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Puenzo, Luis

Overview
Works: 50 works in 295 publications in 8 languages and 5,212 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Film adaptations  Documentary television programs  Historical films  Coming-of-age films  Personal narratives  Interviews  Historical television programs 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Performer, Restager , Honoree, Author of dialog, Film editor, fmd
Classifications: PQ7297.F793, 863
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Most widely held works about Luis Puenzo
 
Most widely held works by Luis Puenzo
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

101 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The official story is the true account of a woman faced with the hardest choice she could make to live a lie, or risk tearing apart her own life and family
XXY by Lucía Puenzo( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

XXY: "Alex is a 15-year-old teenager with a dark secret. Soon after her birth, her parents decide to leave Buenos Aires to settle in an isolated wooden house tucked away in the dunes of the Uruguayan shoreline. As Alex begins to explore her sexuality, her mother invites friends from Buenos Aires to come for a visit with their 16-year-old son Álvaro. Álvaro's father is a plastic surgeon who accepted the invitation because of his medical concern for Alex. The inevitable attraction between the teenagers forces both families to face their worst fears. As rumors begin to spread, the town's fascination with Alex becomes dangerous."--Container
Clandestine childhood by Benjamín Ávila( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Argentina, 1979. After years of exile, 12-year-old Juan and his family return to Argentina under fake identities. Juan's parents are Montoneros guerillas who are being tracked down relentlessly by the Military Junta that rules the country. However, Juan's daily life is also full of warmth and humor."--Container
Broken silence by Rigoberta Menchú( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in 8 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five historical films about human courage, heroism, and triumph among the deepest of adversity during World War II
Old Gringo by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

39 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet, a frustrated spinster flees her unrewarding life in America hoping to discover the passion in her soul. Ambrose Bierce, the Old Gringo, is a retired journalist and adventurer who wanders through the hostile desert seeking some meaning to the last years of his life. Arroyo, a fiery young general, is driven by both the Revolution and his desire for Harriet. Set in the spectacle of the Mexican Revolution, their lives become inexplicably drawn together as they face love, death and war
El niño pez by Lucía Puenzo( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lala, a teenager from the most exclusive suburban neighborhood in Argentina, is in love with Guayi, the family's 20-year-old maid. They hatch a plan to rob Lala's family to fund their dream of living together in Paraguay at the shores of Lake Ypoa. Unexpectedly, however, Guayi is arrested and put in a minors institute near Buenos Aires for a crime she committed long ago. Desperate to be with her girlfriend, Lala hatches a dangerous rescue plan to get her back
La pu-- y la ballena The whore and the whale by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A writer going though an emotional crisis decides to research the work of an Argentinean photographer. Uncovering a passionate love story between her subject and a prostitute, she unearths hidden feelings of her own. She travel to the Argentine Patagonia in her quest for answers
The plague by Gaetano Giulio Zumbo( Visual )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a city quarantined due to a highly contagious disease that is killing more people every day, three men face the greatest test of their lives, and each responds in a different way to the challenge
The plague by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a city quarantined due to a highly contagious disease that is killing more people every day, three men face the greatest test of their lives, and each responds in a different way to the challenge
La historia oficial : libro cinematográfico by Aída Bortnik( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... follows Alicia, the sheltered wife of a wealthy businessman who begins to unravel the horrifying legacy of her country's past when she looks into the background of her own daughter ... "[box cover note]
Old gringo Geronimo : an American legend( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old gringo: Harriet, a frustrated spinster flees her unrewarding life in America hoping to discover the passion in her soul. Ambrose Bierce, the Old Gringo, is a retired journalist and adventurer who wanders through the hostile desert seeking some meaning to the last years of his life. Arroyo, a fiery young general, is driven by both the Revolution and his desire for Harriet. Set in the spectacle of the Mexican Revolution, their lives become inexplicably drawn together as they face love, death and war
Rojo : todo por la fama( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight singers compete in a talent show, and learn along the way that the price of fame and success can be too high for some
Some who live Algunos que vivieron ; Broken silence suite by Daniel Tarrab( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'histoire officielle [découpage intégral après montage et texte des dialogues bilingue] by Luis Puenzo( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in Spanish and French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La historia oficial / Historias cotidianas / INCAA, Instituto Nacional de Cine y Artes Audiovisuales ; La Mano Producciones Audiovisuales ; Zafra Difusión S.A. ; un documental de Andrés Habegger ; dirección, Andrés Habegger ; producción, Carlos Varacca ; guión, Lucía Puenzo, Andrés Habegger. Botín de guerra / Zafra Difusión S.A., Argentina ; Tornasol Films S.A., España ; con Televisión Española y Arte presentan un film de David Blaustein ; dirigida por David Blaustein ; producida por David Blaustein, Gerardo Herrero y Mariela Besuievsky ; guión de Luisa Irene Ickowicz, David Blaustein( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[La historia oficial]: "A fictional look at a couple torn apart by the infamous Argentine campaign of killings and torture that sent thousands of accused terrorists to unmarked graves in the mid-and late-'70s. Alicia and Roberto adopted a little girl during this period of governmental terror in Argentina. Alicia has always wondered about the parents of their little girl, a topic her husband has forced her into forgetting as a condition of the adoption--he alone knows the full story."--Eleanor Mannikka, All Movie Guide
The plague : by Luis Puenzo( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screenplay (photocopy) in English, identified as "Third Draft;" includes ms notes on t.p. regarding casting
Gringo viejo( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las vidas de una profesora, de un valeroso general del ejército mexicano y del "gringo viejo" (un periodista retirado y aventurero) se cruzan enfrentándose al amor, la muerte y la guerra que les rodea
Die offizielle Geschichte( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in German and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Argentine teacher lives in blissful ignorance of the evils perpetrated by her country's government. Over time, she begins to suspect that her adopted daughter may have been the child of a murdered political prisoner. When she attempts to unearth the truth, her investigation reveals levels of political corruption so abhorrent that the illusions of her past life are irrevocably shattered
Steven Spielberg und Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation präsentieren Broken silence fünf Filme; fünf Länder; fünf Visionen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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La historia oficial
Alternative Names
Luis Puenzo Argentine film director, film producer and screenwriter

Luis Puenzo Argentinischer Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

Luis Puenzo cinéaste et écrivain

Luis Puenzo filmregisseur uit Argentinië

Luis Puenzo regista e sceneggiatore argentino

Puenzo, Luis.

Puenzo, Luiz

Puenzo, Luiz 1946-

Puenzo Luiz 1949-....

Пуэнсо, Луис

لوئیس پوئنسو تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آرژانتینی

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Broken silenceOld gringo Geronimo : an American legend