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Serra, Eduardo 1943-

Overview
Works: 85 works in 247 publications in 8 languages and 12,388 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Eduardo Serra
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K Rowling ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 1 begins as Harry, Ron and Hermione set out on their perilous mission to track down and destroy the secret to Voldemort's immortality and destruction--the Horcruxes. On their own, without the guidance of their professors or the protection of Professor Dumbledore, the three friends must now rely on one another more than ever. But there are Dark Forces in their midst that threaten to tear them apart. Harry's only hope is to find the Horcruxes before Voldemort finds him
Girl with a pearl earring by Tracy Chevalier ( Visual )
26 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17-year-old Griet must work to support her family, so she becomes a maid in the house of Johannes Vermeer, where she attracts the master painter's attention. He is commissioned to paint Griet, and the result is one of the greatest paintings ever created
Harry Potter and the deathly hallows by Daniel Radcliffe ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the epic finale, the battle between the good and evil forces of the wizarding world escalates into an all-out war. The stakes have never been higher and no one is safe. But it is Harry who may be called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice as he draws closer to the climactic showdown with Lord Voldemort. It all ends here
Defiance by Nechama Tec ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The deep forests of Poland and Belarus are the domain of the occupying Germans during World War II. The three Bielski brothers go into the forests to undertake the impossible task of foraging for food, weapons and survival, not just for themselves but for a large mass of Polish Jews fleeing from the German war machine. The brothers, living with the fear of discovery, must contend with neighboring Soviet partisans and deciding whom to trust. They take on the responsibility of guardians and motivate hundreds of women, men, children and elderly to join their fight against the Nazi regime while hiding in makeshift homes in the dark, cold, unforgiving forest. At the same time, the brothers turn a band of war defectors into powerful freedom fighters. Based on true events
Beyond the sea by Kevin Spacey ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the life and career of American singer-songwriter Bobby Darin, one of the most popular musicians of the late 1950s, 1960s, and early 1970s
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and German and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chris Nielsen fallece en un desgraciado accidente de coche dejando a su esposa Annie sumida en la desesperación. A pesar de sus intentos por salvarla desde el cielo, Annie se suicida y su destino es el infierno. Chris, que no está dispuesto a perder al amor de su vida eternamente, inicia una búsqueda por un Más allá, lleno de color, creado por su imaginación y por todo aquello que acostumbraba a compartir con su esposa
The widow of Saint-Pierre ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in French and English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true story about revenge, fear and redemption. In 19th century St. Pierre, a convict sentenced to death strives to better himself in the eyes of the police chief's beautiful wife and that of the town that she has him working in. Since there is no guillotine or executioner, one of each has to be sent for from France
Inspector Bellamy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Bellamy tries to go on vacation but murder travels with him, not to mention his black sheep of a brother, his bored wife, and enough suspects to fill a cruise ship. A suspenseful mystery in which even the inspector has a motive no one would suspect
Unbreakable by M. Night Shyamalan ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David Dunn is the sole survivor of a horrific train crash that killed 131. Everyone, especially David, is wondering how it could be possible. Soon, David is approached by comic book specialist Elijah Prince, who confronts David with an incredible theory that just might explain the situation
Au coeur du mensonge by Claude Chabrol ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in German and French and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a French fishing community, René is a primary suspect in the rape and murder of a young girl. His wife Viviane supports him even while conducting an affair with a celebrity writer. René and Viviane's lives come under close scrutiny, which puts further strain on their relationship. Meanwhile the chief of police is also looking at a TV journalist, a small-time crook who fences stolen goods, and a curious married couple who run a local shop
Funny bones by Peter Chelsom ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Struggling in the shadow of his famous father (Jerry Lewis), a young comic (Oliver Platt) retreats to his hometown when his act bombs in Las Vegas. He's in for more than a few surprises before learning that his own eccentric family, with its roots in Blackpool, England, has the best material for a perfect act
Jude by Michael Winterbottom ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young and unworldly Jude Fawley dreams of emulating his mentor and schoolmaster, Phillotson. Jude studies diligently but his dream is interrupted when he is seduced by Arabella, a neighbor's daughter. Believing falsely that Arabella is pregnant, Jude marries her, but the marriage soon fails. When Jude decides to pursue his studies at Christminster he falls recklessly in love with his cousin, Sue Bridehead but the relationship proves to have tragic consequences
The swindle Rien ne va plus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Victor and Betty have established a very comfortable life together as two small-time con artists, but when Betty lures Victor into the perfect shakedown, the stakes get higher and the game turns into more than she bargained for
Harry Potter and the deathly hallows ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 1 begins as Harry, Ron and Hermione set out on their perilous mission to track down and destroy the secret to Voldemort's immortality and destruction--the Horcruxes. On their own, without the guidance of their professors or the protection of Professor Dumbledore, the three friends must now rely on one another more than ever. But there are Dark Forces in their midst that threaten to tear them apart. Harry's only hope is to find the Horcruxes before Voldemort finds him
La demoiselle d'honneur = The bridesmaid ; Merci pour le chocolat = [Thank you for the chocolate] by Claude Chabrol ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in German and French and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Merci pour le chocolat (Thank you for the chocolate) : "Intricate plots wend their way through the elegant homes of several well-heeled Swiss families. Isabelle Huppert stars as Mika, the head of a chocolate company who is married to a suave, concert pianist - whose first wife died years ago in a mysterious car accident"--Container
Rien ne va plus The swindle by Claude Chabrol ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Victor and Betty are a couple of con-artists who usually prey on hapless businessmen and convention guests. They're strictly small-time until they meet Maurice, a crime syndicate's courier with 5 million Swiss francs in a briefcase. Suddenly the stakes are raised, but who is it that's being conned?" (container)
Blood diamond by Edward Zwick ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story following Archer, a man tortured by his roots. With a strong survival instinct, he has made himself a key player in the business of conflict diamonds. Political unrest is rampant in Sierra Leone as people fight tooth for tooth. Upon meeting Solomon, and the beautiful Maddy, Archer's life changes forever as he is given a chance to make peace with the war around him
La fille coupée en deux by Claude Chabrol ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black comedy centered around a TV weather girl in Lyon, France and the two very different men who pursue her--one a famous author, the other a spoiled heir to a pharmaceutical fortune
La veuve de Saint-Pierre The widow of Saint-Pierre by Patrice Leconte ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in French and Italian and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Isola di St. Pierre, Canada francese, 1850. Un uomo (Kusturica) è condannato a morte per aver ucciso (ne è stato proprio costretto) un ubricao. Sarà ghiogliottinato, solo che la ghigliottina, non c'è, e dovrà passare molto tempo perché arrivi. L'uomo viene affidato a un ufficiale. La comunità, a cominciare dalla mogie dell'ufficiale (Binoche) si rende conto dell'umanità del condannato. Tutti sperano in un perdono. Lento, corretto e curioso
O judeu ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in Portuguese and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 18th century Portugal, the Jewish writer António José da Silva is accused of heresy despite his "conversion" to Catholicism. Imprisoned and faced with a difficult choice, he must stand up to a ferocious church hierarchy at odds with a decadent monarchy
 
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Serra, Edouard, 1943-
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