WorldCat Identities

Waddington, Andrucha

Works: 31 works in 111 publications in 5 languages and 1,343 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodrama  Romantic comedy films  Historical films  Biographical films  Interviews  Documentary films  Romance films  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, Restager , fmd, Author, Performer, Film editor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1995.9.S87, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Andrucha Waddington
Casa de areia = The house of sand( Visual )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Áurea's saga begins in 1910, in Maranhão, where her fanatical husband has relocated his family to start a farm. Desperate and pregnant, Áurea longs to return to the city, but cannot traverse the dunes with her aging mother Maria in tow. When calamity strikes, the two women find themselves stranded. Eventually, they settle among the shifting sands, and Áurea finds peace, but her passionate daughter, Maria, longs to explore the world beyond the dunes"--DVD sleeve. "In 1910, in Maranhão, the insane Vasco de Sá moves with his pregnant urban wife Áurea and her mother Maria to a wilderness land near a lagoon and surrounded by shifting dunes. [Soon] his workers abandon the place, and Vasco dies, leaving the two women alone and without any resources. They are supported by a local son of a former slave, Massu, and they learn how to survive [raising] goats. Along the years, Áurea raises her daughter Maria, hoping to move back to the capital someday. Her hope becomes anguish and despair as years go by, until [she finally adapts] to the place"--Internet movie database, as viewed on August 15, 2008
Eu, tu, eles by Andrucha Waddington( Visual )

