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Sánchez-Gijón, Aitana

Works: 184 works in 608 publications in 6 languages and 5,336 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Romance films  Television mini-series  Comedy films  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Aitana Sánchez-Gijón
Most widely held works by Aitana Sánchez-Gijón
A walk in the clouds by Alfonso Arau( Visual )

42 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After returning from World War II, a young G.I. finds he has little in common with the wife he left behind. Disillusioned, he heads north to work as a travelling salesman where he meets the daughter of a wealthy vineyard owner. On her way home, she is terrified of what her father will do when he learns she is unmarried and pregnant. The young man gallantly offers to help by posing as her husband for one night, unaware that doing so will change both of their lives forever
The machinist by Brad Anderson( Visual )

27 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trevor Reznik has not slept for a year. His shockingly deteriorated physical and mental health has made his every waking moment an unrelenting state of confusion, paranoia, guilt, anxiety and terror. The only solace from his living nightmare is from an affectionate prostitute. When cryptic notes turn up mysteriously in his apartment and when hallucinations of a co-worker no one else sees causes a gruesome machine shop injury, he embarks on a journey to discover whether there is an elaborate plot to drive him insane or if his fatigue has simply robbed him of reason
Io non ho paura = I'm not scared by Gabriele Salvatores( Visual )

33 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young boy (Michelle) from a little southern village in Italy discovers another young boy who is held captive in a small hole. When Michelle develops a friendship with the boy he also discovers the cruel and violent world of adults."
Sin dejar huella by María Novaro( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two women on the run: one a Spanish dealer in ersatz Mayan relics the other a young mother who has run away from her drug dealer boyfriend and who hopes to build a better life for her two children. The two women ultimately form a bond of solidarity and camaraderie that is put to the test when both a border officer and the boyfriend catch up with them
Yerma by Federico García Lorca( Visual )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yerma is the lonely housewife of a Spanish farmer. She longs to have a child, but believes she is unable to conceive. Upon learning from an elderly psychic woman that the problem may have more to do with her husband, Yerma rebels against her lonely life and her place in society
Boca a boca = Mouth to mouth by Manuel Gómez Pereira( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling actor reluctantly takes a job as a phone sex operator and falls for a sultry, mysterious caller who wants to do more than just talk
Jealousy = Celos by Vicente Aranda( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen and Antonio's story illustrates how jealousy can tear a couple apart as well as bring them back together
The backwoods( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the summer of 1978, two couples decide to go to a remote vaction house in the north of Spain. Hidden away in the middle of a forest, and very much off the beaten track, the house seems ideal for some peaceful holidays. While out hunting, the two men come across an abandoned house and discover a deformed, animalistic girl chained inside. They bring her back to the house, intending to take her to the authorities. Tension mounts with the locals as they come hunting for the girl
La regenta( Visual )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman tormented by a loveless marriage and small town prejudices is drawn into passionate relationships with two men, one of whom is her confessor
La pu-- y la ballena = The whore and the whale by Luis Puenzo( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A writer going though an emotional crisis decides to research the work of an Argentinean photographer. Uncovering a passionate love story between her subject and a prostitute, she unearths hidden feelings of her own. She travel to the Argentine Patagonia in her quest for answers
El Quijote = Don Quijote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the legendary Don Quixote and his companion Sancho Panza. This episodic format follows the structure of the book as the adventures gradually reveal Don Quijote's character and madness
La femme de chambre du Titanic( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in French and No Linguistic content and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horty, a foundry worker travels to England to witness the launching of the Titanic. Marie, a beautiful chambermaid due to board the ship, asks to share his room. Returning home to his wife, Horty's account of the night he met Marie will change his life and transform all those who hear it
La maja desnuda( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Julio 22, 1802. La Duquesa de Alba, una de las mujeres más enigmáticas y hermosas de su tiempo celebra una gala en ocasión de la inauguración de su nuevo Palacio. Entre sus invitados se encuentran los hombres más poderosos de España, destacando entre estos dos complejas personalidades: Manuel Godoy, el Primer Ministro y el pintor Francisco Goya, en la cima de su carrera como pintor. Ambos fueron en su momento amantes de la Duquesa. La celebración sigue su curso hasta que la Duquesa sorprende a todos al anunciar que no se siente bien y se retira a sus aposentos. Al día siguiente aparece muerta; sólo tenía 40 años. Las claves para entender el misterio saldrá a la luz cuando se aclare la verdad detrás de la historia de Volavérunt"--Envase
El laberinto griego = The Greek labyrinth( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A private investigator in Barcelona is involved in the search for a mysterious Greek man, the lover of the alluring French woman who hired him
Bajarse al moro by Fernando Colomo( Visual )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chusa vuelve del "moro". No ha tenido suerte en las aduanas. Sin posibilidad de hacer negocio y sin mercancía, Chusa recurrirá a sus amigos para viajar a Marruecos a por más "chocolate". Las cosas sencillas no lo son tanto si dependen de las complicaciones que las relaciones humanas pueden generar, o por ejemplo que una virgen no sirva para "ese" trabajo
El Pájaro de la felicidad by Pilar Miró( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen is a strong and beautiful woman approaching fifty. At a dinner at her son's house, Carmen's son reproaches her for the way she has leds her life. When she leaves the apartment, preparing to get into her car, Carmen is sexually assaulted by a group of hoodlums. Back at home, her significant other, Fernando, seems unable to help her make sense of what has happened. Humiliated and frightened, Carmen checks into a hotel to be alone, and writes a letter to Fernando, in which she explains that she must look back and search for her parents, her first husband, her past
Jarrapellejos by Antonio Giménez-Rico( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of don Pedro Luis Jarrapellejos, who dominates everyone and everything in La Joya, Extremadura, Spain, in 1912. A young woman and her mother are murdered by his nephew and friend, and don Pedro uses his considerable influence to cover the matter up
La carta esferica by Imanol Uribe( Visual )

