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Palma, Rossy de

Overview
Works: 68 works in 134 publications in 6 languages and 2,767 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Songs, Spanish  World beat (Music)  Popular music  Motion pictures  Afrobeat  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Editor, Other, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Rossy de Palma
 
Most widely held works by Rossy de Palma
Los abrazos rotos Broken embraces by S.A Deseo( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pedro Almódovar's acclaimed tale of sex, secrets and cinema. When her father becomes gravely ill, beautiful Lena consents to a relationship with her boss Ernesto Martel. An extremely wealthy and much-older man, he pays for her father's hospitalisation and provides her a lavish lifestyle. Lena's dream, however, is to act and she soon falls for the director of her first film - a project bankrolled by her jealous husband to keep her near. Upon his discovery of the affair, Ernesto stops at nothing to ruin Lena's happiness
La flor de mi secreto The flower of my secret ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Leo writes romance novels - but with a loveless marriage, she finds herself fresh out of inspiration. Angel is a tough and gruff journalist with an iron will and a heart of gold. When their paths cross, they discover something neither had expected - a real-life love affair"--Container
Jack and the cuckoo-clock heart ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edinburgh, late nineteenth century. Little Jack is born on a day so cold that his heart remains frozen. Madeleine the midwife replaces his heart with a cuckoo-clock. It will work, as long as Jack follows the rules, mainly not falling in love. But his encounter with a fiery-eyed girl singing on a street corner and his decision to chase after her will test the resistance of his makeshift heart to the breaking point
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pepa is a successful actress, doing voice-dubbing and detergent commercials. She lives in a beautiful apartment in the heart of Madrid, with her lover and fellow actor Ivan. He has deserted her without warning, and may have gone back to his wife Lucia, who has been in a mental institution for twenty years. Pepa's best friend, Candela has an equally serious problem: her boyfriend has been arrested as a terrorist, and she needs to hide from the police. Ivan's son and pushy fiancée arrive, possible tenants for Pepa's apartment. As Pepa's apartment fills up, hearts are broken, stockings torn, suicide attempts botched, and windows smashed--the chaos of the day ends with soporifically terrific gazpacho for all
Viva Pedro the Almodóvar collection by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eight of director Pedro Almodóvar's original films
Island life by Yerba Buena (Musical group)( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Átame! by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rambunctious dark comedy. An unbalanced but alluring former mental patient takes a B-movie porn star prisoner in the hopes of convincing her to marry him. A highly unconventional romance that came on the spike heels of Almodovar's international sensation Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, this is a splashy, sexy central work in the career of one of the world's most beloved and provocative auteurs
20 centimeters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to the vibrant world of Marieta/Adolfo - a narcoleptic, pre-op transsexual woman who longs to remove her last eight inches
Mein blühendes Geheimnis = La @flor de mi secreto ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leo writes romance novels, but with a loveless marriage, she finds herself fresh out of inspiration. Angel is a tough and gruff journalist with an iron will and a heart of gold. When their paths happen to cross, they discover something neither had expected -- a real-life love affair
People ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles is the European jet set's party go-to guy. You want pizzazz, glitter, glamour and maybe a little Shakira? Call Charles! But the high life takes a wild turn when Charles is unexpectedly sabotaged by a rival and turned into an outcast. Desperate to regain his reputation, Charles flies to the raucous party island of Ibiza, where his only hope appears to lie in the hands of John John, the reigning "queen" of the Ibiza night!
Kika by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kika recibe el encargo de maquillar a un cadáver. El supuesto muerto se halla en estado cataléptico y está obsesionado con encontrar a su padrastro, culpable del suicidio de su madre
The flower of my secret ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leo is a bestselling romance novelist, but has been writing under a pseudonym for years. Tired of producing popular fiction when her heart yearns to write truly great literature, Leo has reached a creative and emotional crisis
Pret-a-porter ready to wear by Robert Altman( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of interconnecting stories that expose what goes on at the Paris fashion shows. When a fashion industry hot-shot is found dead, the police comb the fashion industry for clues. While the dead man's mistress mourns him as she is putting together a showing of her couture house's line, the man's widow could care less and attends the season's shows without a care, not knowing that her ex-husband is following her. Three magazine editors are trying to sign on a nonchalant photographer. A man and a woman are forced to share a hotel room when no other accommodations are available. Various love affairs are brewing amongst designers, models and others. All this is being broadcast live on a television show hosted by an American named Kitty Porter
Un Cuerpo en el bosque by Joaquín Jordá( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of hunters discover in a thicket in the forest the body of a semi-clothed girl with clear indications that she had been murdered
El flor de mi secreto The flower of my secret by Pedro Almodóvar( Visual )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leo is an author of romantic fiction. Her husband doesn't love her, her best friend is strangely distracted and her mother and sister are too busy bickering to notice that anything's wrong. Abandoned by her muse and seeking solace in the bottle since the collapse of her marriage, an unlikely rescuer sets her on a collision course to a new emotional entanglement
Mater & bellum by Rossy de Palma( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laisse tes mains sur mes hanches by Chantal Lauby( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Odile Rousselet, une comédienne de 42 ans, vit avec Marie, sa fille de 18 ans. Un jour, celle-ci décide d'emménager avec son petit ami. Sa mère se retrouve seule mais, loin de se laisser abattre, elle décide de profiter au maximum de la vie
El perquè de tot plegat 15 relats de Quim Monzó = El porqué de las cosas : 15 relatos de Quim Monzó ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Catalan and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barcelona is the setting for this Mediterranean comedy, consisting of a number of separate episodes entitled: Will-power, Wisdom, Honesty, Sincerity, Submission, Competition, Passion, Consensus, Egocentricism, Spite, Desire, Jealousy, Love, Trust and Doubt. Each is illustrated by a story in which content and form go hand in hand
Los abrazos rotos ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 6 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
Miss Tacuarembó : algún día el mundo será nuestro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Natalia has lived her whole life in the small village of Tacuarembó in Uruguay, where she grew up during the 1980s with the movie Flashdance as her greatest inspiration. The only way out from the small hole of a village is to win the beauty pageant Miss Tacuarembó and through that make her way to the big city where she will become a star. But when she gets there, her job as a street musician at a Christian amusement park is far from the dream that she had in mind. But one day she is offered the chance to be a part of the popular TV-show Everything for a Dream"--Stockholm International Film Festival website
 
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Alternative Names
De Palma, Rossy
Donna, Rosy von 1964-
García Echave, Rosa Elena 1964-
García, Rosa Elena
García, Rosa Elena 1964-
Palma, Rossy de
Von Donna, Rossy
Languages
Spanish (39)
German (15)
French (9)
English (4)
Catalan (3)
Polish (1)
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