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Brando, Luisina

Works: 8 works in 63 publications in 5 languages and 545 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Comedy films  Musical films  Internet videos  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Fiction 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Luisina Brando
De eso no se habla = I don't want to talk about it by Maria Luisa Bemberg( Visual )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated world traveller (Mastroianni) retires to a small town and is drawn to a much younger woman (Podesta). The smartest, most talented woman in town, she is in many ways a perfect match for him. But, because she is a dwarf, she has been sheltered by her overprotective mother from the realities of life
Señora de nadie = Nobody's wife by Maria Luisa Bemberg( Visual )

11 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonor is living the good life: a husban, two kids, a comfortable home. But when she discovers her husband is cheating on her, that life collapses. Leonor flees the world she knows, finds a new job and begins to meet new men. From a distance, she cautiously observes her children
Boquitas pintadas by Manuel Puig( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lies, double personalities, and the evil pettiness of life in a small town converge in Leopoldo Torre Nilsson's brilliant adaptation of a novel by Manuel Puig. Nene, a married woman with two children, receives news that her childhood sweetheart, Juan Carlos, has died. She gradually pieces together a complex mosaic of his life. What emerges is a brilliant, acid-sharp portrait of a man driven by fear into a life of self-deception"--Container
Los gauchos judíos by Juan José Jusid( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrayal of the life of Jewish immigrants in the province of Entre Rios, Argentina around the beginning of the 20th century
El hombre de la deuda externa( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a businessman inherits millions of dollars from an unknown relative, he decides to pay the national debt
La Parte del leon = The lion part( Visual )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a bank robbery, the thieves, knowing that the police are hot on their tail, hide the loot. A man finds it and decides to keep it. It's millions, yet the bills are numbered and he cannot spend it. The gangsters trail him and they are merciless
Miss Mary by Maria Luisa Bemberg( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Buenos Aires, this is the story of a cultured English governess whose display of compassion disrupts the tradition-bound existence of the wealthy Argentine household in which she works
El Año del conejo( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Pépé faces his 55th birthday, everything seems to be going wrong - his marriage of 20 years, his job, his teenage children. Overwhelmed by this mid-life crisis, he decides to abandon everything and start over. His discarded wife, Norma, with the help of her children, becomes a glamorous businesswoman. Then, eventually, she and Pépé meet one more time
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.47 (from 0.42 for De eso no ... to 0.74 for El hombre ...)

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