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Soárez, Elena

Overview
Works: 19 works in 74 publications in 5 languages and 2,068 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodrama  Romantic comedy films  Video recordings for the hearing impaired  Short films  Biography  Biographical films  Comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1995.9.S87, 791.4372
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Publications about Elena Soárez
Publications by Elena Soárez
Most widely held works by Elena Soárez
Casa de areia = The house of sand ( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 746 libraries worldwide
A woman and her mother are sent to an island and spend almost 60 years trying to leave it. Follow three generations of the womanś family as they all try and find happiness on a lagoon surrounded by shifting dunes
Eu, tu, eles by Andrucha Waddington( visu )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in Portuguese and French and held by 336 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
Eagles, donkeys and butterflies : an anthropological study of Brazil's "animal game" by Roberto da Matta( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
"Roberto DaMatta, one of Brazil's foremost anthropologists, and Elena Soarez approach the question of gambling in popular culture in general and its treatment in social anthropology in particular. They focus on the "animal game", a kind of popular Brazilian gambling entertainment or lottery in which locals bet on a list of twenty-five animals. The authors argues that the success of this game, which originated in 1882 with the founding of the first zoo in Rio de Janeiro, and the social release the game provides are significant aspects of Brazilian social history and identity."--Jacket
Aguias, burros e borboletas : um estudo antropológico do jogo do bicho by Roberto da Matta( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in Portuguese and held by 49 libraries worldwide
La vie peu ordinaire de Dona Linhares Eu Tu Eles by Andrucha Waddington( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Portuguese and French and held by 21 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
Cidade dos Homens by Paulo Morelli( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Portuguese and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Gêmeas ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in Portuguese and held by 11 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
Vida de menina ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in Portuguese and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Depicts the early days of Helena Morley, a young girl living in the town of Diamantina, Brazil, during the end of 19th century
Nome próprio ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Portuguese and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The story of a young woman intent on becoming a writer
Rio, I love you ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Comprised of short films, each by a different director, set in different neighborhoods in Rio de Janeiro
W ramionach Boga City of men = Cidade dos Homens ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in Portuguese and held by 1 library worldwide
CITY OF MEN ( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
THE HOUSE OF SAND ( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Casa De Areia (V.O.S.) ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Crónica de tres generaciones de mujeres en el duro estado brasileño de maranhao
Rio eu te amo ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in Portuguese and held by 1 library worldwide
A series of short films set in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro
 
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Alternative Names
Soárez, Elena
Languages
Portuguese (37)
English (10)
French (2)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
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