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Pons, Ventura

Overview
Works: 104 works in 380 publications in 5 languages and 1,018 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Restager , Film editor, Performer, fmd, Corrector
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ventura Pons
Amic/amat Beloved/friend by Ventura Pons( Visual )

27 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in Catalan and Spanish and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a terminally ill professor who is in love with one of his students, a brilliant but wild, orphaned youth who moonlights as a male hustler
Carícies Caresses( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Barcelona, portrays eleven interlocking stories of intimate encounters, laced with humor
Food of love by Ventura Pons( Visual )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sexually repressed teenager begins an affair with a famous concert pianist while both are visiting Barcelona. Complications ensue when the young man's neurotic mother intervenes
El perquè de tot plegat What's it all about by Ventura Pons( Visual )

28 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film is an amusing minimalist frieze in fifteen episodes about human behavior. Taken as a whole, it offers an amusing and cruel view of modern man, his contradictions, his frustrations, his lack of communication, his solitude and his confusion
Amor idiota( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man in the middle of a crisis meets a sensual woman while he is drunk, and falls in love with her. When he sobers up, he finds that the passion he had for her is still there
Morir(o no) To die (or not) by ELS Films de la Rambla( Visual )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Catalan and Spanish and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part one presents seven separate but intertwined stories, each ending in the death of the main character. Part two reveals how one small change might have affected all that occurred
Ocaña, retrat intermitent( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of a gay Spanish painter, José Pérez Ocaña, and his difficult life in post-Franco Spain
Actrices by Ventura Pons( Visual )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in Catalan and Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aspiring actress interviews three veteran actresses
Amor idiota : guión cinematográfico by Ventura Pons( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barcelona [un mapa] Barcelona [a map] by Ventura Pons( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Catalan and Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seis personajes, arquetipos contemporáneos de la soledad urbana, se encuentran en un viejo piso del Ensanche barcelonés. Un matrimonio anciano, el hermano de ella y tres realquilados: una mujer rubia que da clases de francés, un joven vigilante de seguridad, ex futbolista, y una muchacha sudamericana, embarazada. El anciano, antiguo portero de la ópera a quien le gusta travestirse, les reúne a todos para pedirles que se marchen, ya que va a morir y quiere estar solo en el tramo final de su vida
Forasters by Ventura Pons( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two generations of a dysfunctional family deal with terminal illness and with foreign neighbors
Anita no pierde el tren by Ventura Pons( Visual )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Anita has worked for more than three decades in a motion picture box-office, she meets by chance and falls in love with a steam shovel operator at a neighboring construction site
Animals ferit by Ventura Pons( Visual )

7 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silvio is a successful man. He has a company, money, health, a house in Barcelona, another by the seaside, a wife who gives him his freedom and a mistress, Claudia with whom he shares a passionate affair in equal terms. Claudia has a friend, Daniel, a young man who works in an art gallery, married to Irina. The couple has fallen into a routine that is separating them. Mariela, a South American immigrant, works for Silvio and his wife and has a boyfriend, Jorge Washington who aspires to a better life. They are all animals that lick their wounds when things take an unexpected turn
Carícies by Ventura Pons( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven episodes portray different encounters in a large city during the course of a single night towards the end of the millennium
?Que te juegas, Mari Pili?( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in Catalan and Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young women who share an apartment in Barcelona decide to see if "all men are alike" by going out with the first men they come in contact with
Mil cretinos edición especial Quim Monzó y Ventura Pons incluye el porqué de las cosas by Ventura Pons( Visual )

8 editions published in 2011 in Catalan and Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quince historias contemporáneas de Quim Monzó en las que, con un humor sarcástico y sin concesiones, se hace balance del dolor, la vejez, la muerte y el amor, pero sobre todo de la estupidez humana
El Gran Gato un musical documentat de Ventura Pons : quinze cançons i memòria de Gato Pérez( Visual )

7 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esta noche o jamas( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A luxury apartment building in 1990s Barcelona is the backdrop for the lives of 14 characters portrayed in this film ; on the eve of a major holiday, we encounter love, family turmoil, gender confusion - not to mention a diamond smuggling racket
La vida abismal superar el límite no es una elección by Ventura Pons( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferran es un joven que malvive de trabajos esporádicos y de jugar a las cartas. En una partida conoce al Chino, un jugador con una presencia imponente. Quedará en deuda con él
A la deriva by Ventura Pons( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna regresa de África, donde ha trabajado dos años en una ONG, y se contrata como guardia de seguridad en un exclusivo centro de salud a las afueras de Barcelona. Al romper con su marido e irse de casa, un compañero de trabajo le deja una autocaravana como vivienda provisional. Pasa unas semanas en un camping desierto y después se instala en el aparcamento de una área de servicio de la autopista. En una ronda nocturna del trabajo conoce un joven, ingresado por orden judicial, que no camina por causa de una parálisis y que se niega a revelar su identidad. Ella sentirá una creciente atracción, que se materializará en una relación oscura y de dependencia. Pero Anna no puede sacarse África de la cabeza
 
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Alternative Names
Bep de l'Oli 1945-

Pons i Sala, Ventura 1945-

Pons Sala, Bonaventura

Pons Sala Bonaventura 1945-....

Pons Sala Ventura‏ 1945-....

Pons, Ventura

Sala, Bonaventura Pons

Sala Bonaventura Pons 1945-....

Sala Ventura Pons‏ 1945-....

Sala, Ventura Pons i 1945-

Ventura Pons

Ventura Pons kataloński reżyser filmowy i teatralny

Ventura Pons regista spagnolo

Ventura Pons Spaans filmregisseur

Ventura Pons Spanish film director

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