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Besuievsky, Mariela

Overview
Works: 44 works in 74 publications in 1 language and 3,358 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Film remakes  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  History  Documentary television programs  Fiction 
Roles: Producer, fmp
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mariela Besuievsky
El secreto de sus ojos by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crime-thriller about judicial cover-ups and corruption in Argentina, told through flashbacks
El hijo de la novia = Son of the bride by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family story set in Argentina about the life and times of Rafael Belvedere
El aura The aura by Fabián Bielinsky( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Espinoza is a taxidermist marked with strange qualities--a photographic memory and random fits of epilepsy. To escape his lonely everyday life, he spends his time lost in fantasy about the perfect heist. When a fatal hunting accident presents a golden opportunity, he takes the chance to put his plot into action. But living in a world of real violence might bring a lethal dose of reality to Espinoza--and the beautiful young woman he's brought into his plan. Now he must decide if criminal perfection is worth the ultimate price."--Container
Balada triste de trompeta The last circus by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sad Clown Javier finds work in a circus and befriends a cast of characters, including brutish Happy Clown Sergio, who humiliates Javier daily in the name of entertainment. He also meets Natalia, a gorgeous acrobat and abused wife of Sergio. Javier falls deeply in love with her and tries to rescue her from her cruel, violent husband, unleashing Sergio's jealousy. With neither man willing to back down, the twisted love triangle evolves into a ferocious battle that reaches unbelievable heights
Botín de guerra Spoils of war by David Blaustein( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 171 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
Inconscientes Unconscious by Joaquin Oristrell( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Barcelona in the early 1900s. A very pregnant Alma searches for her missing psychiatrist husband. Along the way she recruits her love-struck brother-in-law Salvador and discovers a world where gender bending psychoanalysis turns the roles of sex and sexuality inside out
El penalti más largo del mundo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fernando is a complete loser who suddenly has to replace an injured goalkeeper in the decisive match to win a local championship. With everyone counting on him, including the coach's attractive daughter, this average Joe has a chance to become a neighborhood hero
Heroina( Visual )

