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Julio Bracho

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Years active  1941-1978 (film)

Name  Julio Bracho
Julio Bracho FICM to present a retrospective of Julio Brachos films FICM
Born  17 July 1909 (1909-07-17) Durango, Mexico
Died  26 April 1978(1978-04-26) (aged 68) Mexico City, Mexico
Occupation  Film director, theater director, screenwriter
Spouse(s)  Rosenda Monteros (1955–1957)

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Julio Bracho Gavilán (17 July 1909 – 26 April 1978) was a Mexican film director and screenwriter.


Julio Bracho Rosenda 1948 Directed by Julio Bracho MoMA

Bracho was born as ninth of eleven children of Julio Bracho y Zuloaga and his wife Luz Pérez Gavilán. His sister Guadalupe Bracho Pérez-Gavilán became known as Andrea Palma, his brother Jesús became known as theatrical designer and painter, and his brother Toribio, became Jesuit and missionary in China. One of his cousins was Dolores del Río. The family moved to Mexico City in 1913. He was engaged in modern theater projects in Mexico, he was founding member of the Teatro Orientación, and he founded and organized the Escolares del Teatro group, Mexico City, in 1931, as well as the Trabajadores del Teatro group in 1933, and the Teatro de la Universidad in 1936. Bracho directed 50 films between 1941 and 1978. He also wrote 36 for films between 1941 and 1974.

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From 1955 to 1957, he was married to actress Rosenda Monteros. In 1973 he was a member of the jury at the 8th Moscow International Film Festival.

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Selected filmography

  • Another Dawn (1943)
  • The White Monk (1945)
  • Twilight (1945)
  • The Thief (1947)
  • Philip of Jesus (1949)
  • Immaculate (1950)
  • The Absentee (1951)
  • Stolen Paradise (1951)
  • Women Who Work (1953)
  • Take Me in Your Arms (1954)
  • Señora Ama (1955)
  • To Each His Life (1960)
  • References

    Julio Bracho Wikipedia