists is interspersed throughout
The dancer upstairs by John Malkovich ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a Latin American nation nears collapse, idealistic policeman Agustin Rejas faces his greatest challenge: to catch the mysterious terrorist leader Ezequiel. Mass panic sets in as the terrorist attacks become more ferocious, and Rejas finds himself drawn to Yolanda, his daughter's beautiful ballet teacher. As the search for Ezequil comes nearer, he and Yolanda must choose between love, country or self
Solas = Alone ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A touching story about women whose emotional lives are as rich as their surroundings are poor. Maria is a troubled woman who drinks, smokes, and steals, desperate for oblivion and angry at the entire world. Emotional rescue comes in the form of her own mother who comes to visit while her father is in the hospital. Her mother cooks, crochets and befriends the gentlemanly neighbor who lives downstairs, while patiently trying to reach out to her own daughter
Los lunes al sol by Fernando León ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts the lives of six unemployed shipyard workers
My life without me by Isabel Coixet ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman is dying from cancer, so she decides to live her life with a passion and zest she has never known before
Lugares comunes Common ground ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 305 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
Carmen by Georges Bizet ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and Turkish and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During a trip to Spain, French writer Prosper Meprimepe witnesses a fascinating story. Carmen has the nature of a free and enigmatic person. Her beauty inspires his characters and passion. Sergeant Jose becomes a victim and hero of extraordinary events, and has a turbulent love affair with Carmen. With each new lover Carmen takes, Jose becomes more jealous and steps toward a life of crime. After killing the latest lover, he tries to get away and start a new life. Jose's passionate words to Carmen fall on deaf ears. With every episode of love a small death, how can Jose retain Carmen's love? A story of lust, betrayal and seduction
La niña de tus ojos Girl of your dreams ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Civil War torn Spain, Germany invites a group of filmmakers to shoot two versions of the Andalusian musical drama "The girl of your dreams" in Berlin. Happy to leave the war behind them, the troupe of Spaniards starts filming in Hitler's Berlin. The hospitality upon their arrival has more to do with the youthful charms of Macarena Granada. What's more, the only Andalusion-looking extras in Germany are the gypsies and Jewish prisoners in a nearby concentration camp. When Macarena befriends one of the prisoners, the troupe must decide if the movie is more important than their lives
La comunidad Common wealth ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julia, a hard-working real estate agent, finds 300 million pesetas hidden in a dead man's apartment and is forced to face the wrath of a very peculiar community of neighbors led by an unscrupulous administrator
Todo sobre mi madre All about my mother by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuela is a devoted single mother who needs to come to grips with the death of her 17-year-old son, Esteban. She had never told Esteban about his father, but after reading her son's journal she realizes she has to find Esteban's father, and explain what has happened. She leaves Madrid for Barcelona, to reconnect with her old friend Agrado, who introduces her to Rosa, a young nun in trouble, and Huma Rojo, a brilliant actress whom young Esteban idolized. A Hollywood melodrama done up as Greek tragedy translated into the context of everyday modern life, the film sums up both the boundlessness and the limitations of a mother's love
El otro lado de la cama The other side of the bed ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of two couples, along with a collection of their friends and co-workers, whose switching back and forth between their lovers leads to lies and heartache and lots of song and dance
Los lunes al sol Mondays in the sun ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a shipyard closes in a Spanish port city, a group of middle-aged men is left spending the days moping. After all, they don't have to worry about what day it is. Santa, Jose, and Lino hang out in the bar Rico opened when he was laid off. They are joined by Amador, a pitiful alcoholic who won't go home, and more occasionally Reina, now a security guard for the local soccer club. A sense of doom hangs over the city, and only a gallows humor brings these unfortunates any feelings of hope. They are still struggling economically and psychologically with the blow they've been dealt, unable to express the sadness of their shame at being without work, and clinging to the hope that someday, something good will happen
Segunda piel Second skin ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Elena discovers that her husband is involved in a passionate affair with another man, he tries desperately to convince her - and himself - that the affair was a mistake. But he soon finds that his love is real. When Elena's husband is encouraged to start a new life, one that is true to his real feelings, this strange triangle takes a turn that no one expects
No se lo digas a nadie Don't tell anyone ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the alleged autobiography of gay Peruvian talk show host Jaime Bayly, this is the story of Joaquin, a troubled youth from a well-to-do family in Peru, who must overcome the domineering influences of his macho, racist father and obsessively religious mother to discover his true sexual nature
La niña de tus ojos by Fernando Trueba ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Civil War torn Spain, Germany invites a group of filmmakers to shoot two versions of the Andalusian musical drama "The girl of your dreams" in Berlin. Happy to leave the war behind them, the troupe of Spaniards starts filming in Hitler's Berlin. The hospitality upon their arrival has more to do with the youthful charms of Macarena Granada. What's more, the only Andalusion-looking extras in Germany are the gypsies and Jewish prisoners in a nearby concentration camp. When Macarena befriends one of the prisoners, the troupe must decide if the movie is more important than their lives
Son de mar ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a small village in the Mediterranean, Martina falls in love with Ulises, the new high school teacher. They marry and begin a happy life until Ulises disappears during a fishing trip. Martina remarries and Ulises suddenly returns
 
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Languages
Spanish (81)
English (12)
French (7)
Turkish (1)
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