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García Bernal, Gael 1978-

Overview
Works: 225 works in 1,404 publications in 13 languages and 29,247 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Road films  Historical films  Motorcycle films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Director, Restager , Narrator, Contributor, Other, Composer, Musician, Lyricist, fmp, Singer, fmd, Interviewee, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gael García Bernal
 
Most widely held works by Gael García Bernal
The Motorcycle Diaries = Diarios de motocicleta by Walter Salles( Visual )

135 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adventure, based on the true story of Ernesto Guevara and Alberto Granado, whose thrilling and dangerous road trip across Latin America becomes a life-changing journey of self-discovery
Babel by Alejandro González Iñárritu( Visual )

107 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy American couple touring Morocco become the focus of an international incident involving a poor Moroccan farmer. A San Diego nanny makes a disastrous decision to take her charges with her to a wedding in Mexico while her employers are absent. A deaf-mute Japanese teen tries to deal with a relationship with her father and the world in general that has been upended by the death of her mother
Y tu mamá también = And Your Mother Too by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

96 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teens set off on a wild cross-country trip with seductive, 28-year-old Luisa. Lisa schools them in the finer points of passion, but will their mutual desire for her destroy their friendship forever?
Amores perros = Love's a bitch by Alejandro González Iñárritu( Visual )

129 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Mexico City, three lives become connected in the wake of a car crash. Octavio stumbles into the underground world of dog fighting. Supermodel Valeriaś injured pooch slips through the hole in the floor to a crawlspace below. El Chivo, a homeless ex-radical turned hit man rescues Octavioś dog from the wreckage and nurses it back to health, unaware that it has been a fighter
Letters to Juliet by Gary Winick( Visual )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Verona, Italy - the beautiful city where Romeo first met Juliet - there is a place where the heartbroken leave notes asking Juliet for her help. It's there that aspiring writer Sophie finds a 50-year-old letter that will change her life forever. As she sets off on a romantic journey of the heart with the letter's author, Claire, now a grandmother, and her handsome grandson, all three will discover that sometimes the greatest love story ever told is your own"--Container
No by Pablo Larraín( Visual )

40 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reporter Mia Moesgaard is the best political commentator on Danish television, and with the election around the corner, she barely has time to prepare for the imminent arrival of her adopted baby girl. When the popular Greens party, led by the dashing Thomas Borby vows to abolish oil drilling in Greenland, the citizens take notice, voting them in in a landslide victory. But only months after taking office, the Greens pull a complete backflip, and the citizens are furious. Their anger is voiced by Mia, who unwittingly states that the government's policy change may incite community violence. For one political activist, Rasmus, her words ring alarmingly true, and he takes it upon himself to make the government pay for their lies
La mala educación = Bad education by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )

109 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmmaker Enrique gets a visit from an aspiring actor claiming to be his old school friend Igancio, who has written a story about their traumatic childhood spent at Catholic school. In the story, a drag performer attempts to blackmail a predatory priest by exposing their scandalous past. When Enrique produces a film based on the story, the villainous priest from their school days arrives to tell his own version of the events
Rosewater by Maziar Bahari( Visual )

23 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based of a true story about a journalist who gets detained and brutally interrogated in prison for 118 days. A Tehran-born journalist based in London, Maziar Bahari returns to Iran to cover the 2009 presidential election and its ensuing riots. He is detained by Iranian forces who relentlessly interrogate him under suspicion that he is a spy
Even the rain = También la lluvia by Icíar Bollain( Visual )

43 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in Spanish and German and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Idealistic filmmaker Sebastian ... and his cynical producer Costa ... arrive in Bolivia to make a revisionist film about Christopher Columbus' conquest of the Americas. But as filming commences, the local citizens begin to riot in protest against a multi-national corporation that is taking control of their water supply. With the film shoot in jeopardy, both men find their convictions shaken. Inspired by the real-life Water Wars in Bolivia in the year 2000"--Container
The crime of Padre Amaro = El crimen del Padre Amaro by Carlos Carrera( Visual )

45 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thought-provoking Spanish drama. A recently ordained priest (Gael Garcia Bernal) is sent to help an aging priest run a small parish church in rural Mexico. Upon arriving at his new post, he meets a beautiful young woman with a religious passion that borders on obsession. Quickly, her passion for her faith becomes helplessly entangled in a growing attraction to the new priest. But when the handsome priest crosses the line that separates temptation from sin, he finds himself torn between the divine and the carnal, the righteous and the unjust
The science of sleep( Visual )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A playful romantic fantasy set inside the topsy-turvey brain of Stephane, an eccentric young man whose dreams constantly invade his waking life. Unable to find the secret to his neighbor's heart while awake, he searches for the answer in his dreams
Casa de mi padre( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armando Alvarez has lived and worked on his father's ranch in Mexico his entire life. As the ranch faces financial strains, Armando's younger brother Raul shows up and pledges to settle all his father's debts. It seems that Raul's success as an international businessman means the ranch's troubles are over, but when Armando falls for Sonia, and Raul's business dealings turn out to be less than legit, the Alvarez family finds themselves in a full-out war with Mexico's most feared drug lord
Desierto by Jonás Cuarón( Visual )

