María Candelaria (1944)

09/11/1944 (US) DramaRomance 1h 42m

Una sublime historia de amor


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


Top Billed Cast

  1. Dolores del Río

    Dolores del Río

    María Candelaria

  2. Pedro Armendáriz

    Pedro Armendáriz

    Lorenzo Rafael

  3. Alberto Galán

    El Pintor

  4. Margarita Cortés

    Margarita Cortés


  5. Miguel Inclán

    Don Damian

  6. Beatriz Ramos


  7. Rafael Icardo

    Rafael Icardo


  8. Julio Ahuet

    Jose Alfonso

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María Candelaria

Original Title María Candelaria (Xochimilco)

Status Released

Original Language Spanish; Castilian

Budget -

Revenue -


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