WorldCat Identities

Díaz Torres, Daniel

Overview
Works: 34 works in 80 publications in 3 languages and 268 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fantasy films  History  Documentary films  Biography  Fiction  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations  Caper films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Restager , Performer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Daniel Díaz Torres
 
Most widely held works by Daniel Díaz Torres
Alicia en el Pueblo de Maravillas = Alice in Wondertown by Daniel Díaz Torres( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice is a drama teacher who goes on a cultural mission to a small town where the most bizarre occurrences are commonplace. Mirrors become doors, circus animals walk along the streets, and it appears that anything can happen. Everyone except Alice seems resigned to the situation. She discovers before long that the town's population is made up of officials and workers who have been fired for violating rules, minor or illusionary, and now cannot find their way out of this strange town
Cuba, caminos de revolución( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 7-part summary of the Cuban revolution and history. Beginning with the story of Che Guevara's influence, it moves on to the events of 1959 and beyond, and then looks at the stream of exiles (from the Batistianos to Elian Gonzalez), the arts that make up Cuban culture, Cuba's civil and military aids to other countries, and the relationship between Fidel Castro and Cuba
Hacerse el sueco = It happened in Havana( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film about a family living in Havana. The father, an ex-police officer, is unable to find work due to his health. The mother and daughter decide to rent a room to a Swedish tourist claiming to be a literature professor, who is actually a jewel thief
Otra mujer = Another woman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rural woman battles old ideas of women's roles in society
Una Isla en la corriente( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Este documental es un resumen en imágenes histór icas sobre los avatares de una isla en la corriente de este difícil y desigual mundo contemporáneo. Se completa con declaraciones y comentarios de Fidel Castro, el niño Elián y otros "balseros" residentes fuera de la isla
Kleines tropikana = Tropicanita( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One summer night in Havana, the body of a German tourist, with large wings attached to his shoulders and a bottle of rum in his hand, is discovered in the garden of a house shared by many families. Lorenzo, a young policeman from the provinces assigned to Havana to track down grave robbers, decides to investigate in an effort to advance his lacklustre career. His investigation turns out to be one that is complicated and hilarious, involving German filmmakers, Nazi spies, midgets, magic potions, nightclub dancers, antique dealers, elevator operators and an aging "internationalist" sexpot who sleeps her way around the world
Madagascar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quiéreme y véras: An old thief is obsessed with the idea of discovering the identity of a woman whose unexpected apparition thirtyfive years before, had foiled his attempted holdup of a bank
Quiéreme y verás( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old thief is obsessed with the idea of discovering the identity of a woman whose unexpected apparition, thirty-five years before, had foiled his attempted holdup of a bank. "Tres individuos intentan asaltar un importante banco en La Habana Vieja, pero una demora imprevista frustra el gran golpe. Años mas tarde, estos tres viejos amigos sienten renacer sus viejas ilusiones perdidas."--Container
Jibaro = The wild ones( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at a famous mountain hunter and the conflicts he faces in trying to adapt to the revolution and its social transformations
Los 4 años que estremecieron al mundo( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Se trata de un documental que, acompañado de imágenes, narra los primeros cuatro años de la Revolución Cubana, desde enero de 1959 hasta 1962. Se completa con retazos de discursos de Fidel Castro, de una entrevista realizada a Reynold González y con declaraciones y comentarios realizados por Fidel Castro, Robert Macnamara, Arthur M. Schlesinger, William Y. Smith y Anatoly I. Gribkov durante la Conferencia Tripartita sobre la Crisis del XXX Aniversario de la Crisis de Octubre, celebrada en 1992
Cuba, caminos de revolución( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on emigration from Cuba since the 1959 Revolution. The 2nd documentary is on "Operation Peter Pan," during which thousands of Cuban children left Havana for Miami without their parents between 1960-1962
La revolución cubana Una isla en la corriente( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los 4 años que estremecieron al mundo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Se trata de un documental que, acompañado de imágenes, narra los primeros cuatro años de la Revolución Cubana, desde enero de 1959 hasta 1962. Se completa con retazos de discursos de Fidel Castro, de una entrevista realizada a Reynold González y con declaraciones y comentarios realizados por Fidel Castro, Robert Macnamara, Arthur M. Schlesinger, William Y. Smith y Anatoly I. Gribkov durante la Conferencia Tripartita sobre la Crisis del XXX Aniversario de la Crisis de Octubre, celebrada en 1992
Quiereme y verás( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La pelicula de Ana( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ana is an actress without much talent who tries her hand at directing a documentary about prostitution in Cuba
Los 4 años que estremecieron la isla( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madagascar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madagascar: Set in contemporary Cuba, a bored physics professor is confronted with her lost idealism as her adolescent daughter's search for identity moves from typical teenage interests to an obsession with religion and good works
Cuba, caminos de revolución( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on Cuba from the 1959 Revolution through the early 1960s
Quiéreme y verás( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Quiéreme y verás & Madagascar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Daniel Díaz Torres Film director, screenwriter

Daniel Díaz Torres filmregisseur uit Cuba (1948-2013)

Daniel Díaz Torres kubanischer Filmregisseur

Torres, Daniel Díaz

Torres Daniel Díaz 1948-2013

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