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Ribeiro, Andrea Barata

Overview
Works: 21 works in 79 publications in 4 languages and 3,120 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television programs  Melodrama  Fiction  Television mini-series  Film and video adaptations  Television comedies  Coming-of-age television programs  Television crime shows 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Andrea Barata Ribeiro
Publications by Andrea Barata Ribeiro
Most widely held works by Andrea Barata Ribeiro
Cidade de Deus City of God by Fernando Meirelles( visu )
38 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,610 libraries worldwide
The world's most notorious slum, Rio de Janeiro's City of God, where combat photographers and police rarely go. The true story of a young man who grew up on these streets and whose ambition as a photographer is our window in and his only way out
Blindness by Fernando Meirelles( visu )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 794 libraries worldwide
A city is ravaged by an epidemic of 'white blindness.' Those first afflicted are quarantined by the authorities in an abandoned mental hospital where societal norms quickly breaks down. Criminals and the physically powerful prey upon the weak, hoarding the meager food rations and committing horrific acts. Inside the hospital is one eyewitness to the nightmare. Following her husband into the hospital, a woman whose sight is unaffected by the plague goes into quarantine. There, keeping her sight a secret, she guides seven strangers who have become like a family. She leads them out of quarantine and onto the ravaged streets of the city. Their voyage is fraught with danger, but their survival is a reflection of the depth of the human spirit
Cidade dos Homens by Paulo Morelli( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Portuguese and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Growing up in a culture of violence, Acerola and Laranjinha have become as close as brothers. When they find themselves on opposite sides of a gang war, the lifelong friends are forced to confront a shocking secret from their shared past
Adrift ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in Portuguese and held by 203 libraries worldwide
While spending summer vacation with her family on the idyllic southeast coast of Brazil, fourteen-year-old Filipa discovers that her father, a famous author, is betraying her mother by dallying with a beautiful young American woman. Wrestling with the truth, Filipa will soon discover that her father's infidelity is only the first of many dark secrets that lurk beneath the surface of her seemingly perfect family
Domésticas o filme ( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Portuguese and held by 21 libraries worldwide
The story of the rough, intertwined lives of a handful of 'domestics' in Sao Paulo and their poignant struggle against the challenges of the huge metropolis, and the difficult balancing of work, family, and different interpersonal relationships
City of God La cité de Dieu ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in Portuguese and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Follows three boys from one of the most brutal, violent, and corrupt slums in Rio de Janeiro from the 1970s to the 1990s, a period when the only spark of hope comes from the story of a boy who wants to be a photographer
Adrift Deriva ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in Portuguese and held by 19 libraries worldwide
It is the 80's, and fourteen year-old Filipa is spending her vacation at Búzios, Rio de Janeiro, with her father, Mathias, her alcoholic mother, Clarice, and her two younger siblings in their beach house. When Filipa feels that the relationship of her parents is deteriorating, she snoops in her father's office. There she finds pictures of Mathias with his American lover Ângela hidden in a drawer of his desk. When Mathias and Clarice announce to their children that they are not going to live together for a period, the confused Filipa believes that Ângela is the responsible for the separation of her parents and discovers that the marriage of Mathias and Clarice is built on a bed of lies
Blindness L'aveuglement ( visu )
4 editions published in 2008 in French and English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
A number of people are quarantined in an abandoned mental hospital after a plague of blindness hits the city. Eventually, one woman, who has pretended to be blind, leads seven people out into the world where they try to survive
À deriva by Heitor Dhalia( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Portuguese and held by 8 libraries worldwide
It is the 80's, and fourteen year-old Filipa is spending her vacation at Búzios, Rio de Janeiro, with her father, Mathias, her alcoholic mother, Clarice, and her two younger siblings in their beach house. When Filipa feels that the relationship of her parents is deteriorating, she snoops in her father's office. There she finds pictures of Mathias with his American lover Ângela hidden in a drawer of his desk. When Mathias and Clarice announce to their children that they are not going to live together for a period, the confused Filipa believes that Ângela is the responsible for the separation of her parents and discovers that the marriage of Mathias and Clarice is built on a bed of lies
