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Ribeiro, Andrea Barata

Overview
Works: 34 works in 103 publications in 4 languages and 3,260 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Melodrama  History  Fiction 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrea Barata Ribeiro
Cidade de Deus City of God by Matheus Nachtergaele ( Visual )
33 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of how crime affects the poor population of Rio de Janeiro. Though the narrative skips around in time, the main focus is on Cabeleira who formed a gang called the Tender Trio. He and his best friend, Bene, become crime lords over the course of a decade. When Bene is killed before he can retire, Little Ze attempts to take out his arch enemy, Sando Cenoura. But Sando and a young gangster named Manu form an alliance and begin a gang war with Little Ze. Amateur photographer Buscape, a good-natured boy who comically learns that he's not cut out to be a hoodlum, takes pictures of the brutal crime war, making their story famous
Blindness by Fernando Meirelles ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 800 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
Cidade dos Homens by Paulo Morelli ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in Portuguese and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Growing up in a culture of violence, Acerola and Laranjinha have become as close as brothers. When they find themselves on opposite sides of a gang war, the lifelong friends are forced to confront a shocking secret from their shared past
Adrift ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Portuguese and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While spending summer vacation with her family on the idyllic southeast coast of Brazil, fourteen-year-old Filipa discovers that her father, a famous author, is betraying her mother by dallying with a beautiful young American woman. Wrestling with the truth, Filipa will soon discover that her father's infidelity is only the first of many dark secrets that lurk beneath the surface of her seemingly perfect family
Domésticas o filme ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Portuguese and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the rough, intertwined lives of a handful of 'domestics' in Sao Paulo and their poignant struggle against the challenges of the huge metropolis, and the difficult balancing of work, family, and different interpersonal relationships
Cidade de Deus La cité de Dieu by Fernando Meirelles ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Portuguese and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adrift Deriva ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Portuguese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is the 80's, and fourteen year-old Filipa is spending her vacation at Búzios, Rio de Janeiro, with her father, Mathias, her alcoholic mother, Clarice, and her two younger siblings in their beach house. When Filipa feels that the relationship of her parents is deteriorating, she snoops in her father's office. There she finds pictures of Mathias with his American lover Ângela hidden in a drawer of his desk. When Mathias and Clarice announce to their children that they are not going to live together for a period, the confused Filipa believes that Ângela is the responsible for the separation of her parents and discovers that the marriage of Mathias and Clarice is built on a bed of lies
City of men = Cidade dos homens by Paulo Morelli ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Portuguese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by the film "City of God". "Taking place in a notorious Rio slum, and filmed on location using local actors ... City of Men follows the adventures of two teenage boys ... as they struggle to grow up surrounded by poverty and the lucrative temptations offered by the drug trade" (container)
Cidade de Deus by Fernando Meirelles ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Portuguese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world's most notorious slum is Rio de Janeiro's City of God, where combat photographers and police rarely go. Presents the true story of a young man who grew up on those streets and whose ambition as a photographer is our window in and his only way out
Ciudad de Dios City of god ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las calles del barrio más bajo del mundo, "Ciudad de Dios" en Rio de Janeiro, es un lugar al que combatientes fotógrafos temen pisar, al que la policía rara vez visita y en el que los residentes son afortunados si llegan a los 20 años. En medio del crimen y la violencia, un débil y temeroso chico crecería para descubrir que puede ver la dura realidad de su alrededor con una mirada diferente: la mirada del artista. Aún teniendo todo en su contra, su valiente ambición de convertirse en fotógrafo profesional no sólo es una ventana a través de la cual ve su mundo, sino es también su salvación
Domésticas Maids : a comedy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in Portuguese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Dans le Brésil d'aujourd'hui, il existe un autre pays, invisible, celui des bonnes, des livreurs, des chauffeurs et des voleurs à la petite semaine."
Ginga : el alma del Futbol Brasileño ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"El secreto de Brasil para dominar el fútbol en el escenario mundial es que los jugadores brasileñospractican el "Ginga", una cualidad física inherente a la juventud del Brasil que les permite dominar el balón, pasar y anotar como si el rival fuera inexistente. El Ginga les permite soñar alto, una manera de no tomar la vida demasiado en serio, una lucha contra las dificultades con el uso adecuado de los pies, talones y caderas. Durante los últimos 505 años, los brasileños han puesto en práctica el "Ginga" en su vida. Nuestra película "Ginga" cuenta las historias increíbles de varios brasileños, de diferentes orígenes sociales, todos, ellos comparten su pasión por el fútbol y la capacidad del ginga. Todos tienen una historia dramática de peso para contar, con cada de allas retrata a Brasil como una cultura amor a la música y el fútbol"--container
Blindness L'aveuglement ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2008 in French and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A number of people are quarantined in an abandoned mental hospital after a plague of blindness hits the city. Eventually, one woman, who has pretended to be blind, leads seven people out into the world where they try to survive
À deriva by Heitor Dhalia ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Portuguese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is the 80's, and fourteen year-old Filipa is spending her vacation at Búzios, Rio de Janeiro, with her father, Mathias, her alcoholic mother, Clarice, and her two younger siblings in their beach house. When Filipa feels that the relationship of her parents is deteriorating, she snoops in her father's office. There she finds pictures of Mathias with his American lover Ângela hidden in a drawer of his desk. When Mathias and Clarice announce to their children that they are not going to live together for a period, the confused Filipa believes that Ângela is the responsible for the separation of her parents and discovers that the marriage of Mathias and Clarice is built on a bed of lies
Xingu ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Portuguese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on real events in the 1940s, the brothers Villas Bôas, posing as illiterate workmen, join an expedition to the Brazilian interior. Little did they know that this would lead to a life of trying to understand and preserve indigenous culture, especially with the government trying to move industry to the western frontier
La cité de Dieu Cidade de Deus ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Portuguese and French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La cité des hommes le film ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Portuguese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Contagious outbreaks] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dead outside: After a neurological plague has turned most of the population into monsters, two strangers try to survive on an abandoned farm
Ciudad de Dios = Cidade de Deus ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Basada en hechos reales, cuenta la historia del crecimiento del crimen organizado en los suburbios de la ciudad de Río de Janeiro, desde finales de los años sesenta hasta el comienzo de los ochenta, cuando el tráfico de drogas y la violencia impusieron su ley entre la miseria de las favelas
Cidade dos homens ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Portuguese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Barata Ribeiro, Andrea.
Languages
Portuguese (60)
English (12)
Spanish (10)
French (3)
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