7 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adventurous four individuals search for a treasure at sea
Doble o nada : Sus ojos se cerraron y el mundo sigue andando( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renzo, a tango singer, becomes an imitator of Carlos Gardel upon the urging of his Spanish girlfriend. A disastrous tour through Latin America is followed by an unexpected change of fate when Gardel dies in Medellín
Rowing with the wind( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the summer of 1816, Percy Bysshe Shelley, his wife Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin Shelley, and her stepsister Claire Clairmont visit Lord Byron at Lake Geneva. Encouraged by Byron's friend John William Polidori, Byron challenges each to write a horror story, and Mary begins her novel, Frankenstein. She imagines the monster becoming real, and for the next six years, as tragedy befalls those around her, she believes the personification of her imagination is the cause
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The machinist
Alternative Names

Aitana Sánchez-Gijón actrice espagnole

Aitana Sánchez-Gijón actriu de cinema, teatre i televisió hispanoitaliana

Aitana Sánchez-Gijón attrice spagnola

Aitana Sánchez-Gijón Italiaans actrice

Aitana Sánchez-Gijón Italian actor

Aitana Sánchez-Gijón Italian actress

Aitana Sánchez-Gijón Spainyie-Italian film actress

Aitana Sánchez-Gijón spanisch-italienische Schauspielerin

Angeles, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón de.

Angeles, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón de 1968-

De Angeles, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón.

De Angeles, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón 1968-

Gijón, Aitana Sánchez-.

Gijón, Aitana Sánchez- 1968-

Gijón de Angeles, Aitana Sánchez.

Gijón de Angeles, Aitana Sánchez 1968-

Sánchez-Gijón, Aitana

Sánchez Gijón, Aitana 1968-

Sanchez Gijon, Anita 1968-

Sánchez-Gijón de Angeles, Aitana.

Sánchez-Gijón de Angeles, Aitana 1968-

Αϊτάνα Σάντσες Γκιχόν

Айтана Санчес-Хіхон

Санчес-Хихон, Айтана

آیتانا سانچز-خیخون