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Roth, Cecilia 1958-

Overview
Works: 117 works in 475 publications in 6 languages and 4,987 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Contributor, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cecilia Roth
Todo sobre mi madre All about my mother by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
96 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuela is the perfect mother. A hard-working nurse, she's built a comfortable life for herself and her teenage son. But when tragedy strikes and her son is killed in a car accident, her world crumbles
Lucía, Lucía ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A woman's search for her missing husband ignites a dangerous and unexpectedly romantic adventure. It's a wild ride through the mysterious territory of identity, as Lucia finds herself in a triangle of love and friendship with a reawakened passion for life that's different from anything she ever imagined!"--Container back cover
Un lugar en el mundo A place in the world by Adolfo Aristarain ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama set against the backdrop of a ranching valley in Argentina, which chronicles a confrontation between traditional values and the incursions of progress
Martín (Hache) by Adolfo Aristarain ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martín "H" (for "hijo" [son in Spanish] thus his nickname, "hache" [Spanish for the letter "h"] or "Junior" in English) suffers an overdose after his girlfriend breaks up with him. Hache is directionless and difficult, so his mother sends him to live with his father, an Argentine expat who lives in Madrid. Martín tries to reach out to his son, but it soon becomes clear that Hache needs to leave his father's place and make his own way
Viva Pedro the Almodóvar collection by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eight of director Pedro Almodóvar's original films
Segunda piel Second skin ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Elena discovers that her husband is involved in a passionate affair with another man, he tries desperately to convince her - and himself - that the affair was a mistake. But he soon finds that his love is real. When Elena's husband is encouraged to start a new life, one that is true to his real feelings, this strange triangle takes a turn that no one expects
Epitafios ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This critically acclaimed suspense drama follows the cat-and-mouse game between a police officer who is looking for a reason to live and a psychotic serial killer bent on revenge, who has found a reason to kill
Kamchatka by Marcelo Piñeyro ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1976, during the time of the "disappeared ones" in Argentina, two boys are moved to the countryside by their parents in an effort to keep the family together as long as possible
Laberinto de pasiones Labyrinth of passion ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Almodovar's early '80s Madrid, a depraved, soap-operatic world of street queens, exiled princes, transvestite punks, artificial-insemination doctors, sensitive nymphos, mourning psychos, and angry terrorists
Alles über meine Mutter ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laberinto de pasiones by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sexilia is a young sex fiend, member of a female rock group and daughter of a brilliant and twisted gynecologist. She is in love with Riza Niro, heir to a fallen Arab empire, who is more preoccupied with make up and men than with international politics. They are the central couple around which the film revolves, just one step away from losing control"--Container label
Todo sobre mi madre by Pedro Almodóvar ( Book )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A birthday treat turns ino heart-rending tragedy for single mother Manuela when her teenage son is killed in a car accident after a performance of 'A streetcar named desire' starring his favourite actress Huma Roja ... Manuela goes to Barcelona to finally tell his father about the son he never knew he had." [box cover note]
Cenizas del paraíso Ashes from paradise ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A judge falls from the roof of the Federal Courthouse. A woman is murdered. Between them and the three sons of the judge there is a connection that will be investigated by a woman judge who is determined to discover the truth
Vidas privadas Private lives ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A former torture victim under the Argentinian dictatorship, Carmen Uranga now lives a fast-paced life in Madrid, taking comfort only with hired sex partners who aren't allowed to touch her. However, when her aging father has a stroke, Carmen returns to Argentina to be with her family. Now, Carmen must grapple with her memories, and eventually learn to love again. But when more about the past comes to light ... the truth is far more shocking than anyone expected
Deseo Beyond desire ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A movie about the political situation by the end of WWII and also a forbidden love story between a married communist woman and a NAZI
Pantaleón y las visitadoras Captain Pantoja and the special services ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pantaleón y las visitadoras: A dedicated Peruvian army captain (and devoted husband) is put in charge of a top secret military operation--setting up a brothel in the Amazon jungle to satisfy the needs of his fellow soldiers. Vidas privadas: Carmen Uranga, an Argentine exile, returns to her homeland after 20 years when her father has a stroke. As Carmen struggles with her memories, a new shocking truth from her past comes to light
All about my mother by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Academy Award Winner 2000. (Best Foreign Language Film). From acclaimed Spanish director Pedro Almodovar All About My Mother is a delirious, baroque drama sturated with extreme characters, hilarious interactions and vibrant colours
Epitafios ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Critically acclaimed suspense drama that follows the cat-and-mouse game between a police officer who is looking for a reason to live and a psychotic serial killer bent on revenge, who has found a reason to kill. Renzo Marquez and Marina Segal join forces again to solve yet another logic-defying homicide case. With the help of XL, a psychiatric patient suffering from low brain activity, they manage to anticipate a serial killer's next move. Contains all 13 episodes of Season 2
I'm so excited! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With malfunctioning landing gear, the fight attendants on a Madrid-Mexico City flight try to distract the passengers from this crisis with comical results
Arrebato by Iván Zulueta ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A director of horror films becomes obsessed with the relationship between image and reality in this meditation on the power of cinema
 
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Rot, Cecilia Rotemberg.
Rotemberg Rot, Cecilia.
Roth, Cecilia
Roth, Cecilia, 1956-
Roth, Celia, 1956-
Roth, Celia, 1958-
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