WorldCat Identities

Monti, Félix

Overview
Works: 55 works in 169 publications in 6 languages and 4,997 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Film remakes  Comedy films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Félix Monti
El secreto de sus ojos by Juan José Campanella( Visual )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Benjamin Esposito se plonge dans l'écriture d'un roman inspiré du meurtre d'une jeune femme sur lequel il a enquêté 25 ans plus tôt, au temps des heures les plus sombres de l'Argentine. Lui reviennent alors en mémoire un passé troublant, son obsession pour découvrir le coupable et son histoire d'amour inachevée avec sa supérieure hiérarchique. Mais on ne remue pas le passé impunément...."
La historia oficial by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy Award-winning Argentinian drama set during the time of the military dictatorship of the 1970s. Alicia (Norma Aleandro) is the wife of a successful businessman, who decides to look into the background of her young adopted daughter. While doing so she begins to unravel the hidden history of her country and discovers that her daughter may have been stolen by the authorities from one of the families of 'los desaparecidos', the 'disappeared ones', the people who dared to speak out against their government and were quietly executed. Faced with this terrible knowledge, Alicia must decide whether to continue living a lie, or whether to speak out against the depredations of the fascist government that runs her country
Yo, la peor de todas I, the worst of all by Maria Luisa Bemberg( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historical drama tells the story of Juana Inés de la Cruz, one of the greatest poets of the Spanish Siglo de Oro. In order to pursue her passion for writing, Juana enters the convent. There, she develops an intimate relationship with the vicereine, who inspires her poetry. But when the forces of the Inquisition invade the convent, the women have only each other to turn to
La niña santa by Lucrecia Martel( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Spanish and Italian and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Jano is speaking at a medical convention at an Argentinean hotel well past its prime. He is attracted to Helena, single mother and co-owner of the hotel. Amalia, Helena's teenage daughter, is starting to explore both her faith and her sexuality, spending much of her time with her best friend Josephina. In their imaginations, the girls tend to conflate the erotic, the religious, and the lurid. Then Dr. Jano makes an anonymous sexual advance towards Amalia in public, and sets in motion a chain of events that will have serious consequences for all of them
Assassination tango by Robert Duvall( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and German and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American hit man is seduced by the tango clubs of Buenos Aires in this sizzling tale
Old Gringo by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 261 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
Four days in September by Bruno Barreto( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Portuguese and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Basada en un libro autobiográfico de Fernando Gabeira, "Cuatro Días de Septiembre" nos presenta el relato de la participación del periodista en el secuetro del embajador Norteamericano en Brasil en septiembre de 1969. La historia ocurre cuando un grupo de jóvenes e ilusos idealistas de reúnen para planear y llevar acabo un acto terrorista, único medio con que contaban para darle voz a sus sueños en un regimen de censura. A través de la exploración de las consecuencias de sus actos, "Cuatro días de septiembre" profundiza en las vidas y emociones de jóvenes terroristas, mientras cuestionan su lealtad al grupo y las verdaderas intenciones de sus camaradas..."--Envase
A shadow you soon will be Una sombra ya pronto serás by Héctor Olivera( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nameless washed-up computer programmer walks off into the endless pampas after the train he is on breaks down in the middle of nowhere. We follow him as he wanders through forgotten towns, deserted hotels, abandoned highways and broken dreams, encountering along the road a succession of equally lost souls, including a globe-trotting gambler, a circus owner who performers left him "because the whole country was a circus" and a tarot reader with large gaps in her knowledge of the future
Tangos, el exilio de Gardel by Fernando E Solanas( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the Parisian exile of a group of Argentinians
O auto da compadecida( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Portuguese and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the adventures of two friends, João Grilo and Chicó. Chicó spends his time getting into trouble and telling the most incredible things that happen to him, while João Grilo uses all of his energy to get them out of trouble and to just survive
Caramuru a invenção do Brasil( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Portuguese and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spoof on Brazilian colonial history. Talented mapmaker Diogo Álvares is hired by the Portuguese court to illustrate the maps of Brazil used by explorer Pedro Álvares Cabral. While so employed, Diogo is romantically involved with the seductive Isabelle, a French woman who frequents the Portuguese court in search of gold. When Isabelle steals Diogo's map, he is deported to Brazil as a punishment. There, he meets the beautiful Indian sisters, Paraguaçu and Moema, and they embark on the first love triangle in the history of Brazil
Old gringo Geronimo : an American legend( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geronimo: Betrayed by the Army's legendary "Indian fighter," General George Crook, Geronimo leads a small band of warriors in escape, but is pursued by a principled officer, a grizzled army scout, and a gung-ho West Point graduate
Metegol( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The players on a foosball table come to life to help Amadeo vanquish the bully "El Crack," a local boy grown into a world-reknowned soccer champion. Despite his fame, El Crack is a jerk, destroying the local village by turning it into a soccer camp, and not only that, he wants to steal Laura, Amadeo's long-time love
Sur by Fernando E Solanas( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in Spanish and German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Floreal (Miguel Ángel Solá), a political prisoner in Argentina, is liberated at the end of the dictatorship. His wife Rosi (Susú Pecoraro) waits for him with their young son while she wrestles with the guilt of having had an affair with a family friend. As Floreal wanders the empty streets on his way home, he is confronted with the ghosts of his and his country's past
El viaje by Fernando E Solanas( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this companion piece to Solanas' films Tangos and Sur, 17 yr. old Martin sets out an odyssey through Latin America to find his father, last heard of working as an anthropologist in Brazil. He hopes his journey will serve as an important rite of passage to resolve his search for his identity. He sets out by bicycle, wending his way from Tierra del Fuego to Peru, the Andes highlands, and then on to the Amazon, finally reaching the Brazilian gold mine where his father now works as a prospector. Along the epic journey, Martin experiences Latin American reality and myth, and witness the absurdities and contradictions which the director, Fernando Solanas, believes represent modern-day Argentina
Rosarigasinos Gangs from Rosario( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tito and Castor are two thieves who have been in jail for 20 years. When they are set free, they discover that their old friends have forgotten them and the outside world is very different from the one they knew
El exilio de Gardel : Tangos by Fernando E Solanas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El exilio de Gardel: Story of the Parisian exile of a group of Argentinians; Cómo se hizo El Exilio de Gardel: documentary on the making of El exilio de Gardel
The plague by Albert Camus( Visual )

4 editions published in 1992 in French and Undetermined and held by 7 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
Convivencia( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two single men in their late forties spend regular weekends in a semi-derelict house on the Paran ̀river delta near Buenos Aires. However, when a girl asks for shelter from a storm, both men are forced to re-evaluate their lives and their friendship. --
Of love and shadows by Betty Kaplan( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La giovane Irene, giornalista di successo fidanzata con un capitano dell'esercito cileno dal promettente futuro, conosce Francisco, un fotografo dalla forte personalità. Dall'incontro fra i due nasce un profondo sentimento destinato ad affrontare difficili prove sia sul piano privato che su quello politico, quando, durante un reportage, scopriranno i terribili crimini compiuti dal regime cileno
 
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La historia oficial
Alternative Names
Félix Monti Argentijns fotograaf

Félix Monti Argentine cinematographer

Félix Monti argentinischer Kameramann

Монти, Феликс

فيليكس مونتي

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La niña santaAssassination tangoOld gringo Geronimo : an American legend