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Sánchez-Gijón, Aitana

Overview
Works: 129 works in 416 publications in 6 languages and 4,885 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 )
31 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,540 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 traveling 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 )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and French and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trevor Reznik hasn't slept in a year. The shocking deterioration of his physical and mental health has made his every waking moment an unrelenting state of confusion, paranoia, guilt, anxiety and terror. His only solace from this living nightmare comes from an affectionate prostitute. When cryptic notes turn up mysteriously in his apartment and hallucinations of a co-worker that no one else sees causes a gruesome machine shop injury, he embarks on a journey to find out whether there is an elaborate plot to drive him mad or his fatigue has simply robbed him of reason
Io non ho paura I'm not scared ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Italian and English and held by 479 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 )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 303 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 ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yerma is the lonely housewife of a Spanish farmer. She longs to have a child but believes that she is unable to conceive. Upon learning from an elderly psychic woman that the problem may have more to do with her husband than herself, Yerma rebels against her lonely life and her place in society
Boca a boca Mouth to mouth by Manuel Gómez Pereira ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 198 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
The backwoods by Koldo Serra ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and French and held by 112 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
I'm not scared = Io non ho paura by Gabriele Salvatores ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Als de negenjarige Michele in de zomer van 1978 in het zuiden van Italië speelt in het korenveld, ontdekt hij een verschrikkelijk geheim
La regenta ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 98 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 femme de chambre du Titanic ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in French and held by 95 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
Jealousy Celos ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmen and Antonio's story illustrates how jealousy can tear a couple apart as well as bring them back together
El Quijote Don Quijote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 61 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 pu-- y la ballena The whore and the whale ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 57 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
Celos by Vicente Aranda ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carmen and Antonio's story illustrates how jealousy can tear a couple apart as well as bring them back together
Sus ojos se cerraron y el mundo sigue andando by Jaime Chávarri ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 49 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
La puta y la Ballena ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Als Vera, die al jaren last heeft van een writers block, foto's en liefdesbrieven vindt van een Argentijnse fotograaf die in de Spaanse Burgeroorlog is omgekomen, gaat ze op onderzoek uit in Patagonië
La maja desnuda ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 37 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
Bajarse al moro ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 30 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
Celos jealousy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man finds a photograph of his fiancée with another man and becomes obsessed with uncovering her secret past
El laberinto griego The Greek labyrinth ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and Italian and held by 28 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
 
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Alternative Names
AITANA SANCHEZ GIJON
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- Frueherer Name
Languages
Spanish (115)
English (39)
Italian (20)
French (16)
German (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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