The Moorish Queen (1937 film)

The Moorish Queen (Spanish: La reina mora) is a 1937 Spanish musical film directed by Eusebio Fernández Ardavín and starring María Arias, Raquel Rodrigo and Alejandrina Caro.[1]

The Moorish Queen
Directed byEusebio Fernández Ardavín
Written bySerafín Álvarez Quintero (play)
Joaquín Álvarez Quintero (play)
Eusebio Fernández Ardavín
StarringMaría Arias
Raquel Rodrigo
Alejandrina Caro
Music byJoaquín Rodrigo
José Serrano
CinematographyFred Mandel
Edited byHenri Taverna
Production
company
Distributed byCIFESA
Release date
4 October 1937
Running time
90 minutes
CountrySpain
LanguageSpanish

The film's sets were designed by Santiago Ontañón.

CastEdit

  • María Arias as Coral
  • Raquel Rodrigo as Mercedes
  • Alejandrina Caro as Doña Juana
  • Pedro Terol as Esteban
  • Antonio Gil Varela 'Varillas' as Don Nuez
  • Valeriano Ruiz París as Miguel Ángel
  • Erasmo Pascual as Cotufa
  • José Córdoba as El Peleón
  • Carmen Vázquez as Bailarina
  • Capelillo as Cantador
  • Manolito Heras as El Niño de los Pájaros
  • J. Aguilar as Pepe López
  • Enrique Salvador as Señor Pepe
  • Anita Ramallo as Laurita
  • Srta. Albillana as Isabel

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Peiró p.306

BibliographyEdit

  • Eva Woods Peiró. White Gypsies: Race and Stardom in Spanish Musical Films. U of Minnesota Press, 2012.

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