City of men by Paulo Morelli( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Portuguese and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Inspired by the film "City of God". "Taking place in a notorious Rio slum, and filmed on location using local actors ... City of Men follows the adventures of two teenage boys ... as they struggle to grow up surrounded by poverty and the lucrative temptations offered by the drug trade" (container)
City of men La cité des hommes = [Cidade dos homens] ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Portuguese and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Growing up in a culture of violence, Acerola and Laranjinha have become as close as brothers. When they find themselves on opposite sides of a gang war, the lifelong friends are forced to confront a shocking secret from their shared past
[Contagious outbreaks] ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The dead outside: After a neurological plague has turned most of the population into monsters, two strangers try to survive on an abandoned farm
Xingu ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in Portuguese and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Based on real events in the 1940s, the brothers Villas Bôas, posing as illiterate workmen, join an expedition to the Brazilian interior. Little did they know that this would lead to a life of trying to understand and preserve indigenous culture, especially with the government trying to move industry to the western frontier
Cidade dos homens ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Portuguese and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Cidade dos Homens La cité des hommes = [Cidade dos homens] ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Portuguese and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Growing up in a culture of violence, Acerola and Laranjinha have become as close as brothers. When they find themselves on opposite sides of a gang war, the lifelong friends are forced to confront a shocking secret from their shared past
Blindness Körlük ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A city is ravaged by an epidemic of 'white blindness.' Those first afflicted are quarantined by the authorities in an abandoned mental hospital where societal norms quickly breaks down. Criminals and the physically powerful prey upon the weak, hoarding the meager food rations and committing horrific acts. Inside the hospital is one eyewitness to the nightmare. Following her husband into the hospital, a woman whose sight is unaffected by the plague goes into quarantine. There, keeping her sight a secret, she guides seven strangers who have become like a family. She leads them out of quarantine and onto the ravaged streets of the city. Their voyage is fraught with danger, but their survival is a reflection of the depth of the human spirit
Cidade de Deus Ciudad de Dios = City of God ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in Portuguese and held by 1 library worldwide
"'Buscapé', a sus once años de edad, tiene algo muy claro: quiere convertirse en fotógrafo y registrar con su cámara la historia que se escribe todos los días. El primer problema que tendrá que enfrentar es el hecho de vivir en Ciudad de Dios, un empobrecido suburbio de Rio de Janeiro en el que la violencia, las drogas y la delincuencia marćan el pulso de la vida cotidiana. Dadinho, uno de sus mejores amigos, también tiene muy claro lo que quiere del futuro: convertirse en el rey de la mafia de todo Brasil. Ambose podrían alcanzar sus sueños; a pesar de las circumstancias, en Ciudad de Dios todo es posible" --Envase
Blindness Mang liu gan ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A city is ravaged by an epidemic of 'white blindness.' Those first afflicted are quarantined by the authorities in an abandoned mental hospital where societal norms quickly breaks down. Criminals and the physically powerful prey upon the weak, hording the meager food rations and committing horrific acts. Inside the hospital is one eyewitness to the nightmare. Following her husband into the hospital, a woman whose sight is unaffected by the plague goes into quarantine. There, keeping her sight a secret, she guides seven strangers who have become like a family. She leads them out of quarantine and onto the ravaged streets of the city. Their voyage is fraught with danger, but their survival is a reflection of the depth of the human spirit
Cidade de Deus City of god ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in Portuguese and held by 1 library worldwide
City of god ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A tale of how crime affects the poor population of Rio de Janeiro. Though the narrative skips around in time, the main focus is on Cabeleira who formed a gang called the Tender Trio. He and his best friend, Bene, become crime lords over the course of a decade. When Bene is killed before he can retire, Little Ze attempts to take out his arch enemy, Sando Cenoura. But Sando and a young gangster named Manu form an alliance and begin a gang war with Little Ze. Amateur photographer Buscape, a good-natured boy who comically learns that he's not cut out to be a hoodlum, takes pictures of the brutal crime war, making their story famous
 
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Alternative Names
Barata Ribeiro, Andrea.
Languages
Portuguese (56)
English (15)
Spanish (3)
French (2)
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