WorldCat Identities

Solá, Miguel A.

Overview
Works: 93 works in 257 publications in 9 languages and 1,924 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Miguel A Solá
Tango by Carlos Saura ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the film tells the story of director Mario Suarez's quest to make the ultimate tango film. Lonely after his wife (one of the film's stars) has left him, Mario must find the themes that will hold the film together, while simultaneously permitting his musicians and dancers the freedom of expression that is necessary to satisfy the tango-hungry Argentine audience. Things become complicated when Mario falls in love with Elena, a beautiful and talented young dancer who is the girlfriend of the powerful and dangerous Angelo Larroca, an investor in the picture. And Mario's creative vision is challenged by his investors when he plans a scene that recreates Argentina's dark years of political suppression and "disappearances."
A shadow you soon will be Una sombra ya pronto serás by Héctor Olivera ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nameless washed-up computer programmer walks off into the endless pampas after the train he is on breaks down in the middle of nowhere. We follow him as he wanders through forgotten towns, deserted hotels, abandoned highways and broken dreams, encountering along the road a succession of equally lost souls, including a globe-trotting gambler, a circus owner whose performers left him "because the whole country was a circus" and a tarot reader with large gaps in her knowledge of the future
Fausto 5.0 by Isidro Ortiz ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by the Faust legend, this haunting thriller explores the dark side of seduction when a doctor is granted his every wish by a mysterious former patient
No habrá más penas ni olvido Funny dirty little war ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in Spanish and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black comedy about the eruption of a civil war in a quiet Argentine village when a local Peronist politician claims a municipal clerk is a communist
Sé quién eres by Patricia Ferreira ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paloma, una joven psiquiatra adquiere la posición de Directora en una clinica de para pacientes con problemas mentales. Cuando Paloma conoce a Mario, un hombre con una extraña forma de amnesia conocida como el sindrome de Korsakov, queda inmediatamente fascinada con el. Intrigada, Paloma, emprende un recorrido por el pasado de Mario y se encuentra con un pasado peligroso. Un pasado que ahora amenaza la vida de los dos
Funny dirty little war No habrá más penas ni olvido ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in Spanish and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A civil war erupts in a quiet rural Argentine village when a local Peronist politician claims a municipal clerk is a communist. This savage comedy lampoons political zealots of all kinds, while exposing the roots of the real terrorism that Argentina suffered under the military junta. At first the petty squabblings make for satirical slapstick, until the machismo escalates into increasingly violent retaliations
El amor y el espanto ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This work of historical fiction confronts the renowned Argentine writer/poet/social critic Jorge Luis Borges with characters and situations from his stories and poems
Tangos, el exilio de Gardel ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the Parisian exile of a group of Argentinians
El alquimista impaciente by Patricia Ferreira ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ironic and intriguing story of two detectives, Vila and Chamorro, who are investigating the mysterious death of a nuclear plant worker who was bound and gagged in a shady motel room
Luna llena Full moon ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the novel by Antonio Muñoz-Molina, this nerve-wracking thriller describes a crime in a small provincial city, where a young girl's body is found brutally murdered in the woods
Plenilunio by Imanol Uribe ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Police inspector Manuel Cervera returns to the provincial city of his youth, investigating the particularly heinous murder of a schoolgirl. A 40ish recovering alcoholic with a wife in the local mental hospital, Cervera finds himself romantically drawn to the victim's teacher, Susana Grey
La nave de los locos ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un jefe mapuche incendia un complejo turístico en una pequeña ciudad del sur de Argentina, causando la muerte del hijo del dueño. El jefe es arrestado por homicidio pero se niega a defenderse. En cambio, espera la llegada del Caleuche (o, Nave de los Locos), la entidad de la mitología mapuche que lo inspiró para iniciar el incendio. Una abogada nombrada por el tribunal para defender al jefe se entera de que éste actuó de acuerdo con las leyes de su pueblo, para defender un cementerio sagrado de las empresas constructoras
Sur by Fernando E Solanas ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Floreal (Miguel Ángel Solá), a political prisoner in Argentina, is liberated at the end of the dictatorship in 1983. His wife Rosi (Susú Pecoraro) waits for him with their young son, while she wrestles with the guilt of having had an affair with a family friend. As Floreal wanders the empty streets on his way home, he is confronted with the ghosts of his and his country's past
Tangos, l'exil de Gardel Tangos, the exile of Gardel by Fernando E Solanas ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the Parisian exile of a group of Argentines, producing a Tango-dy
Luna llena ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No te fallare: Based on a television program with the same name. High school has ended. Valle y Quimi decide to celebrate with their friends by taking a trip to the beach. There they promise to never separate and to always remain friends. Three years have past, the friends are reunited during a school party. They discover that many things have changed and for some the changes have been difficult
Casas de fuego ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Movie based on the life of Salvador Mazza, an Argentine microbiologist who ignored the scorn of society to work for the better good of the people
Momentos by Maria Luisa Bemberg ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mar del Plata is the setting for the story of a woman who tries--in her forties--to recapture her adolescence and make right the aspects that went wrong. Though she is happily married, she falls in love with a young man and leaves her husband behind. In this experience, she searches for the meaning of her existance and learns to accept its limitations
Octavia by Basilio Martín Patino ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rodrigo returns to his childhood home of Salamanca for a conference after a four-decade absence. After a career as a guerrilla in Latin America, secret agent in the Eastern Bloc and official for an international agency, it is time to assess the realities of a new political age. While Rodrigo may have attempted to put his past life behind him, the memory of his now deceased, wayward mother and his old-world family returns to haunt him. In an old city dominated by the weight of tradition, Rodrigo discovers a daughter about whose existence he had never known, as well as a grand-daughter, the enigmatic and beautiful Octavia. A rebellious teenager, Octavia dismisses her grandfather's old politics, possessing her own sense of what freedom means. Patino's film is a poetic, assured contemplation on the pain of returning somewhere you never really left and the accompanying ironies of a man obsessed with history who cannot face his own
El corredor nocturno ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eduardo, manager of an insurance company, likes to go running when the pressure gets to him. One day, returning from a failed business trip, he meets a mysterious and seemingly kind man who invites him to change his life, but little by little. This process causes Edurado to slide into ambiguous territory where the certainties are fading, and running becomes useless
La playa de los galgos by Mario Camus ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man, searching for his brother who has been missing for ten years after being implicted in a terrorist bombing, becomes involved with a mysterious woman. Together, the two search for the lost brother
 
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Alternative Names
MIGUEL ANGEL SOLA
Solá, Miguel 1950-
Solá, Miguel Ángel
Solá, Miguel Angel 1950-
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