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Besuievsky, Mariela

Overview
Works: 49 works in 136 publications in 2 languages and 3,611 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  History  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Slasher films  Horror films  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Producer
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 )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently retired criminal court investigator Benjamín decides to write a novel based on a twenty-five-year-old unresolved rape and murder case which still haunts him. Sharing his plans with Irene, the beautiful judge and his former colleague, Benjamín's initial involvement with the case is shown through flashbacks as he sets out to identify the murderer. But Benjamín's search for the truth will put him at the center of a judicial nightmare, as the mystery of the heinous crime continues to unfold in the present, testing the limits of a man seeking justice and personal fulfillment at last
El hijo de la novia by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rafael is a 42-year-old divorced father and restaurant owner who is overwhelmed with life. He feels guilty that he doesn't visit his mother, who is stricken with Alzheimer's disease; he lives in his father's shadow; he doesn't spend enough time with his daughter, and he can't commit to his girlfriend. When a series of unexpected events occurs, Rafael re-evaluates his life
El aura The aura by Fabián Bielinsky( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 494 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 )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 235 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 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
Inconscientes Unconscious by Leonor Watling( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 142 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 secreto de sus ojos A.I.E.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crime-thriller about judicial cover-ups and corruption in Argentina, told through flashbacks
The secret in their eyes by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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El penalti más largo del mundo( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 57 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 )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 57 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 36 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( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters torn apart by military dictatorship in Argentina meet in Texas after a 9 year separation
Everybody has a plan( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 23 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
Lista de espera Waiting list by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A una terminal de ómnibus en una pequeña ciudad de Cuba llega Emilio, un jóven ingeniero desempleado. La situación en la terminal es precaria, varias decenas de pasajeros esperan la llegada de algún ómnibus para ocupar los pocos asientos que se liberen, mientras es reparado el transporte propio de esa terminal
El dirigible by Pablo Dotta( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 15 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?
El secreto de sus ojos The secret in their eyes( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently retired criminal court investigator Benjamin decides to write a novel based on an unresolved rape and murder case, which still haunts him. Ben shares his plans with Irene, a judge and former colleague he has secretly been in love with for years. But Benjamin's search for the truth puts him at the center of a judicial nightmare, as the mystery of the heinous crime continues to unfold in the present, and tests the limits of a man who seeks justice and personal fulfillment at last
El cuerno de la abundancia by Juan Carlos Tabío( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rumor spreads of a vast inheritance with a tall tale involving nuns, pirate treasure and the Bank of England. Although initially sceptical about the promises of money for nothing, Bernadito and many others in the small town become convinced they're due a portion of the loot
Los crimenes de Oxford by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 11 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
Hermanas by Julia Solomonoff( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 9 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
Todos tenemos un plan( 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
 
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Besuievski, Mariela

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