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Lins, Paulo 1958-

Overview
Works: 46 works in 282 publications in 15 languages and 3,447 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Crime films  Gangster films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Biographical fiction  Melodrama  Coming-of-age films  Social problem films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Restager, Scenarist, Film editor, Director, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997.C586, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Paulo Lins
City of God by Paulo Lins( Book )
91 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 997 libraries worldwide
Cidade de Deus, the City of God welcome to one of Rio's most notorious slums. A place where the streets are awash with drugs, where violence can erupt at any moment, over drugs, money and love but also where the samba beat rocks til dawn, where the women are the most beautiful on earth, and where one young man wants to escape his background and become a photographer. -- Back cover
Cidade de Deus = City of God by Fernando Meirelles( visu )
82 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Celebrated with worldwide acclaim, this powerful true story of crime and redemption has won numerous prestigious awards around the globe! The streets of the world's most notorious slum, Rio de Janeiro's "City of God," are a place where combat photographers fear to tread, police rarely go and residents are lucky if they live to the age of 20. In the midst of the oppressive crime and violence, a frail and scared young boy will grow up to discover that he can view the harsh realities of his surroundings with a different eye: the eye of an artist. In the face of impossible odds, in this brave ambition to become a professional photographer becomes a window of his world and ultimately his way out!
Quase dois irmãos = Almost brothers ( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Portuguese and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Two childhood friends, an upper-middle-class politician and a drug dealer, find themselves unexpectedly reunited after decades apart
Desde que o samba é samba by Paulo Lins( Book )
19 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 102 libraries worldwide
"L'émergence de la samba à Rio de Janeiro, dans les années 1920, est racontée à travers l'histoire d'un quartier populaire qui voit se croiser malfrats, prostituées, immigrés et artistes. Une fresque historique et sensuelle de la culture populaire brésilienne."--[Memento]
Cidade dos homens = La cité des hommes by César Charlone( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in Portuguese and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Dans une favela de Rio, deux adolescents, laranjinha et Acérola, luttent pour grandir, pris entre la pauvreté de la favela et la tentation du très lucratif trafic de drogue
Dicionário de têrmos técnicos de automobilismo. Inglês-português e português-inglês by Paulo Lins( Book )
2 editions published in 1954 in Portuguese and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Maré, nossa história de amor ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Portuguese and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Analídia and Jonathan live in a Brazilian slum divided between two rival gangs who dominate the drug trade. Analídia is the daughter of one of the gangs leaders and Jonathan is a the step-brother of the other gangs leader. Both study in a dance troup in the middle of the two territories and end up falling in love
City of God ( file )
2 editions published in 2002 in German and Undetermined and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Die Stadt Gottes - City of God : Roman by Paulo Lins( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Era uma vez ... eu! by Paulo Lins( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in Portuguese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Guds by by Paulo Lins( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Danish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Guds stad by Paulo Lins( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Swedish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
City of men : 4 disc set ; inklusiv die preisgekrönte Dokumentation "Favela rising" ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Oraşul Domnului by Paulo Lins( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Romanian and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Orufe = Orfeu ( Archival Material )
2 editions published in 1999 in Portuguese and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
La cité des hommes. by Regina Casé( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Cidade dos Homens by Paulo Morelli( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in Portuguese and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of 2 teenage boys, Laranjinha and Acerola, as they struggle to grow up surrounded by poverty and the lucrative temptations offered by the drug trade. Filmed on location in a notorious Rio de Janeiro slum and using local actors to capture the gritty realism of Brazilian street life
 
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Alternative Names
Paulo Lins Brasilianischer Schriftsteller
Paulo Lins Brazilian author
Paulo Lins pisarz brazylijski
Paulo Lins schrijver uit Brazilië
Паолу Линс
פאולו לינס
保羅·林斯
Languages
Portuguese (129)
English (26)
German (24)
French (20)
Spanish (17)
Italian (5)
Multiple languages (3)
Catalan (3)
Swedish (1)
Turkish (1)
Basque (1)
Romanian (1)
Polish (1)
Dutch (1)
Danish (1)
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