20 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What begins as a hopeful journey to seek a better life becomes a harrowing and primal fight for survival when a deranged, rifle-toting vigilante chases a group of unarmed men and women through the treacherous U.S.-Mexican border. In the harsh, unforgiving desert terrain, the odds are stacked firmly against them as they continuously discover there's nowhere to hide from the unrelenting, merciless killer"--Container
A little bit of heaven by Kate Hudson( Visual )

22 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marley is a young, beautiful, and funny, but she's afraid of opening herself up to true love. A life-changing visit to her doctor sends both of them on an eye-opening adventure of mutual discovery, leading to revelations neither thought possible
Blindness by Fernando Meirelles( Visual )

37 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A city is ravaged by an epidemic of 'white blindness.' Those first afflicted are quarantined by the authorities in an abandoned mental hospital where societal norms quickly breaks down. Criminals and the physically powerful prey upon the weak, hoarding the meager food rations and committing horrific acts. Inside the hospital is one eyewitness to the nightmare. Following her husband into the hospital, a woman whose sight is unaffected by the plague goes into quarantine. There, keeping her sight a secret, she guides seven strangers who have become like a family. She leads them out of quarantine and onto the ravaged streets of the city. Their voyage is fraught with danger, but their survival is a reflection of the depth of the human spirit
Rudo y Cursi by Carlos Cuarón( Visual )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the rural banana plantation where they play soccer for the village team to the big city stadiums, two brothers have become rivals and battle each other on opposing sides. When a talent scout gets stranded in their tiny town, brothers Beto and Tato are discovered. They are whisked away to Mexico City to play for the big leagues where they quickly achieve fame. Beto is nicknamed 'Rudo' for his hotheaded goalkeeper style and Tato is called 'Cursi' for his peculiar scoring technique. Success leads to excess. Rudo descends into a quagmire of gambling debt and drug abuse. Cursi is distracted by beautiful women and a second career as a pop singer. Having come so far, will the siblings remember their original goal to build a home for their mother?
Who is Dayani Cristal?( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a migrant who found himself in the deadly stretch of the Sonora Desert known as "the corridor of death," and shows how one life becomes testimony to the tragic results of the U.S. war on immigration. As the real-life drama unfolds we see this John Doe, unidentifiable at his point of death, become a living and breathing human being with an important life story. Eventually, the authorities are able to identify the man as a 29 year-old Honduran, Dilcy Yohan Sandres-Martinez, who had a tattoo of his daughter's name on his chest. Gael García Bernal and Marc Silver then recreate the dangerous journey that Sandres-Martinez took in his attempt to enter the United States
Neruda by Pablo Larraín( Visual )

15 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in Spanish and German and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inspector hunts down Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda, who becomes a fugitive in his home country in the late 1940s for joining the Communist Party
The loneliest planet( Visual )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex and Nica are young, in love and engaged to be married. The summer before their wedding, while backpacking in the Caucasus Mountains in Georgia, they hire a local guide to lead them on a camping trek. Venturing into the stunning wilderness, the trio's peaceful adventure takes a dark turn as a subtle rift opens between Alex and Nica, quickly widening until it threatens to undo everything the couple believed about each other and themselves
The limits of control by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and German and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a mysterious loner, a stranger, whose activities remain meticulously outside the law. He is in the process of completing a job, yet he trusts no one, and his objectives are not initially divulged. His journey, paradoxically both intently focused and dreamlike, takes him not only across Spain but also through his own consciousness
 
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The Motorcycle Diaries = Diarios de motocicleta
Alternative Names
Bernal, Gael García.

Bernal Gael García 1978-....

Gael García Bernal aktor meksykański

Gael García Bernal attore messicano

Gael García Bernal cinéaste

Gael García Bernal dverg

Gael García Bernal Mexicaans acteur

Gael García Bernal Mexican film actor and director

Gael García Bernal mexikanischer Schauspieler und Filmregisseur

Gaélʹ Garsïa Bernalʹ

Gael Garsija Bernal

Gaels Garsija Bernāls

García Bernal, Gael

García-Bernal, Gael 1978-

García, Gael.

García, Gael 1978-...

Garcia Gael, Bernal

Γκαέλ Γκαρσία Μπερνάλ

Гаел Гарсия Бернал

Гаел Гарсија Бернал

Гаель Гарсія Берналь

Гаэль Гарсиа Берналь мексиканский актёр и кинорежиссёр

Գաել Գարսիա Բեռնալ

גאל גרסיה ברנאל

غايل غارسيا برنال

گائل گارسیا برنال بازیگر و کارگردان مکزیکی

گاەل گارسىيا بەرنال

가엘 가르시아 베르날

ガエル・ガルシア・ベルナル

蓋爾·賈西亞·貝納

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Amores perros = Love's a bitchLa mala educación = Bad educationThe science of sleepBlindnessRudo y Cursi