22 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a poor, dusty corner of Northeastern Brazil, pregnant Darlene says good-bye to her aged mother, her dusty settlement town, and sets off to be married. The wedding doesn't happen; she returns home years later with a son, in time to bury her mother. Darlene isn't especially young or gorgeous, but she is radiant with a full-bodied, earthy eroticism that proves irresistible to first one, then two, and finally three men. If Darlene needs all three to make one complete husband, well, they believe she has enough love to go around. The film weds the humor and magic of a folk tale to a very modern feel for the psychological dynamics between men and women, and for the subtle politics of male rivalry in a macho culture
Lope( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un joven soldado regresa de la guerra al Madrid en construcción del siglo XVI. Como cientos de jóvenes aún no tiene claro el camino que quiere seguir. Mientras lucha por sus inquietudes y ambiciones, dos mujeres se cruzan en su vida real. Una liberal, empresaria de éxito; la otra noble, soñadora. Junto al amor se le presenta una aventura y mientras aprende lo que de verdad significa amar, es perseguido por la justicia, encarcelado y amenazado por sicarios hasta esconderse en el puerto de Lisboa, donde se está preparando el mayor ejército naval que haya contemplado el mar. Un relato de amor y aventuras tremendamente actual, sobre Lope de Vega, un hombre que supo enamorar y contar las historias mejor que nadie
La vie peu ordinaire de Dona Linhares Eu Tu Eles by Andrucha Waddington( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Portuguese and French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avec son bébé, Darlene a fui sa campagne pour un mariage qui n'a pas eu lieu. Trois ans plus tard, mère célibataire, elle revient au pays, dans une province du Brésil écrasée de soleil où le temps semble n'avoir aucune prise. Le vieil Osias lui propose de l'épouser. Démunie et seule, elle accepte. Travailleuse, Darlene s'occupe de tout, laissant son époux à son oisiveté maladive. Lorsque ce dernier recueille son cousin, Zezinho, Darlene s'attache à ce nouveau venu, plein d'attentions, et tombe enceinte. L'étrange famille vit au jour le jour. Lorsque le jeune et beau Ciro arrive, tout se complique ... Inspiré d'une histoire vraie, ce film est une fable ensoleillée en forme d'hymne à la vie et à la tolérance
Rio I love you( Visual )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in French and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The third episode of the Cities of love franchise, Rio, I love you is an anthology, created by 10 visionary directors from across the globe. The story line of each segment focuses on an encounter of love in a different neighbourhood of the city, demonstrating the distinctive qualities and character of that location. The film serves to bridge gaps between cultures, educating and entertaining the audience, while celebrating unique and universal expressions of love"--Container
Gêmeas( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Portuguese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identical twins Iara and Marilene like to play games with their boyfriends due to their resemblance. After the death of their mother, Mariline meets and falls in love with Osmar. Her sister Iara becomes obsessed with Osmar, and the jealous Marilene poisons her
Outros Bárbaros( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in Portuguese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary concert film of the 2002 reunion of Brazil's "Doces Bárbaros," singers Caetano Veloso, Gal Costa, Gilberto Gil, and Maria Bethânia. Includes interviews, rehearsals and other behind-the-scenes footage, as well as portions of concerts held on Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro; and in Ibirapuera Park, São Paulo
Viva São João!( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Portuguese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During singer Gilberto Gil's concert tour in conjunction with the June festivities of Brazil's Northeast and Southeast in 2001, various personalities, singers, and local public figures are interviewed; each interview indicates a way in which the history of the Festival of St. John has bearing on the life of the local community
Tempo rei( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in Portuguese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composer Gilberto Gil performs his own music and music of other Brazilian composers amid various scenes of Brazil
Bethânia bem de perto : a propósito de um show. Pedrinha de Aruanda, Maria Bethânia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Portuguese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Documentary about singer Maria Bethânia's 60th birthday celebration in her hometown, Santo Amaro da Purificação, and her performance on a show in Salvador."
Rio, eu te amo : Cities of love : 11 diretores em ação( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in Portuguese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Me you them Eu tu eles( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, Darlene longs for love, family and passion. She leaves her small rural town to find the one man that can fulfill all of her desires. One child, still single and three years later, Darlene, comes back home. She accepts a marriage proposal from a neighbor who turns her into his personal slave. Her husband's cousin comes to live with them and she finds comfort with him. A young and handsome drifter shows up to work and he ignites Darlene's passions. Can one woman, three men and four children live under one roof or will Darlene be swept away by the drifter?
Rio eu te amo( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in Portuguese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of short films set in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro
Os penetras( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On New Year's Eve, Beto arrives in Rio De Janeiro to find his girlfriend who doesn't love him any more. Beto attempts suicide and is saved by Marco Polo who says he will help find the girlfriend. Beto and Marco crash the hottest parties in Rio to find her
The outlaw : Lope( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanish historical drama based on the life of 16th century playright Lope de Vega. Returning to Madrid from the war, an eagerly ambitious Lope (Alberto Ammann) is forced to take a job as a copyist while he dreams of finding fame and fortune. He soon falls for his employer's seductive daughter, Elena (Pilar López de Ayala), little realising that she is in fact already married. When she refuses to end her marriage for a future with the struggling writer, Lope causes a scandal by publicising their affair. Now accused of slander, Lope goes on the run, where he soon finds help in the form of his childhood friend, the beautiful Isabel (Leonor Watling)
Viva São João!( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Undetermined and Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La participación del cantante y actual ministro de la Cultura, Gilberto Gil, presenta la importancia delas fiestas juninas en Brasil. Son festejos muy tradicionales comemoran a San Juan y hacen parte de la cultura brasileira
Eu tu eles a história de uma mulher e seus três maridos( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Portuguese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bethânia bem de perto Pedrinha de Aruanda by Maria Bethânia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pedrinha de Aruanda( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Documental que recoge de manera singular la intimidad de una de las mayores intérpretes brasileñas de todos los tiempos, María Bethania, hermana del afamado Caetano Veloso. En el filme, la cantante revela su historia a partir de las músicas que la acompañaron a lo largo de su vida (Pedrinha de Aruanda)
Maria Bethânia : dentro do mar tem rio : ao vivo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A live performance featuring Brazilian singer Maria Bethânia
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Audience level: 0.33 (from 0.24 for Casa de ar ... to 0.99 for Bethânia ...)

Eu, tu, eles
Alternative Names
Andrucha Waddington film director, film producer, Screenwriter

Andrucha Waddington filmregisseur uit Brazilië

웨딩턴, 앤드류차 1970-