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Televisión Federal S.A.

Overview
Works: 42 works in 94 publications in 2 languages and 5,150 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Internet videos  Educational films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Detective and mystery films  Historical films  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Televisión Federal S.A.
El secreto de sus ojos = Secret in their eyes by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Benjamín Espósito acaba de jubilarse después de trabajar toda una vida como empleado en un Juzgado Penal. Para ocupar su tiempo libre decide escribir una novela basada en una historia real de la que ha sido testigo y protagonista: un terrible asesinato ocurrido en Buenos Aires en 1974, y la investigación para hallar al culpable. Pero una vez abierta la puerta de ese pasado, al propio Espósito se le volverá imposible cerrarla. Primero, porque la turbulenta Argentina de entonces se cuela en la vida de los personajes, con su carga de violencia y de muerte. Y, sobre todo, porque su búsqueda ilumina de un modo descarnado su propia vida y su presente, y lo pone de frente con un dilema de amor que lo obsesiona desde hace demasiado tiempo. Reconstruir el pasado lo conducirá a bucear en sus propios sentimientos, sus propias conductas y decisiones. Y hallar la verdad terminará por convertirse no en un objetivo literario, sino en la llave que le permita abrir la puerta para vivir el resto de su vida."--Envase
Wild tales = Relatos salvajes by Damián Szifron( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WILD TALES is a fresco of rage, fury, deception and revenge. Made up of six stories, it is an entertaining and jaw-dropping film about people crossing the line into madness when faced with perceived injustice. A lover's betrayal, a return to the repressed past, and the violence woven into everyday encounters drive the characters to lose control and cross the line that divides civilization and barbarism
Fidel Castro : history of a commander( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Cuba's Communist leader reveals much about the Cold War, 20th-century Latin American history, and the political and military dimensions of revolutionary movements. This program reaches into all those subjects as it explores the rise and decades-long rule of Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz. Interviews with Latin American experts-including Argentine columnist Oscar Raul Cardoso, historian and psychologist Mario Pacho O'Donnell, and Dr. Roberto Quinones, expatriate son of famous Cuban dissident Dr. Hilda Molina-are included. After outlining Castro's early years, the film guides viewers through his alliance with Che Guevara, his ascension to head of state, his prolonged reign, and his transfer of power to his brother Raul
Ernesto Sabato : conflict of ideas( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program traces the dramatic and circuitous life journey of physicist turned novelist and literary critic Ernesto Sabato. His early Communist affiliation, his research in the Universidad Nacional de la Plata and at the Curie Laboratory in Paris, and his eventual abandonment of science on anti-totalitarian grounds are all set against the backdrops of war, revolution, and cultural upheaval. With keen insight into the subtlety and variety of Sabato's endeavors, the video studies examples of his extraordinary literary accomplishment and explores his political contribution as the head of Argentina's National Commission on the Disappearance of People
El misterio de la felicidad = The mystery of happiness by Daniel S Burman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Stossel examines the pursuit of happiness in this special. Several factors that seem to help people achieve happiness are discussed including control, optimism, humor, and close relationships. Stossel presents scientific data suggesting that due to genetics some people are actually born happy
Evita Peron : story of transformation( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eva Maria Duarte was born in 1919, the youngest child of poor, unmarried parents. Before her death in 1951, she had transformed herself and the nation of Argentina by politically organizing and empowering women and working-class people, as well as creating a foundation that built hundreds of schools and hospitals. This program beautifully illustrates her journey, including her early days as a film and radio actress, her marriage to War Minister Juan Peron, her assistance in his election to the Presidency, her unconventional political accomplishments, and her reinvention of image of Argentina's First Lady
Augusto Pinochet : dictator in his labyrinth( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reign of Augusto Pinochet was the darkest period in Chilean, and possibly South American, history. This biography studies the defining events of the dictator's life and notorious rule, from his birth in 1915, through the development of his military career and his connections to fascist leaders, to his overthrow of the Allende government in 1973 and subsequent imposition of a murderous right-wing regime. The program also outlines the decay of the aging despot's power-his eventual arrest in England, his return to Chile, and the removal of his immunity from prosecution, raising the possibility that he might be tried for human rights abuses
Julio Cortazar : fantasy, reality, and revolution( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories of Argentine writer Julio Cortazar convey a quest for identity, an obsession with the mysteries behind everyday reality, and an existential torment manifested in the fantastic. Using archival footage of the author and extensive commentary from his contemporaries-including biographer Mario Goloboff, filmmaker Manuel Antin, and former Argentine president Raul Alfonsin-this program examines the major events of Cortazar's wide-ranging life and career. His birth in Belgium, his early years as a school teacher, and his relationships with revolutionary leaders are all presented in detail, along with astute analysis of his complex and enigmatic work
Pablo Neruda : love, protest, and exile( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pablo Neruda epitomizes the Latin American intersection of politics and poetry. This program illustrates the magnitude of his achievements, examining his literary output as well as his political activities. Incorporating archival photographs, film footage, and scholarly commentary, the video describes Neruda's early writing, his attitude toward Stalin, his embrace of Communism, and the ideological stances that compelled him into hiding and exile. His love poems, his 1971 Nobel Prize in Literature, his contributions as Chilean diplomat and senator, and his passionate protest against the interference of the Nixon administration are all featured
El rey del once = Tenth man( Visual )

