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Serra, Eduardo 1943-

Overview
Works: 108 works in 252 publications in 8 languages and 12,556 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Juvenile works  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eduardo Serra
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K Rowling ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,365 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 )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and German and held by 2,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Delft, Holland. Seventeen-year-old Griet becomes a maid in the house of Johannes Vermeer, where she gradually attracts the master painter's attention. Johannes and Griet must hide their inspiration of each other from his volatile wife, Catharina. The wealthy and trouble-making Master van Ruijven senses the intimacy between the artist and his maid, and contrives a commission for Vermeer to paint Greet alone. The result will be one of the greatest paintings ever created, but at what cost?"--Container
Harry Potter and the deathly hallows by Daniel Radcliffe ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,854 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 )
2 editions published in 2009 in Undetermined and English and held by 1,639 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 )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,300 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 )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Despúes de que el Dr. Chris Nielsen (Williams) muere en un trágico accidente, inicia un viaje a un sitio que sólo puede ser descrito como celestial. Con la ayuda de un espíritu amigable (Gooding Jr.), quien será su guía en el paraíso, Chris comienza a adaptarse a su nueva vida en el más allá. Annie (Sciorra), su esposa, quien no se resigna ante su muerte, intentará reunirse con él, sin saber que las almas suicidas sólo tienen lugar en el infierno. Chris tratará de evitar que Annie sea condenada eternamente y emprenderá un viaje escalofriante donde cruzará las puertas del infierno para salvarla y compartir juntos la eternidad."
The widow of Saint-Pierre ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in French and English and held by 525 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 412 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 )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After David Dunn emerges from a horrific train crash as the sole survivor-and without a single scratch on him-he meets a mysterious stranger. An unsettling stranger who believes comic book heroes walk the earth. A haunting stranger whose obsession with David will change David's life forever."--Container
Au coeur du mensonge by Claude Chabrol ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in French and held by 110 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 )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Struggling in the shadow of his famous comedian father, a young comic retreats to his hometown when his act bombs in Las Vegas, and where he meets the seemingly dim Jack Parker. Searching for a new comedy routine, he uncovers some not so funny secrets about his family - and discovers their own eccentricities may be just the material he's looking for !
Harry Potter and the deathly hallows by Daniel Radcliffe ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 2. In the epic finale, the battle between good and evil forces of the wizarding world escalates into an all-out war. It all ends here
Jude by Michael Winterbottom ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in late nineteenth century England. The story concerns the ambitions of a country lad to improve his impoverished lot in life by becoming a student in the university. Class and societal barriers prove impossible for him to overcome his problem
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
La demoiselle d'honneur The bridesmaid by Claude Chabrol ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in German and French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La demoiselle d'honneur (The Bridesmaid) : "A bridesmaid named Senta falls for the handsome Philippe at the wedding of his younger sister. As their passion intensifies, Philippe slowly discovers that Senta is shrouded in mystery. Then one day she asks Philippe to perform a terrible deed as proof of his love for her"--Container
Blood diamond by Edward Zwick ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 36 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 German and held by 27 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 the town where he works. Since there is no guillotine or executioner, one of each has to be sent for from France
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
Grosse fatigue Dead tired by Michel Blanc ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of an actor and celebrity gets really complicated when he finds out that he has a double who is out to ruin him
 
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Serra, Edouard 1943-
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