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Fernando de Fuentes (I) (1894–1958)

Director of two classic films of Mexican Cinema, Compadre Mendoza, El (1933) and ¡Vámonos con Pancho Villa! (1935), De Fuentes began his career as second assistant director in Santa (1931), the first "talkie" produced in Mexico. His technical abilities promoted him to direct Anónimo, El (1932). De Fuentes is considered a pioneer in Mexican movies ... See full bio »

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Known For

Out on the Big Ranch
(1936)
La zandunga
La zandunga Writer
(1938)
La selva de fuego
(1945)

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 1970 El dinero tiene miedo (screenplay)
 1964 Face of the Screaming Werewolf (werewolf sequences)
 1960 La casa del terror (uncredited)
 1959 Angustia de un secreto (writer)
 1958 Las mil y una noches (adaptation)
 1957 La sombra del otro (adaptation)
 1957 Las aventuras de Pito Pérez (adaptation)
 1955 Escuela de vagabundos (adaptation)
 1950 Hipólito, el de Santa (screenplay)
 1949 Jalisco canta en Sevilla (writer)
 1949 Allá en el Rancho Grande (adaptation and dialogue)
 1946 La devoradora
 1945 La selva de fuego (screenplay)
 1941 Creo en Dios
 1939 The House of the Ogre (writer)
 1938 La zandunga (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1936 Let's Go with Pancho Villa (adaptation - as F.D. Fuentes)
 1936 Out on the Big Ranch (screenplay)
 1936 Petróleo (Documentary short)
 1934 Cruz Diablo
 1934 El compadre Mendoza (screenplay)
 1933 The Lark (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1933 La llorona
 1933 El anónimo
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F.D. Fuentes | Fernando de Fuentes Jr.
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