2 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in Spanish and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years away, Ariel returns to Buenos Aires seeking to reconnect with his father Usher, who founded a charity foundation in Once, the city's bustling Jewish district where Ariel spent his youth. In the process of trying to meet his father and getting entangled in his charitable commitments, Ariel meets Eva. Eva's independent spirit motivates Ariel to come to grips with the traditions that once divided him and his father
Chinese takeaway by Sebastián Borensztein( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Buenos Aires, the bitter and methodic Roberto is a lonely man and the owner of a hardware store. Roberto collects bizarre worldwide news in an album as a hobby and his acquaintance Mari has an unrequited love for him, but Roberto is always evasive. One day, Roberto sees a Chinese named Jun being expelled from a taxi while he is watching the landing of airplanes in the airport and he helps the man to stand up. Jun does not speak Spanish and shows a tattoo with an address on his arm. Roberto heads to the spot with Jun and discover that the place belonged to Jun's uncle that sold it three and half years ago. Roberto goes with Jun to the police station, to the China's embassy and to a Chinese neighborhood to seek out his uncle but it is a fruitless search. Roberto lodges Jun in his house and after a series of incidents, he finds a delivery boy to translate Jun and he learns the dramatic story of his life."--IMDb
Chiquititas : rincón de luz( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belén is a young charmer of 20 years who, at the request of two fantastic personages, a young goblin and the wise person of the library, begins to become more assertive. Belén finds a book left in the library from which pages come out the laughing and weeping of boys. Belén decides to contact a group of orphans lodged in a dismal and sad orphanage run by a Colonel and his collaborator, Marga
Neruda by Pablo Larraín( Visual )

3 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1948 Chile, poet and Communist Senator Pablo Neruda suffers political persecution after criticizing President Gabriel González Videla's brutal anti-communist repression in a speech in the National Congress. This leads to a manhunt for his arrest, led by the fascist Police Prefect Óscar Peluchonneau, inspiring Neruda to write his epic collection of poems, Canto General. As the legend of the poet hounded by the policeman grows, artists led by Pablo Picasso clamor for Neruda's freedom. Neruda plays with the inspector, leaving clues designed to make their game of cat-and-mouse more dangerous and intimate."--Container
Papa se volvio loco!! = Dad must be crazy!!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juan and Ana are planning a second honeymoon to Santo Domingo and decide to invite Marito, Ana's brother, and his wife to come along. When they arrive at the beach, Juan is tempted by a beautiful local girl
Dibu : la película( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dibu is an animated young boy, literally. He's a cartoon who comes to life in our world and moves into the house of a suburban family. Like most young boys he is curious and a bit mischievous. One day he takes part in a car race and finds an adventure beyond his wildest dreams, while his parents are away no less
Cleopatra by Eduardo Mignogna( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How did a Greek without a drop of Egyptian blood become one of the most famous Egyptians of all time? Go back to the time of Alexander the Great, who established Egypt's Ptolemaic dynasty, into which Cleopatra was born. Explore the true source of her beguiling power, her intelligence. You'll find that this study of Cleopatra as ruler, mother and consort reveals a woman very different from her reputation
The German doctor by Àlex Brendemühl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patagonia, 1960. A German doctor meets an Argentine family and follows them to a small town where the family will be starting a new life. The family welcomes the doctor into their home and entrusts their young daughter to his care, unaware that he is a notorious war criminal. At the same time, Israeli agents are desperately looking to bring "the German doctor" to justice
Corazón de León( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivana is a divorced lawyer who loses her cell phone during an argument. Fortunately it is found by León, a divorced architect, who calls her to let her know. The conversation goes so well that they decide to meet for a date. All goes well, except for one thing-- Ivana cannot be sure that she will overcome her prejudices when she sees that León is only 4' 9"
La fuga = The runaway( Visual )

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

"In the summer of 1928, several inmates from the National Penitentiary in Buenos Aires managed to escape. The film narrates the fate of each of these runaways in search of their destiny - tough men with their own ethical codes and ready to do anything not to return to prison. Some of them will suffer violent deaths, while others manage de disappear. Sordid and moving stories, not excluding tenderness and love, mercy or horror sealed with a pact of prison love that will remain in the heart of Buenos Aires, as witness of the yearned-for freedom"--Internet Movie Database
La suerte en tus manos by Daniel S Burman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A professional poker player seeks out an old flame after his marriage fizzles"--Www.imdb.com
 
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