WorldCat Identities

Tana, Gabrielle

Overview
Works: 17 works in 58 publications in 5 languages and 4,423 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Film and video adaptations  History 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gabrielle Tana
Philomena by Stephen Frears( Visual )
8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Judi Dench stars in the story of Philomena Lee, mother to a boy conceived out of wedlock and given up for adoption. Nearly 50 years later, Philomena meets Martin Sixsmith, a former BBC reporter looking for his next big story. Together, they embark on a journey to locate her long lost son. As the pieces of the puzzle come together, the unlikely travel companions form a comic and heartwarming friendship. Based on the 2009 investigative book by Martin Sixsmith
The duchess by Saul Dibb( Visual )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true story it is, in its way, a horror story, this portrait of a dazzling young woman at the mercy of the misfortunes of love and the inequalities of the age in which she lived. Married off as an innocent 17-year-old to a much older man, his only interest in the match is her ability to produce a male heir. Installed within the gilded cage of marriage, she discovers he expresses more affection for his dogs than for her. When the first child is female, he takes a mistress and ignores her, until she finds true love--insisting on his lordly right to thwart her. Although she fights hard for her own piece of happiness, eventually, she has to make a choice many, many women will recognize
The invisible woman ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2014 in English and German and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nelly, a happily-married mother and schoolteacher, is haunted by her past. Her memories, provoked by remorse and guilt, take us back in time to follow the story of her relationship with Charles Dickens with whom she discovered an exciting but fragile complicity
La Duquesa ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georgiana fue la mujer más fascinante de su época, el siglo XVIII. Pero mientras que su belleza y su carisma le forjó un nombre en la historia, el amor siempre se le escapó. Casada muy joven con uno de los hombres más ricos de Inglaterra, el duque de Devonshire, fue confidente íntima de políticos y miembros de la Casa Real e influyente política para el partido liberal. Sin embargo, en el núcleo de su historia está la búsqueda desesperada de afecto y amor
La Duquesa The Duchess ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georgiana fue la mujer más fascinante de su época, el siglo XVIII. Pero mientras que su belleza y su carisma le forjó un nombre en la historia, el amor siempre se le escapó. Casada muy joven con uno de los hombres más ricos de Inglaterra, el Duque de Devonshire, fue confidente íntima de ministros y la Casa Real e influyente política para el partido liberal. Sin embargo, en el núcleo de su historia está la búsqueda desesperada de afecto y amor
The duchess The painted veil ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Painted veil: Set in the 1920s. A young English couple, Walter a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman, get married for all the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai where Kitty falls in love with someone else. When Walter discovers her infidelity, in an act of vengeance, he accepts a job in a remote village in China that is being ravaged by a deadly epidemic. He takes his wife along and their journey brings meaning to their relationship and gives them purpose in one of the most remote and beautiful places on earth
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Caius Martius 'Coriolanus' is a feared and revered Roman general, suddenly pitted against his own city and fellow citizens. Rebelling against the power-hungry designs of his manipulative mother and rejected by his own people, Coriolanus incites a riot that expels him from Rome. The banished hero joins forces with his sworn enemy Tullus Aufidius to extract his revenge and determine his destiny. Set in contemporary times
The duchess / #550 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire. She was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life. She was a vibrant beauty and celebrity of her time. Georgiana is trapped in an unhappy marital triangle with her husband and his live-in mistress. She falls passionately in love with Earl Grey, an ambitious young politician, and the affair causes a bitter conflict with her husband and threatens to erupt into a scandal. Now she must face an agonizing choice between her hopeless but passionate love affair or her responsibilities as a duchess
Księżna = The duchess ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philomena ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Judi Dench stars in the story of Philomena Lee, mother to a boy conceived out of wedlock and given up for adoption. Nearly 50 years later, Philomena meets Martin Sixsmith, a former BBC reporter looking for his next big story. Together, they embark on a journey to locate her long lost son. As the pieces of the puzzle come together, the unlikely travel companions form a comic and heartwarming friendship. Based on the 2009 investigative book by Martin Sixsmith
Philomena eine bewegende Komödie über eine ungewöhnliche Freundschaft ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Animals with the Tollkeeper = Ángeles y demonios ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"La última cosa en el mundo que Henry (Tim Roth, TIEMPOS VIOLENTOS) necesitaba después de un incesante día de conducir su taxi alrededor de la ciudad de Manhattan, era ser abordado por un siniestro y bien vestido aprendíz de mafioso (John Turturro, BARTON FINK) pero, así es la vida. Después de eso y sin saber como, Henry comienza una asombrosa odisea en la que tras conocer a tres alocados ancianos de sabiduría angelical y a una mujer de belleza diabólica, renunciará a su antigua vida para buscar la verdadera felicidad."--Envase
The duchess Düşes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Chronicles the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire. She was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life. She was a vibrant beauty and celebrity of her time. Georgiana is trapped in an unhappy marital triangle with her husband and his live-in mistress. She falls passionately in love with Earl Grey, an ambitious young politician, and the affair causes a bitter conflict with her husband and threatens to erupt into a scandal. Now she must face an agonizing choice between her hopeless but passionate love affair or her responsibilities as a duchess
Gerchogini︠a︡ ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Tajemnica Filomeny ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Die Herzogin The duchess ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Ihre Abenteuer- und Lebenslust machten sie berühmt und berüchtigt: Georgiana Spencer wird jung von ihrer Mutter mit dem einflussreichen Herzog von Devonshire verheiratet. Doch schon bald fühlt sie sich gefangen in der Ehe mit dem eiskalten Herzog. Die lebenshungrige Georgiana findet Trost in ihrer Rolle als politische Aktivistin, Schönheitsideal und Fashion-Ikone. Je mehr sie von allen geliebt und bewundert wird, desto mehr zieht sich der Herzog von ihr zurück. Er bevorzugt die beste Freundin seiner Frau, Lady Bess Foster, und zwingt Georgiana zu einer "Ménage-à-trois". Gedemütigt und unglücklich begibt sich Georgiana auf die Suche nach ihrem eigenen Glück - und begegnet auf dem Weg der wahren Liebe
The duchess ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true story it is, in its way, a horror story, this portrait of a dazzling young woman at the mercy of the misfortunes of love and the inequalities of the age in which she lived. Married off as an innocent 17-year-old to a much older man, his only interest in the match is her ability to produce a male heir. Installed within the gilded cage of marriage, she discovers he expresses more affection for his dogs than for her. When the first child is female, he takes a mistress and ignores her, until she finds true love--insisting on his lordly right to thwart her. Although she fights hard for her own piece of happiness, eventually, she has to make a choice many, many women will recognize
 
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Alternative Names
Tana, Gabriella
Tana, Gaby.
Languages
English (43)
Spanish (7)
Basque (4)
German (2)
Russian (1)