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Plaza, Paco 1973-

Works: 53 works in 197 publications in 9 languages and 1,857 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Made-for-TV movies  Zombie films  Horror television programs  Science fiction films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Author, Scenarist, Restager, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer, Producer, Film editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Paco Plaza
Publications by Paco Plaza
Most widely held works by Paco Plaza
Quarantine by John Erick Dowdle( visu )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 742 libraries worldwide
Assigned to spend the night shift with a Los Angeles fire station, television reporter Angela Vidal and her cameraman, go out on a routine 911 call. It takes them to a small apartment building where they find police officers already on the scene in response to blood curdling screams. Something unknown has infected a woman living in the building. After a few of the residents are viciously attacked, the residents of the building, along with the news crew, find that the CDC has quarantined the building. All outside information access has been cut-off, and officials are not relaying information to those locked inside. When the quarantine is finally lifted, the only evidence of what took place is the news crew's videotape
[REC] by Jaume Balagueró( visu )
37 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 485 libraries worldwide
A beautiful, young TV reporter and her crew cover the night shift at the local fire station. When the station receives a call from an old lady trapped in the her apartment, the reporter and crew decide to ride along. Once the building is sealed off, the news crew, firefighters, and residents all become trapped inside, and with the camera running, nothing may survive but the film itself
[Rec]2 by Jaume Balagueró( visu )
23 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 242 libraries worldwide
The highly anticipated sequel to one of the scariest films of all time, REC2 picks up fifteen minutes from where viewers left off, and goes back into the quarantined apartment building where a terrifying virus runs rampant. What is found inside lies beyond the scope of medical science, a demonic nightmare more terrifying than anyone could possibly imagine
Rec 3 genesis by Paco Plaza( visu )
20 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 169 libraries worldwide
A couple's wedding day is shadowed by horror as some of the guests show signs of a strange illness
6 films to keep you awake ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 39 libraries worldwide
The Baby's room: A couple with a newborn baby move into their new home, where someone watches the baby every night. To let: A couple expecting a child are looking for an apartment, but meet their match in the landlady
Werewolf hunter ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Mutilated cadavers have been found in the forest. A traveling soap vendor is captured and confesses to the murders and to using the victims' body fat to make his soap. He proclaims his innocence due to the curse of lycanthropy; turning into a werewolf
Romasanta the werewolf hunt = Romasanta : lovec na volkodlake by Paco Plaza( visu )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 32 libraries worldwide
An uproar is caused when some mutilated cadavers are discovered, giving way to the legend of the "Werewolf of Allariz". A traveling vendor rolls through the forest in his old wagon. A woman from every village on his route faithfully awaits him. He's attractive, intelligent, charming.... But he's also the monster feared by all. His most recent prey, Barbara will soon become the one who hunts him down. The film is based on the true-life story of Manuel Blanco Romasanta, the traveling vendor, who confessed to the murders of thirteen people, using their body fat to make soap. Romasanta was tried in Allaríz in 1852 and avoided capital punishment by proclaiming he was a werewolf. Barbara was the lone survivor of four sisters
6 films to keep you awake ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 16 libraries worldwide
A Real Friend: A young girl loves to read horror stories and imagine the characters as her friends. A Christmas Tale: Children spending Christmas in a resort town find a thief in the woods and agree to help her for the money she stole
Cuento de Navidad by Paco Plaza( visu )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A group of children spending Christmas in a summer resort village discover a woman disguised as Santa Claus in a well in the woods. When they go to the police for help, they discover that she is in fact a dangerous thief who is on the run with a substantial haul. They make a decision. They will help her out of the well in exchange for the money that she still has on her
El segundo nombre ( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in Spanish and French and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Una mañana, Theodore Logan, respetado y exitoso empresario, conduce su coche hasta un apartado bosque donde inexplicablemente pone fin a su vida. Daniella Logan, su hija de veinticinco años, comienza a partir de entonces a reconstruir los últimos días de la vida de su padre, a la búsqueda de una respuesta, de una pista, de algo que le permita comprender porqué. La búsqueda de Daniella le acerca a la figura de un hombre distinto al que ella conoció; se esfuma el rastro de padre amante, de hombre sacrificado y bueno que dedicó su vida a hacer feliz a su hija, y en su lugar aparece ante la nueva mirada de su hija un hombre despiadado, cruel y peligroso. Religión, intriga y muerte se entrelazan en esta historia de una mujer que pierde la inocencia, que despierta al mundo oscuro y podrido que la rodea y que descubre que bajo la apacible apariencia de su pequeña comunidad hay una maraña de mentiras y misterios que la rodean hasta asfixiarla y empujarla al borde de la locura
OT la película ( visu )
3 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and No Linguistic Content and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Les enfants d'Abraham by Paco Plaza( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in French and English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
¡Zarpazos! = Un viaje por el Spanish Horror ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A finales de los años sesenta, el cine español comienza a producir de forma continuada una ingente cantidad de películas de género de terror. El fenómeno propició una importante apertura a los mercados internacionales, una producción continuada, un determinado star-system, así como directores especializados. Eso sí, el Spanish Horror en aquellas décadas pasadas frecuentó el mimetismo internacional, así como ofreció un particular abordaje del sexo, la sangre y la violencia. Este documental repasa, entre recuerdos y anécdotas, aquel insólito fenómeno de la España franquista
L'enfer des loups by Paco Plaza( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in French and English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"1850. Près du petit village d'Allariz, les loups ont envahi la forêt. Chaque jour, de nouvelles personnes disparaissent. Les corps des victimes, déchiquetés et mutilés, présentent également des incisions extrêmement précises. Cette contradiction terrorise les villageois et les rumeurs grandissent. La légende du "loup-garou d'Allariz" se propage bientôt dans tout le pays
Asesinos de cine by Paco Plaza( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Second name by Fernando Marías( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
[·Rec]³ génesis ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The wedding party of Koldo and Clara goes wrong when the celebrants start becoming ill and violent
REC : experimenta el miedo ( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 3 libraries worldwide
[Rec] génesis : guión, versión 6 (8 de marzo 2011) by Luis Berdejo( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
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Paco Plaza film director
Paco Plaza regista spagnolo
Paco Plaza Spaans filmregisseur
Paco Plaza spanischer Filmregisseur
Plaza Francisco
Plaza, Francisco 1973-
Plaza, Paco
Plaza Trinidad, Francisco 1973-
Пласа, Пако
پاکو پلاسا فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان اسپانیایی
플라자, 파코
Spanish (99)
English (24)
French (13)
German (5)
Galician (3)
Basque (2)
Catalan (2)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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