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Divisa Ediciones (Firm)

Overview
Works: 67 works in 93 publications in 1 language and 327 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  History  Television adaptations  Documentary television programs  Television mini-series  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Divisa Ediciones (Firm)
Raza Espíritu de una raza( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pedro Churruca, a marine, has been killed in Cuba during the confrontation between Spain and the United States. His widow, Isabel Acuña educates her children to follow very different paths. Isabel lives with a military man; Jaime enters a monastary; Pedro pursues a political career, and José a military career. The Spanish Civil War provokes a disintegration of the family
Calle mayor by Juan Antonio Bardem( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 18 years, since she left the convent, Isabel has passed her empty hours walking up and down the main street of her provincial town. Some bored young men decide that one of their number should pretend to court the spinster
Franco, ese hombre by José Luis ( Sáenz de Heredia( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on the life of Francisco Franco, President of Spain, who was still alive during the making of the film
El Diputado Confessions of a Congressman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political thriller about a gay man high in the ranks of the Spanish Socialist party and whose love affair with a 16-year boy jeopardized the destiny of an entire nation
La guerra de papá by Antonio Mercero( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told from a four-year-old's pespective, this film explores one day in the life of Quico (Lolo García), the child of a middle-class Madrid family
Ensayo de un crimen by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archibaldo de la Cruz's criminal life began on the eve of the Mexican Revolution, when he wished his nanny dead. A bullet blasted through the window and killed her. Thus begins his life of murder, alleged murder and insanity
El Quijote Don Quijote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Quixote has read too much on chivalry, and made himself mad. He declares himself a knight, chooses Sancho Panza as his squire and the neighboring farm-girl his 'fair Dulcinea', and sets off on adventures, including the famous 'tilting at windmills'
Llanto por un bandido by Carlos Saura( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outlaw struggles against an unjust government in 19th century Spain
Juntos pero no revueltos( Visual )

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

Cast of characters living in the same tenement building. Negrete plays an opera singer looking for work but rejected for his antiquated style. The main plot revolves around the idea that Rodolfo (Negrete) falls in love and marries a woman carrying another man's child
Fortunata y Jacinta Fortunata and Jacinta( Visual )

in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The interpersonal relationships of men and women in Madrid's middle class during the last quarter of the 19th century
No desearás al vecino del quinto by Ramón Fernández( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film focuses on Pedro Andreu,a handsome gynecologist living in the small, provincial city of Toledo. Pedro is in a constant struggle for clients, as many women are forbidden to see him based on fears and prejudices of their boyfriends or husbands. His neighbor, Antón, is successful in the fashion business as he pretends to be gay and can thus attract a female clientele whose husbands and families are not threatened by him. Both men meet up unexpectedly in Madrid and end up spending the week partying and sleeping with (mostly foreign) women in Antón's apartment. Meanwhile, Pedro's mother and girlfriend, alarmed at his disappearance, travel to Madrid to discover his whereabouts, and mistakenly confirm their suspicion that Pedro is having a gay relationship with Antón
Requiem por Granada by Vicente Escrivá( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sad and glorious history of the kingdom of Granada, the bastion of the Islman in Spain, where for Eight hundred years the splendor of the art, science and the culture emulated the civilizations of Greece, Egypt and the Roman Empire. It is now besieged by the Christian crusaders. The machinations of Emir Muley Hassan, enamored with Sun the Isabel Christian, the confrontation with Kings Catcos, who receives a visionary adventurer called Col - they all form the frame of the intrigue, adventures and battles, which was the life of Boabdil, the last ruler of Granada
Celia( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celia is a seven year-old girl living in Madrid with her middle class family in the early 1930's. Her imagination and energy are the impulse behind numerous adventures which make home life anything but dull, both for Celia and for her parents
Atraco a las tres by José María Forqué( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Galindo convinces his fellow employees to plan a hold-up in the bank where they work. They prepare everthing carefully, but real robbers arrive just before the fake ones
Harka! by Carlos Arévalo( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Spanish-Moroccan conflict, Spanish officers fight in the desert against Africans. While some officers return to Spain, others die for love of duty and country in Morocco. One of the officers return to continue their quest in the desert
Cervantes Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra by Alfonso Ungría( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A miniseries exploring the life of the famed author Miguel de Cervantes
Esa pareja feliz by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juan and Carmen have a humble Madrid marriage, in which she is occupied with housework, and he works as an electrician for a movie studio. They have a chance to improve their modest social conditions when they are chosen by a soap company to be "The Happy Couple" for 24 hours. With the illusionary triumph, they make arrangments for the happy day, but there is a small financial problem that Juan must fix beforehand -- without Carmen finding out
Voces sin libertad( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary about the victums of political violence in the Basque region of Spain
Goya 1746-1828 by Antonio Larreta( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This fictionalized account of the life of Francisco Goya focuses on the great artist's deep passion for the legendary Cayetana, the Duchess of Alba, a woman who inspired many masterpieces, completed secretly in a state of despair by a man tormented with depression and neurosis. Each of the six segments of the series deals with a specific time in Goya's work and life, as well as the society in which he lives
Fortunata y Jacinta (dos historias de casadas) by Angelino Fons( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The interpersonal relationships of men and women in Madrid's middle class during the last quarter of the 19th century
 
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