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Condor Media (Firm)

Overview
Works: 63 works in 101 publications in 2 languages and 3,323 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Condor Media (Firm)
Aventurera ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Left alone after her mother runs off with another man and her father shoots himself, Elena attempts to make a new life for herself in Juarez but is drugged, seduced, and forced to work as a dancer and call girl in a nightclub. She soon rises to stardom as a dancer, but still plots revenge and escape
Vamonos con Pancho Villa! = Let's go with Pancho Villa! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This classic of Mexican cinema follows the adventures of six young men who leave their rural homes to join Pancho Villa's army. Together the men endure hardship, tragedy, and disillusionment for the cause of the Mexican Revolution
25 watts by Juan Pablo Rebella ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Saturday morning in Montevideo, three friends are still up from the night before, drinking beer and avoiding responsibility. Follow these lazy boys for 24 hours as they talk nonsense, encounter weird characters and drift in a state of chronic boredom
Botín de guerra Spoils of war ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"El realizador Daivd Blaustein se concentra en el legado de la "guerra sucia" argentina durante los años 1976-83, durante los cuales miles de ciudadanos fueron secuesrados, torturados y asesinados por el gobierno mlitar y sus hijos fueron tomados y dados en adopción a hogares de represores de la extrema derecha. La perseverancia de las abuelas de estos niños creó una fuerza que marchaba sin miedo contra las autoridades en la Plaza de Mayo y es a través de ellas que se creó un banco de datos DNA después de la restauración de la democracia, que ayuda a la identificación de estos chicos y que recupera este "botín de guerra"."--Estuche
No habrá más penas ni olvido by Héctor Olivera ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black comedy about the eruption of a civil war in a quiet Argentine village when a local Peronist politician claims a municipal clerk is a Communist
Nobody listened ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The brutal methods employed by Castro's government to maintain a stronghold on the Cuban population are chronicled in this revelatory documentary. Hear testimony from former Castro comrades, Communist leaders and supporters of fallen dictator Batista
La deuda interna Verónico Cruz ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the life of an Indian boy, from his birth in remote Argentina, to his death in the Falklands/Malvinas war
Back and forth De ida y vuelta ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filiberto, a Mexican migrant worker, returns to his home town after working for three years in the United States
Felicidades Merry Christmas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Various people from disparate backgrounds find their lives unexpectedly intertwined on Christmas Eve
Doña Herlinda y su hijo Doña Herlinda and her son by Jaime Humberto Hermosillo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Guadalajara, the story of a mother who organizes her gay son's life by arranging a marriage for him, then having the new wife, their new baby, and his gay lover all move into her home
Allá en el Rancho Grande ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orphaned siblings José Francisco and his sister Eulalia came to Rancho Grande to be watched over by their godmother Ángela. So did the unfortunate Cruz, their late mother's godchild, when she was orphaned as well. They grow up together with Felipe, the patron's son, who becomes José Francisco's best friend. Now Felipe has become the Patron, and has made José Francisco the manager. José Francisco is secretly in love with Cruz, but when Ángela notices that Felipe likes Cruz as well, a series of misunderstandings put their friendship to the test. This signature film marks the beginning of a new and distinctly Mexican genre, the comedia ranchera, which continues to be exploited in Mexican cinema. The classical hacienda (ranch) setting and its folkloric, romanticized nostalgia struck a chord with the Mexican middle class in the 1930s, doing much to establish mariachi as a national musical form
La pelicula del rey A king and his movie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A touching look at the obsessions of a filmmaker. While making a movie about the real-life story of a historical figure who proclaimed himself King, he finds his own dreams of cinematic grandeur are quick to fall victim to the intrusion of reality
Si sos brujo una historia de tango ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a group of young Argentine musicians who want to start a tango orchestra school but they need the "old guard" -- the true tango maestros -- to lead them, to transmit and pass on their teachings, so the young musicians are racing to learn and preserve the elegant and nuanced music played by the legendary Golden Age tango orchestras of Buenos Aires in the 40's and 50's before the aging musical icons pass on
A shadow you soon will be Una sombra ya pronto serás by Héctor Olivera ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nameless washed-up computer programmer walks off into the endless pampas after the train he is on breaks down in the middle of nowhere. We follow him as he wanders through forgotten towns, deserted hotels, abandoned highways and broken dreams, encountering along the road a succession of equally lost souls, including a globe-trotting gambler, a circus owner who performers left him "because the whole country was a circus" and a tarot reader with large gaps in her knowledge of the future
Lisboa ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tacky Portuguese traveling salesman gives a lift to a woman who is mysterious, sexy, possibly insane and filled with one surprise after another. She wishes to run away to Lisboa with him and initially he accommodates her. Then her maliciously psychotic family shows up to make matters worse. More confused by the mile, the matter turns darker when her unpleasant husband catches up with them
Lolo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dolores Chimal, also known as "Lolo", is an outcast boy who lives in the suburbs of Mexico City. After being assaulted and losing his job, as a result of a week in the hospital, he accidentally kills the local moneylender (an old woman) when trying to rob his mother's golden watch that she had pawned. Lolo is then hunted and blackmailed by everybody but his girlfriend, Sonia, who is forced to sell herself at a men's club to help him. With money in their hands, Sonia and Lolo share the feeling of guilt and shame, and with the events in the neighborhood that have united them to such degree they decide to flee together
The road El camino ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A family funeral offers Manuel the chance to search for the father he never met. He departs on his motorcycle across Patagonia and finds romance on the road with Carolina, a young photographer. Their bond is quickly tested when Manuel is dragged off to jail and escapes while the police are beating another inmate to death. The lovers are now on the run from a murderous cop determined to kill Manuel, his only witness
Bandidos Bandits ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1913, during a disturbing era filled with danger, a young boy escapes a bunch of bandits in the forest outside the boarding school where he lives. When he returns he finds that the bandits have ransacked the school and killed many of his schoolmates. Everyone else has fled, leaving him abandoned. The next day a gang of aspiring bandits around his own age show up and he reluctantly joins them. They go across the countryside robbing people at gunpoint, and planning to seek revenge on the bandits who destroyed the school
La tarea Homework ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film student secretly uses a camcorder during a sexual tryst with her ex-lover who helps her complete her "homework" assignment
Rompe el alba ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is based on the true story of the life of Pedro J. Gonzalez. As a boy of sixteen Pedro fought in the Mexican Revolution of 1910. For the next seven years he served under General Pancho Villa. Eventually he came to the United States with his wife and worked to better the lives of Mexican-Americans in California during the Depression years and to help reform the California penal system
 
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Languages
Spanish (37)
English (2)