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Sogepaq Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 85 works in 137 publications in 3 languages and 1,246 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Horror films  Dark comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Thrillers (Television programs) 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Sogepaq Video (Firm)
The buried mirror reflections on Spain and the New World by Carlos Fuentes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the diversity of peoples and cultures that make up the Hispanic world. Presents a survey of Hispanic past on both sides of the Atlantic, pointing out the importance of ritual and ceremony and the potency of the ever-present past in our lives today. Highlights the contributions of Hispanic arts and literature
Cosas que dejé en La Habana Things I left in Havana by Manuel Gutiérrez Aragón( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having left Havana for Madrid, three Cuban sisters find their aunt and a man who tries to seduce and exploit them
Love can seriously damage your health El amor perjudica seriamente la salud by Penélope Cruz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This romantic comedy charts the course of a long-time on-again-off-again love affair between Diana Balaguer and Santi Garcia
Volando voy by Luis Miguel Albaladejo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An 11-year-old car thief in late-'70s Madrid is an expert getaway driver and all-around career criminal
La madre muerta Dead mother by Juanma Bajo Ulloa( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a robbery, the woman of the house is killed. Before leaving the scene of the crime, the assassin feels a strange presence; a child is looking at him in the darkness of the house. Later on he will encounter this child, now a beautiful young woman
El espejo enterrado reflexiones sobre España y el Nuevo Mundo( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Espejo Enterrado consists of five one-hour programs on the historical roots of contemporary Hispanic history and culture discussing the origin of modern Latin America from the arrival of the Spanish conquerors to the present. La virgen y el toro: Carlos Fuentes examines the meaning of mestizaje, the mix of people that created Latin America: Spanish, Arab, Jewish, indigenous Indian and African. La Batalla de los dioses: Fuentes retraces the indigenous world through its pyramids and sculptures. The return of their blond, exiled god, Quetalcóat, was forecast for the very year Cortés reached its shores. La edad de oro: The colonies brough Spain enormous treasures, gold silver, chocolate, tomatoes, and the potato. Yet Spain's most powerful ruler, Philip II, lived in austere solitude in a cell-like study. El precio de la libertad: Every year a million Mexicans gether in the great central square of their capital to celebrate El Grito, the cry for indepence. Fuentes crosses the Andes to follow the steps of the great liberators, Bolívar and San Martín. Las tres hispanidades: Spain, Latin American and the Hispanic communities in the United States have all undergone enormous changes. Fuentes comments on the traditions which Hispanic immigrants bring to the US in art, music and dance, and respect for family ties
El amor perjudica seriamente la salud Love can seriously damage your health( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This romantic comedy charts the course of a long-time on-again-off-again love affair between Diana Balaguer and Santi Garcia
Vacas by Julio Medem( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story is set in a small Basque village, from 1875 to 1936. Two neighbor families compete between themselves for their cows, land and women, while two wars come and go. Divided into four different episodes that span through three generations of men and cows, the motion picture keeps somehow its continuity because the same actors play the main roles (the cows change though!)
Barrio by Fernando León( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three adolescent boys struggle with growing up in modern urban Spain
El viaje de Carol Carol's journey by Imanol Uribe( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Carol, una niña adolescente de madre española y padre norteamericano, viaja por primera vez a España en la primavera de 1938 en compañía de su madre. Separada de su padre, piloto en las Brigadas Internacionales al que ella adora, su llegada al pueblo materno transforma un entorno familiar lleno de secretos. Armada de un carácter rebelde, se opone a los convencionalismos de un mundo que le resulta desconocido. La complicidad con Maruja, las lecciones de vida de su abuelo y su amor por Tomiche, le abrirán las puertas a un universo de sentimientos adultos que harán de su viaje un trayecto interior desgarrado, tierno, vital e inolvidable"--Container
La Escopeta nacional by Luis García Berlanga( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1992 in Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centering on one of the many hunting extravaganzas organized for members of the ruling class, this comedy is about how business deals were made and concessions granted during the Franco years
La lengua de las mariposas by José Luis Cuerda( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Spanish and Galician and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy young boy is brought out of his cocoon by a wise teacher who shows him the wonder of the natural world around him, amidst the growing tensions and chaos of the Spanish Civil War
Los amantes del Círculo Polar Lovers of the Arctic Circle by Julio Medem( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otto and Ana are kids when they meet each other. Their names are palindromes. They meet by chance, people are related by chance. A story of circular lives, with circular names, and a circular place (Círculo polar) where the day never ends in the midnight sun. There are things that never end, and love is one of them
La ardilla roja by Julio Medem( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jota is a young man whose fortunes are down. His rocker girlfriend has left him and he is considering jumping off of a jetty late one summer night in San Sebastian. Before he can jump, a motorcyclist crashes through the barrier and Jota runs to assist. The woman has amnesia and Jota takes her to the hospital where he registers her as Lisa, his fiance. When "Lisa" has recovered physically, Jota takes her from the hospital and they go on a vacation to a campground called "The Red Squirrel"
El Crimen de Cuenca by Pilar Miró( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A realistically detailed film based on a true event in which two men were accused of killing a priest who disappeared from their town in the early 1900s. The mean are tortured to elicit confessions in scenes which graphically portray the methods of the Guardia Civil. The film is a plea to end police brutality and provincial ignorance. Banned in Spain until 1982
El viaje de Carol( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twelve-year-old Spanish-American girl from New York travels with her mother to Spain
El día de la bestia by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father Angel, a theologist expert, has spent the last 25 years of his life studying the Apocalypse of St. John. He is convinced that the Antichrist is about to be born on Christmas Day of 1995 in the city of Madrid. In order to come into contact with the Devil, the priest decides to initiate a career as a criminal and began a personal quest to find it and kill it before the Devil destroys the world
Al sur de Granada by Fernando Colomo( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Jonathan Gathorne-Hardy's biography of Gerald Brenan entitled "The interior castle", the story recounts how the young English author Brenan arrived during the 1920s in the Spanish village of Yegen (the eventual setting of his book "South of Granada") looking for a quiet place to write, and how he found romance
El Pájaro de la felicidad by Pilar Miró( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen is a strong and beautiful woman approaching fifty. At a dinner at her son's house, Carmen's son reproaches her for the way she has leds her life. When she leaves the apartment, preparing to get into her car, Carmen is sexually assaulted by a group of hoodlums. Back at home, her significant other, Fernando, seems unable to help her make sense of what has happened. Humiliated and frightened, Carmen checks into a hotel to be alone, and writes a letter to Fernando, in which she explains that she must look back and search for her parents, her first husband, her past
Amor fulminante Africa( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin must deal with his mother's death and his father being the prime suspect
 
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