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Moura, Edgar

Overview
Works: 23 works in 33 publications in 5 languages and 321 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Comedy films  Musical films  History  Romance films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Edgar Moura
 
Most widely held works by Edgar Moura
Tieta do Agreste by Carlos Diegues( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in Portuguese and English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El pueblo de Santa Ana Agreste está nervioso y ansioso ante el próximo regreso al pueblo de Tieta después de 26 años de ausencia. Cuando tenía 17 años, su hermana denunció su vida sexual, motivo por el cual, su padre la expulsó de la casa. Ahora viuda de un rico industrial, Tieta es recibida con honores ya que su fortuna es codiciada por muchos, pero ella oculta un oscuro secreto que puede destruir a Santa Ana
O testamento do senhor Napumoceno( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Portuguese and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The postumous story of Cape Verde's leading citizen, who leaves his fortune to the daughter no one knew he had. As part of her legacy, Graca receives a set of audiocassettes containing her father's personal accounts of his wild, romantic and often unethical exploits
Kickboxer3 : art of war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kickboxer4: "Sasha Mitchell triumphantly returns to the ring as David Sloan, fighting not just for his survival, but for his beautiful wife, who has become the sexual captive of the despicable world champion, Tong Po. Framed, forgotten and furious, Sloan has been wasting away in prison, but the Feds agree to release him, if he will lead them inside Tong Po's impenetrable Mexican fortress, protected by its deadly guards and adorned by its sexual slaves. Sloan reluctantly teams up with a female fighter to gain entry into Po's tournament of champions, a savage battle where winner takes all, and to Sloan, that means everything!"
Macumba : trance and spirit healing by Madeleine Richeport-Haley( Visual )

in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses spiritism, the belief that man can communicate with the supernatural world through mediums which act as intermediaries. Focuses on the voodoo cult of Brazil, macumba, and shows schizophrenics, epileptics, and drug addicts being treated with spiritist techniques
50 anos luz, câmera e ação by Edgar Moura( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Portuguese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anos rebeldes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Portuguese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mini series about the 1960s in Rio de Janeiro, when a politically engaged student falls in love with a left wing journalist's daughter who doesn't care for politics. The romance follows 15 years of Brazilian history, since President João Goulart deposition by military reactionary forces, until the first signs of restoration of democracy, in the 1980s."--Internet Movie Database website
Câmera na mão : som direto de informação by Edgar Moura( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in Portuguese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anos rebeldes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Portuguese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mini series about the 1960s in Rio de Janeiro, when a politically engaged student falls in love with a left wing journalist's daughter who doesn't care for politics. The romance follows 15 years of Brazilian history, since President João Goulart deposition by military reactionary forces, until the first signs of restoration of democracy, in the 1980s."--Internet Movie Database website
Tieta by Carlos Diegues( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinais de fogo Feuerzeichen( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fábula de la bella palomera by Gabriel García Márquez( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set on a panoramic Brazilian beach, this film confronts the sexual and social tensions between classes in the romantic story of a wealthy aristocrat's obsessive desire
Gaijin - caminhos da liberdade Gaijin - Wege in die Freiheit( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nha fala = My voice by Flora Gomes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Creoles and Pidgins and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is believed that any woman who sings in Vita's family will die, which causes a problem when Vita becomes an international singing star in France. Now she must return to Africa to stage her own death and resurrection
Cabra marcado para morrer = A man listed to die by Eduardo Coutinho( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In 1962, the Brazilian peasant leader João Pedro Teixeira was assassinated by two gunmen hired by local landowners. Teixeira's story was being filmed as a docu-drama with Teixeira's wife, Elizabeth, playing herself, but the 1964 military coup prevented the completion of the film. The entire crew was imprisoned and their equipment confiscated. Twenty years later, in a more democratic Brazil, director Eduardo Coutinho recovered his confiscated film and located Teixeira's widow and children. Coutinho's interviews with her and other families are interwoven with sequences from the original docu-drama to produce an unusually provocative historical film
Bete Balanço( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

50 anos luz, camara e ação by Edgar Moura( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Camarate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Luisa, a Portuguese Supreme Court judge, is given the file on the investigation of the airplane crash in which Prime Minister Francisco Sá Carneiro and other members of the Portuguese government were killed. She must decide whether the case should go to trial or not. Was the crash an accident, or an assassination?
A hora da estrela = the hour of the star( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A young woman from the impoverished countryside of northeast Brazil moves to the sprawling city of São Paulo. Her doomed quest for success amid the desperate poverty around her is tempered by the happiness she finds in her fantasies
Gaijin : caminhos da liberdade( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Story of young Japanese at the turn of the century who emigrate to Brazil to work the booming coffee plantations and to raise a family. They dream of one day returning to Japan but sickness and death surround them as they struggle to defend the rights of the workers and they remain in Brazil
Um trem para es estrelas( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Moura, Edgar Peixoto de 1948-

Peixoto de Moura, Edgar

Peixoto de Moura, Edgar 1948-

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