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Castanedo, Rafael

Overview
Works: 38 works in 75 publications in 3 languages and 1,450 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Surrealist films  Motion pictures  Biographical films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Television plays  History  Fantasy films 
Roles: Film editor, Author of screenplay, Director, Author, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rafael Castanedo
Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie = Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in French and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined."
Profundo carmesí = Deep crimson by Arturo Ripstein( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Coral es una regordeta y solitaria enfermera con dos niños pequeños e insatisfecha con su vida. Sus ansias amorosas la llevan a contactar a través de las páginas de 'corazones solitarios' a otra alma sola que busca compañía, Nicolás. Este resulta ser un galán de pacotilla y bisoñé, que se dedica a seducir mujeres solitarias, para robarles y matarlas. Coral descubre su juego y por estar con él, está inclusive dispuesta a ayudarlo. Coral se ha enamorado apasionadamente de Nicolás y lo deja todo para seguirle. Así comienza una extraña dependencia que culmina en genuino amor"--Container
Frida, naturaleza viva by Paul Leduc( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Made before Selma Hayek's homage, Paul Leduc made this biographical drama in 1983. Played by Ofelia Medina and Juan José Gurrola, where the painter, on his deathbed, recalls significant parts of his life. A series of curious characters - Trotsky, Siquerios, and others - and parts of his life that plagued its existence are the essence of this film. -- From case
Mexico City( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program tells the story of Mexico City from its founding as Tenochitlan to its development into what is probably the world's largest and mist polluted city
Cabeza de Vaca by Nicolás Echevarria( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basado en los escritos del conquistador español del mismo nombre, narra cómo se embarcó en la expedición de Pánfilo de Narváez a la Florida. Cuando la expedición naufraga en las costas de Texas, tras ser diezmados por las flechas indígenas, Cabeza de Vaca cae prisionero y es convertido en esclavo junto con algunos sobrevivientes de la expedición. Durante varios años Alvar Nuñez será el servidor de un chamán trashumante y aprenderá sus técnicas curativas
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie = The discreet charm of the Bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined"--Container
Cabeza de Vaca( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En 1527, durante los primeros años de la conquista española, Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, tesorero de Carlos I de España, se embarca en la expedición de Pánfilo de Narváez a Florida. La expedición naufraga en las costas de Lousiana. Alvar es hecho prisionero y convertido en esclavo. Después de sufrir todo tipo de humillaciones es dejado en libertad. Se reencuentra con cuatro compañeros y juntos emprenden un viaje de cuatro años que culminará en lo que hoy es el territorio de Sinaloa" -- Container
El apando by José Revueltas( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dirigida por Felipe Cazals y basada en la novela de José Revueltas, "El apando" nos ofrece una visión muy particular sobre el ineficiente sistema penitenciario que prevalecio en el "Palacio Negro de Lecumberri" durante la década de 1960. Un par de criminales: Polonio (Manuel Ojeda) y Albino (Salvador Sánchez) encuentran el modo de burlar a la seguridad del penal para introducir drogas de una manera impensable hasta ese momento. En la celda de castigo "La Meche" (María Rojo) y "La Chata" (Delia Casanova) provocan un escándalo que traerá como consecuencia un terrible desenlace
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie by Luis Buñuel( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined. Mixes biting social satire with bold surrealistic invention as the dinner party serves to lampoon such targets as diplomats, wealthy socialites, and even radical terrorists
Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie : Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined."--Container
Principio y fin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their father dies, the Boteros' life changes dramatically. After the funeral, the mother, Ignacia, decides that the fate of her three older children will be to support the "bright future" of the youngest one, Gabriel. Doing that, the mother condemnes Guama to a life into drugs; the shy and ugly Mireya will be closely knitted to a sewing machine while sensitive Nicolas shall give up his dreams of becoming a writer. Attending the fall of their siblings will be an unbearable burden to Gabriel
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie : the discreet charm of the bourgeoisie( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ambassador of the small South American country of Miranda is trafficking in drugs with some French bourgeois friends of his. But every time they want to have dinner together, their plans are put off due to unexpected events. In their quest of a lavish feast, the dividing-line between reality and dreams becomes unclear for each guest, leading to complete and utter ridicule
Servando Teresa de Mier( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using excerpts from his writings, this program traces the life of Mexican priest, intellectual, and political leader Fray Servando Teresa de Mier (1763-1827)
J. Joaquín Fernández de Lizardi( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the work of Mexican novelist J. Joaquín Fernández de Lizardi and presents excerpts from his writing. 13
Barroco( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Spanish quasi-historical musical fantasy about the Conquest of the Americas, filmed in the Baroque style and set in Mexico and Cuba
Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined
Reed, Mexico insurgenté by Paul Leduc( Visual )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1994 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of John Reed, American journalist who covered the Mexican revolt of 1914
The discreet charm of the bourgeoisie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined."--Container
Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie = Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined."--Container
Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined."--Container
 
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Languages
Spanish (24)

French (24)

English (7)