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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.

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  1. Emilio Fernández

    Director, Writer

  2. Mauricio Magdaleno


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  1. Dolores del Río

    Dolores del Río

    María Candelaria

  2. Pedro Armendáriz

    Pedro Armendáriz

    Lorenzo Rafael

  3. AG

    Alberto Galán

    El Pintor

  4. MC

    Margarita Cortés


  5. Miguel Inclán

    Miguel Inclán

    Don Damian

  6. BR

    Beatriz Ramos


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Status Released

Original Language Spanish

Runtime 1h 42m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • September 11, 1944



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