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Maura, Carmen 1945-

Overview
Works: 257 works in 1,407 publications in 6 languages and 13,749 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Road films  Documentary films  Biographical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Contributor, Other, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Carmen Maura
Publications by Carmen Maura
Most widely held works about Carmen Maura
 
Most widely held works by Carmen Maura
Mujeres al borde de un ataque de "nervios" = Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown by Pedro Almodóvar( visu )
106 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,726 libraries worldwide
Comedy film about a woman who has been jilted by the love of her life, her friend who discovers her lover is a a Shiite terrorist, and her ex-lover's crazed wife
La ley del deseo = Law of desire by Carmen Maura( visu )
60 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 645 libraries worldwide
Cocaine-snorting homosexual hedonist writer-director Pablo Quintero is bereft--because his boyfriend Juan has just moved out. Pablo meets Antonio at a party, and they share a few passionate nights, but Antonio soon proves far too clingy for Pablo's taste. All hell breaks loose when Antonio comes across a sad, yearning love note from Juan, which ignites in Antonio a bonfire of jealous possessiveness. Pablo's transsexual sister Tina and her daughter Ada get involved in the mess as well. None of their lives will ever be the same because of this tragic unrequited love triangle
Ay, Carmela! by Carlos Saura( visu )
69 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 599 libraries worldwide
Paulino and Carmela are husband and wife, troubadours touring the countryside during the Spanish Civil War. They are Republicans, and with their mute assistant, Gustavete, they journey into rebel territory by mistake. They are arrested, fear a firing squad, and receive a reprieve from an Italian Fascist commander who loves the theatre. He arranges a performance for his troops, bargaining with Paulino to stage a burlesque of the Republic in exchange for the actors' freedom. Will the fiery and patriotic Carmela consent?
Valentin by Alejandro Agresti( visu )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
Valentin is a nine-year-old boy whose feuding parents have left him to be raised by his eccentric grandmother. With his father visiting only occasionally, Valentin is left to look to the other men in the neighborhood for father figures, and to replace his absent mother, he warms to Leticia, one of his father's many short-term girlfriends. When he tells her personal secrets about his father, however, Valentin jeopardizes their relationship. One of Valentin dreams is of being an astronaut one day. He sets out to discover the harsh realities about his parents, while bringing joy to those around him
Tetro by Francis Ford Coppola( visu )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 508 libraries worldwide
Naive, 17-year-old Bennie goes to Buenos Aires to search for his older brother whom he has not seen for ten years. With the success of their father Carlo, a renowned symphony conductor, the family moved from Argentina to New York. When Bennie finds his brother, Tetro, he is surprised to find that he is not the person he remembered. While staying with Tetro and his girlfriend Miranda, the two brothers grapple with the haunting experiences of their shared past
Les femmes du 6ème étage = The women on the 6th floor ( visu )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Paris, 1960. Jean-Louis lives a bourgeois existence with his neurotic socialite wife Suzanne while their children are away at boarding school. The couple's world is turned upside down when they hire Maria, a Spanish maid who introduces Jean-Louis to an alternative reality a few stories up on the sixth floor. Befriending a group of sassy Spanish maids, the women teach him there's more to life than stocks and bonds, and their influence on the house ultimately transforms everyone's life
Entre tinieblas = Dark habits by Pedro Almodóvar( visu )
26 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in Spanish and Italian and held by 474 libraries worldwide
A nightclub singer hides out in a convent after her lover dies of an overdose. The nuns, who welcome her with open arms, have problems of their own
Free zone by Amos Gitai( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 312 libraries worldwide
An unlikely relationship begins for an American girl living in Jerusalem, a cab driver on her way to Jordan, and a Palestinian woman living in an Economic Free Zone
Como ser mujer y no morir en el intento ( visu )
23 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Carmen's life is complicated. At 42 she is married to her third husband, Antonio, and has two children from previous marriages. She tries to carry on her professional career, without neglecting her relationship with Antonio, the house, her friends, or the emotional needs of the children
Viva Pedro : Special features ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Special features for "Viva Pedro: The Almodóvar Collection" set include cast and crew interviews, analyses of Almodóvar's works, biographical documentary, featurettes, and previews
Las brujas de Zugarramurdi by Álex de la Iglesia( visu )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Dos parados (Mario Casas y Hugo Silva) cometen un atraco y huyen perseguidos por la policía (Pepón Nieto y Secun de la Rosa) y por la ex mujer de uno de ellos (Macarena Gómez). Así, se adentran en los bosques impenetrables de Navarra y caen en las garras de una horda de mujeres enloquecidas que se alimentan de carne humana
Viva Pedro : the Almodóvar collection by Pedro Almodóvar( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Eight of director Pedro Almodóvar's original films
800 bullets = 800 balas by Álex de la Iglesia( visu )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 140 libraries worldwide
This anarchic comedy from Spain's reigning master of cinematic mayhem centers on a 12-year old boy who sneaks off to find the Spanish setting of a number of Hollywood westerns in hopes of finding his grandfather, a former stuntman, who he's just learned is still alive and performing at the run-down theme park
Paulette ( visu )
11 editions published in 2013 in German and French and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Paulette lives alone in a housing project in the suburbs of Paris. With her small pension, she can no longer make ends meet. A known criminal in her neighborhood commissions her to sell cannabis when she asks him for work. Trouble begins when other local dealers become jealous and upset by her unexpected success
Comunidad by United States Catholic Conference( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 13 libraries worldwide
In La Communidad vindt een niet erg succesvolle makelaarster in een woning van een overleden man driehonderd miljoen peseta die zij het huis uit moet zien te smokkelen. In El dia de la bestia wil priester Angel Beriartura zo veel mogelijk misdaden plegen om zo in contact te kunnen komen met de duivel
Volver ( visu )
in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Shows the problems within a family of fishermen of Chilean community of Punta Lavapié when two of their children decide to stay in school instead of follow the family fishing tradition
 
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Alternative Names
Carmen Maura
Carmen Maura actrice espagnole
Carmen Maura actriz española
Carmen Maura aktorka hiszpańska
Carmen Maura attrice spagnola
Carmen Maura Spaans acteur
Carmen Maura Spaans actrice
Carmen Maura spanische Schauspielerin
Carmen Maura Spanish actress
Carmen Maura spansk skådespelare
Carmen Maura spansk skodespelar
Carmen Maura spansk skuespiller
Garcia Maura, Carmen
García Maura, Carmen 1945-
Karmen Mawra
Maura, Carmen
Maura, Carmen G. 1945-
Maura, Carmen García 1945-
Κάρμεν Μάουρα
Кaрмен Маура
Кармен Маура
Кармен Маура іспанська акторка
Маура, Кармен испанская актриса
כרמן מאורה
كaرمەن ماۋرا
كارمن مورا
کارمن مورا بازیگر اسپانیایی
კარმენ მაურა
카르멘 마우라
カルメン・マウラ
卡門·莫拉
Languages
Spanish (296)
English (33)
German (12)
French (10)
Italian (7)
Esperanto (1)
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