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

A middle-class mother of three, suddenly faces her greatest challenge when she discovers that her son ia a heroin addict and delinquent. A tale of an extraordinary woman's battle against those in power and society and what this means to her family
Luna de avellaneda by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a social and sports club in a Buenos Aires neighborhood and of those who try to save it from being closed."--Marcos Celesia
Hermanas Sisters by Julia Solomonoff( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine years after being separated, siblings Natalia and Elena Levin reunite in a suburban Texas, 1984. The two women stumble on an unpublished novel written by their father, which unveils the story of their family in the 1970s during the years of Argentina's military dictatorship. Unanswered questions and troubled memories force a tension between the sisters
The Oxford murders by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Martin, a young American grad student (Elijah Wood) ... is drawn into a complex murder mystery when his landlady is brutally slain. ... The gifted student joins forces with the brilliant Professor Arthur Seldom (John Hurt) to solve a series of murders seemingly linked by a series of codes and symbols. As they try to crack the code and find a dangerous killer, an elaborate puzzle begins to unravel in which every action has an effect beyond anything that Martin could have imagined"--Container of Contender Video version
El dirigible by Pablo Dotta( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, Baltasar Brum, ex-president of Uruguay, commited suicide in front of numerous photographers. Yet nowhere are the pictures which had captured the exact moment of his death. A young women, who claims be French, meets with the famous Uruguay writer, Juan Carlos Onetti. She confirms that the interview had taken place in Montevideo, with the writer ingognito, immediately following many years of voluntary exile. Yet photos from this meeting have likewise disappeared. What is the meaning of the pictures in a place without memory?
Todas las canciones hablan de mí( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man begins to feel that all the songs he hears are about him and the girl he likes
Todos tenemos un plan by Ana Piterbarg( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the surface, Agustin is lucky-- he is a doctor living in Buenos Aires with a lovely wife. But when his twin Pedro comes for a visit to announce that he has terminal cancer, Agustin takes it upon himself to take Pedro's identity and move to the Tiger Delta. Once there, he finds himself not only living amongst a seedy crowd, but becoming involved in a murderous intrigue
Everybody has a plan by Ana Piterbarg( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viggo Mortensen stars as a successful doctor who conspires to escape his life by assuming the identity of his identical twin brother, a dying criminal. However, his plan backfires when he's plunged into the sordid depths of his brother's backwater village, a deadly place where unsettled scores soon embroil him in a desperate fight for survival
El diario de Carlota( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carlota tiene 16 años y acaba de romper con Oriol porque él así lo ha decidido. Ella, al principio no entiende la razón de esta ruptura pero pensándolo bien... ¿No podría ser que Oriol se cansara de ella porque no ha querido hacerlo por decimoctava vez? Carlota decide escribir un diario sobre sus experiencias sexuales para lo que necesita la ayuda de sus amigas Elisa y Mireia y de sus padres
Paisito( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nada más pisar la tierra de sus padres, Xavi, el nuevo fichaje del Osasuna, se da de bruces con el pasado. Por primera vez pone los pies fuera del Paisito y se reencuentra con Rosana que se ha pasado veinte años esperando que Xavi viniera a buscarla y le explicara sus recuerdos de aquel Uruguay de 1973. Uruguay en el que su famosa democracia y sus millones de cabezas de ganado no podían ocultar el descontento del pueblo, la corrupción endémica de los políticos, los tupamaros, los milicos o el golpe de estado que ya se sabe que van a dar. En medio de todo aquello, sus padres no querían otra cosa que proteger a sus hijos y vivir una vida consecuente con sus ideas... y ver fútbol. Porque en el Paisito el fútbol lo es todo, incluso en tiempos de guerra
Sin retorno( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On a hot summer night in Buenos Aires, a hit-and-run accident will link the lives of three men, one of them played by Leonardo Sbaraglia. After running over a young man, the guilty driver leaves the scene of the crime without leaving a trace. The deceased young man's father, with the support of the media, demands that the person responsible for his son's death be hunted down and sent to jail. Entangled in a mesh of chance and despair, the characters in the story must face guilt, responsibility and the intimate need for redemption in an escalation that eventually reaches a point of no return"--Chicago Latino Film Festival website
La historia oficial Historias cotidianas / INCAA, Instituto Nacional de Cine y Artes Audiovisuales ; La Mano Producciones Audiovisuales ; Zafra Difusión S.A. ; un documental de Andrés Habegger ; dirección, Andrés Habegger ; producción, Carlos Varacca ; guión, Lucía Puenzo, Andrés Habegger. Botín de guerra / Zafra Difusión S.A., Argentina ; Tornasol Films S.A., España ; con Televisión Española y Arte presentan un film de David Blaustein ; dirigida por David Blaustein ; producida por David Blaustein, Gerardo Herrero y Mariela Besuievsky ; guión de Luisa Irene Ickowicz, David Blaustein( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[La historia oficial]: "A fictional look at a couple torn apart by the infamous Argentine campaign of killings and torture that sent thousands of accused terrorists to unmarked graves in the mid-and late-'70s. Alicia and Roberto adopted a little girl during this period of governmental terror in Argentina. Alicia has always wondered about the parents of their little girl, a topic her husband has forced her into forgetting as a condition of the adoption--he alone knows the full story."--Eleanor Mannikka, All Movie Guide
15 años y un día by Gracia Querejeta( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuando Jon, un adolescente conflictivo, es expulsado del colegio, su madre le manda a vivir con su abuelo Max, un militar retirado que ahora vive en un pueblo de la Costa de la Luz. A Jon le gusta vivir peligrosamente, y su abuelo se ha convertido en un hombre de costumbres tranquilas. Los dos tendrán que enfrentarse a sus limitaciones y a sus miedos
 
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Besuievski, Mariela

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Spanish (45)

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