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Plá, Rodrigo

Overview
Works: 28 works in 102 publications in 7 languages and 991 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Religious films  Anthology films  History  Short films  War films  Historical films 
Roles: Author, Restager , Director, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor, fmd
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rodrigo Plá
Monstruo de mil cabezas( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in Spanish and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sonia receives the news that her husband's cancer has progressed to a terminal stage, she races to secure the insurance company approval for the care that can help him. Met with indifference and negligence at every turn, Sonia's desperation triggers a primal survival instinct as a series of increasingly violent confrontations unfold. A sharp, urgent tale of a distraught woman intent on protecting her family at all costs
La zona by Rodrigo Plá( Visual )

51 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alejandro lives in the centre of Mexico City in an enclosed, self-sufficient zone surrounded by ghettos and policed by a powerful private security force. As dawn breaks on his birthday, three teens from the adjacent poorer neighborhood break into one of The Zone's houses. In the confusion, an old lady is killed, but a young housemaid escapes and warns the security guards. The guards shoot two of the robbers, but the third escapes and remains hidden inside The Zone. The Zone's residents meet at Alejandro's family's house to discuss what to do. After a heated debate, they decide not to report the crime to the police and to hunt the burglars down themselves
Desierto adentro( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aureliano tells the story of how his father Elias dedicated his life to building a church in order to gain God's forgiveness for a great sin he had committed
The delay = La demora by Rodrigo Plá( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in Spanish and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria lives with her three school-age children and 80-year-old father, Agustin. It's clearly a struggle for her to make ends meet and to juggle all of her commitments. Agustin has periods of lucidity, but his mental deterioration is such that Maria explores the possibility of his either living with another relative or moving into some kind of care facility. When both of these options seem impossible, Maria makes a drastic decision
La zona propriété privée by Rodrigo Plá( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolución = Revolution by Mariana Chenillo( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"R-100" : Deux travailleurs, Le Turc et le Rat, s'enfuient pour échapper à leur passé violent
Un monstruo de mil cabezas = monstre à mille têtes by Rodrigo Plá( Visual )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans une tentative désespérée d'obtenir le traitement qui pourrait sauver la vie de son mari, Sonia Bonet part en lutte contre sa compagnie d'assurance aussi négligente que corrompue. Elle et son fils se retrouvent alors pris dans une vertigineuse spirale de violence. Un animal blessé ne pleure pas, il mord...Présenté au Festival de venise et plébiscité par la critique, "Un monstre à mille têtes" est le nouveau film de Rodrigo Plá après le succès mondial de "La zona". Le cinéaste mexicain livre un thriller au suspens implacable qui est aussi le portrait d'une société rongée par la corruption et les inégalités. Un véritable tour de force quitémoigne de l'incroyable talent d'un auteur en prise directe avec la réalité de son pays." [Source : jaquette]
Revolución : la realidad cambia cuando es observada de cerca( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of ten short films that come together to celebrate the one hundred years since the Mexican revolution. A powerful and multifaceted compilation that expresses the rich culture and customs of contemporary Mexican society. Stories include the journey of a young Mexican-American woman bringing back her father's body to Mexico for burial, a tuba player living in a small village, children rescuing a priest that they find hanging upside down in a tree and a woman who works in a big box store
Revista film collection DVD( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to be used in teaching conversation, the DVD features short films by Hispanic filmmakers which form the basis of pre- and post-viewing activities in the textbook of the same title authored by María Cinta Aparisi, José A. Blanco, and Marcie Denise Rinka
The zone by Rodrigo Plá( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un monstre à mille têtes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans une tentative désespérée d'obtenir le traitement qui pourrait sauver la vie de son mari, Sonia Bonet part en lutte contre sa compagnie d'assurance aussi négligente que corrompue. Elle et son fils se retrouvent alors pris dans une vertigineuse spirale de violence. Un animal blessé ne pleure pas, il mord."
Fronteras prohibidas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The zone: An upscale gated community in Mexico City is forever changed after three teenagers from a poor neighborhood break into one of the houses
La zona( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Spanish and German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set within the gated communities of Mexico, La zona follows three young men from the wrong side of the fence who manage to break into 'the zone'. After an attempted burglary goes badly wrong the boys flee for their lives, however, one gets left behind ..." [box cover note]
La zona. The zone( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home use only
Boi Neon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film takes place within the world of the vaquejada, a traditional exhibition sport in which cowboys try to pull bulls to the ground by their tails. Neon Bull explores the vaquejada through the eyes of Iremar, a handsome cowboy who works the events. While he's not afraid to get his hands dirty, Iremar's real dream is to design exotic outfits for dancers
El ojo en la nuca by Concurso de Cortometrajes Versión Española-SGAE( Book )

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

Revolución 10 voix du cinéma mexicain s'unissent pour célébrer les 100 ans de la révolution( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dix voix du cinéma mexicain s'unissent pour célébrer les 100 ans de la Révolution Mexicaine. Cette compilation énergique et aux multiples facettes exprime ce moment historique qui résonne encore dans la société d'aujourd'hui."
La zona [DVD-Video] betreten verboten!( )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revista film collection DVD : Blanco( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Designed to be used in teaching conversation, the DVD features short films by Hispanic filmmakers which form the basis of pre- and post-viewing activities in the textbook of the same title authored by María Cinta Aparisi, José A. Blanco, and Marcie Denise Rinka
10 de 10 : Concurso iberoamericano de cortometrajes versión española - SGAE( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

10 cortos ganadores de los 10 años del Concurso Iberoamericano de Cortometrajes (2000-2009)
 
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Rodrigo Plá film director

Rodrigo Plá filmregisseur uit Mexico

Rodrigo Plá uruguayischer Regisseur

Пла, Родриго

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