Overview

A young journalist asks an old artist about the portrait of a naked Indian woman that he has in his study. The artist tells the story of Maria Candelaria (Dolores del Río), a young Indian woman who was rejected by her own people for being the daughter of a prostitute. She is protected by a young Indian man, Lorenzo Rafael (Pedro Armendáriz), who has fallen in love with her.

  1. Emilio Fernández

    Director, Writer

  2. Mauricio Magdaleno

    Writer

Facts

Original Title María Candelaria (Xochimilco)

Status Released

Release Information

  • September 11, 1944
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language Spanish; Castilian

Runtime 1h 42m

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