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Prieto, Rodrigo

Works: 110 works in 368 publications in 7 languages and 17,417 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  History  Film and video adaptations  Motion pictures  Biographical films  Fiction  Musical films  Biography 
Roles: Cinematographer , Illustrator, Photographer, Composer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Rodrigo Prieto
Argo by Ben Affleck ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"As the Iranian Revolution takes over the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, six Americans escape. Now only one man can get them out from behind enemy lines. Tony Mendez is a brilliant CIA agent who specializes in impossible escapes, but his new plan is as daring as it is desperate. Disguised as a film crew, Tony and the fugitives must hide in plain sight, where the slightest slipup could end in instant death"--Container
Babel by Alejandro González Iñárritu ( Visual )
35 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,356 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
Frida by Julie Taymor ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of artist Frida Kahlo, from her humble upbringing to her worldwide fame and controversy that surrounded both her and her husband, Diego Rivera
Water for elephants by Sara Gruen ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 1,802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Against all odds, a veterinary student and a beautiful circus performer from a bygone era meet and fall in love through their shared compassion for a special elephant. But their secret romance incurs the wrath of her dangerously volatile husband
8 mile by Curtis Hanson ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jimmy, known to his friends as Rabbit, is a young man trying to make his way out of the burned-out shell of inner-city Detroit. Rabbit is a white kid trying to make music in a predominantly African-American community and culture. After Rabbit freezes up in the midst of an MC battle, he's convinced he's missed his chance and that he's doomed to lead a marginal life as a factory rat for the rest of his days. With the help of his friends, and his new girlfriend Alex, Rabbit struggles to work up the courage and the confidence to take one more shot at making his dream a reality
21 grams by Guillermo Arriaga Jordán ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fate brought them together, now vengence will tear them apart. A violent car accident unexpectedly throws together the lives of a college professor, an ex-con and a young mother with a reckless past. The crossing of their paths takes them through the heights of love, the depths of revenge and the promise of redemption
Biutiful by Alejandro González Iñárritu ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Biutiful" takes place in grimy and crowded parts of Barcelona that are a world away from that city's tourist attractions. Uxbal is a midlevel mobster, in charge of Chinese sweatshop workers making counterfeit watches and bags, and the African vendors who sell them. He collects and dispenses money, and runs interference with the cops. He also has two young children, a mentally unstable former wife, and a terminal illness. He is trying, despite his job, to be a good man, a good father. He tries to be stoical, tough, and compassionate, but he suffers because he cannot do good things, and he cares about the consequences of his actions
Los abrazos rotos Broken embraces ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry Caine, a blind writer, reaches this moment in time when he has to heal his wounds from 14 years back. He was then still known by his real name, Mateo Blanco, and directing his last movie
Brokeback Mountain by Ang Lee ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wyoming, summer of 1963. Two young men, Ennis a ranch hand and Jack an aspiring rodeo bull rider, are sent to work together herding sheep on Brokeback Mountain. Both men anticipate the job to be a rather uneventful venture. But soon, it turns into an affair of love, of lust, and complications that will spand through two decades of their lives. Through marriage, through children, and through the grip of societal confines and the expectations of what it is to be a man
Original sin ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Italian and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Luis is a wealthy Cuban coffee exporter, who sends away to America for a mail-order bride having had little luck finding love on his island. To his surprise, his new wife turns out to be not only beautiful, but passionate and devoted. But Luis' happiness proves to be short-lived when he learns that his bride may not be the person she claims to be
Alexander revisited the final cut by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Alexander the Great, who in 4th century BC conquered ninety percent of the known world of the time by defeating Greece, Persia, Afghanistan, and India in just eight years
25th hour ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Multiple languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monty Brogan è appena stato condannato a sette anni di carcere per detenzione di stupefacenti. Qualcuno ha fatto la spia alla polizia e ora gli rimane solo un giorno per dire addio alla sua vita prima di entrare in prigione. Una giornata con i suoi piú cari amici, parlando, girovagando e bevendo. (Musicafilm)
Oedipo alcalde Oedipus mayor ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A local mayor is sent to a small town in the Andes to negotiate peace amongst guerrilla revolutionaries, paramilitary groups, peasants, and the Colombian army. While there he begins a torrid romance with the widow of a war lord, with tragic consequences
Amores perros Love's a bitch by Alejandro González Iñárritu ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mexico. Un tragique accident de voiture. Les extrêmes de la vie, sous l'angle de trois histoires radicalement différentes : Octavio, un adolescent qui a décidé de s'enfuir avec la femme de son frère ; Daniel, un quadragénaire qui quitte sa femme et ses enfants pour aller vivre avec un top model; el Chivo, un ex-guerillero communiste devenu tueur à gages, qui n'attend plus rien de la vie
Alexander ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dopo essersi scontrato col padre Filippo II, re di Macedonia, e aver rischiato di essere diseredato pur di difendere l'onore della madre Olimpia, in seguito all'assassinio del genitore, Alessandro (356-323 a.C.) a soli diciannove anni gli succede sul trono e ne attua il piano di invasione dell'Impero persiano di Dario III, conquistando di vittoria in vittoria tutto il Medio Oriente e l'Asia centrale e giungendo fino all'India. Costretto dalla rivolta dei suoi soldati a tornare a Babilonia, si ammala e muore a trentatré anni. (Morandini)
Fibra óptica optical fibre ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A phone call prompts a young journalist to write about the murder of a prominent labor union leader. At the same time, a criminal lawyer is hired the same way, via the telephone. Guided by an anonymous voice on the phone, each one works on their own assignment, until they are trapped in a game and have to accept or reject one final offer
Ten tiny love stories ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten women, each discussing the man who was the most important or who had the most impact on their lives
Los abrazos rotos Etreintes brisées by Pedro Almodóvar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Harry Caine est un écrivain aveugle, qui vit et travaille avec l'aide de sa fidèle directrice de production, Judith García. Une nuit, le fils de Judith a un accident. Pour le distraire, Harry consent à lui parler de l'époque où, 14 ans auparavant, il s'appelait Mateo Blanco, et lui dévoile ce qui s'est véritablement passé durant ce jour tragique où il perdit la vue, son identité et l'amour de sa vie, Lena."
Penélope Cruz in Zerrissene Umarmungen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I segreti di Brokeback Mountain ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in Multiple languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wyoming 1963. Sotto i cappelli due cowboy attendono davanti all'ufficio del rancher locale, Joe Aguirre, di salire sul Brokeback per la transumanza. Ennis Del Mar non ha famiglia, persa dietro una curva di una strada diritta, Jack Twist ne ha una da dimenticare in fondo alla campagna texana. Fuori dal mondo, in quel luogo sospeso che "rompe" con le convenzioni giù a valle, che "spezza" i tempi della cultura per seguire quelli di natura, i due giovani si avvicinano fino a toccarsi. (Mymovies)
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
English (128)
Spanish (49)
German (12)
Multiple languages (7)
Italian (5)
French (3)
Turkish (2)